ABOUT THE CANADIAN WOOD COUNCIL

We represent the Canadian wood products industry through a national federation of associations. The Canadian Wood Council provides technical and knowledge transfer services relating to Building Codes, Standards and Regulations. More  >

Why build with wood

Safe

Wood buildings, meet, and in some cases exceed, the safety requirements of the Building Code.

Strong

Today’s wood buildings and products are durable.

Sophisticated

Advanced research and technology are expanding the application options for wood products.

Sustainable

Wood is the only renewable building material that is harvested from responsibly managed forests.

Safe

Wood buildings, meet, and in some cases exceed, the safety requirements of the Building Code.

Strong

Today’s wood buildings and products are durable.

Sophisticated

Advanced research and technology are expanding the application options for wood products.

Sustainable

Wood is the only renewable building material that is harvested from responsibly managed forests.

Safe

Wood buildings, meet, and in some cases exceed, the safety requirements of the Building Code.

Strong

Today’s wood buildings and products are durable.

Sophisticated

Advanced research and technology are expanding the application options for wood products.

Sustainable

Wood is the only renewable building material that is harvested from responsibly managed forests.

WHAT’S NEW?

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Submissions now being accepted for the Wood Design & Building Awards!

The Wood Design & Building Awards program invites North American and International entries for 2019 -honouring excellence in wood architecture. Submit your projects today!

Hiring – Technical Advisor Position

Ontario Wood WORKS! is hiring a Technical Advisor. The successful candidate will have strong technical, organizational, managerial, business and communication skills, with a strong emphasis on interpersonal skills (dealing directly with design and construction professionals). Sales experience, particularly in wood products, is also desirable. 

The Canadian Wood Council Welcomes Kevin McKinley as President & CEO

The CWC announced Kevin McKinley as President & CEO, effective September 30. Kevin is a highly experienced and well-regarded leader, with previous work experience at the Canadian Network of Agencies for Regulation, International Organization for Standardization (ISO), and the Standards Council of Canada.

Reader Survey – Wood Design & Building Magazine

Your opinion matters to us! Complete the reader survey for your chance to win one of four visa gift cards valued at $350 each! 

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WHAT’S NEW?

Submissions now being accepted for the Wood Design & Building Awards!

The Wood Design & Building Awards program invites North American and International entries for 2019 -honouring excellence in wood architecture. Submit your projects today!

Hiring – Technical Advisor Position

Ontario Wood WORKS! is hiring a Technical Advisor. The successful candidate will have strong technical, organizational, managerial, business and communication skills, with a strong emphasis on interpersonal skills (dealing directly with design and construction professionals). Sales experience, particularly in wood products, is also desirable. 

The Canadian Wood Council Welcomes Kevin McKinley as President & CEO

The CWC announced Kevin McKinley as President & CEO, effective September 30. Kevin is a highly experienced and well-regarded leader, with previous work experience at the Canadian Network of Agencies for Regulation, International Organization for Standardization (ISO), and the Standards Council of Canada.

Reader Survey – Wood Design & Building Magazine

Your opinion matters to us! Complete the reader survey for your chance to win one of four visa gift cards valued at $350 each! 

More  >

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