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reThink Wood - Wood Design Tools and Calculators
reThink Wood - Wood Design Tools and Calculators
Description: Building designers have a range of software options to choose from for the design of all-wood buildings as well as hybrid structures of wood and other materials. Architects and engineers are now equipped with a variety of tools that support the wood design process—from links to design guides and...

reThink Wood - Green Building
reThink Wood - Green Building
Description: In addition to requirements designed to ensure safety and structural performance, there are a growing number of codes, standards and rating systems that seek to incorporate green building concepts to minimize a building's environmental impact. Wood can help to meet requirements — including...

reThink Wood - Reduced Impact
reThink Wood - Reduced Impact
Description: Life cycle assessment (LCA) studies consider the environmental impacts of materials over their entire life cycle, from extraction or harvest of raw materials through manufacturing, transportation, installation, use, maintenance and disposal or recycling. These studies consistently show that wood...

reThink Wood - New and Innovative Wood Uses
reThink Wood - New and Innovative Wood Uses
Description: Innovative new technologies and building systems have enabled longer wood spans, taller walls and higher buildings, contributing to a wider range of wood construction system solutions and building opportunities. Cross laminated timber (CLT), parallel strand lumber (PSL), glued laminated timber...

reThink Wood - Seismic
reThink Wood - Seismic
Description: Years of research and building code development have proven that wood-frame and hybrid structures can meet or exceed the most demanding earthquake design requirements. Forces in an earthquake are proportional to the structure’s weight and wood is substantially lighter than steel or concrete. The...

reThink Wood - Structural Performance and Systems
reThink Wood - Structural Performance and Systems
Description: Wood's structural performance capabilities make it appropriate for a broad range of applications — from the light-duty repetitive framing common in small structures to the larger and heavier framing systems used to build arenas, schools and other large buildings. Engineered wood products offer...

reThink Wood - Podium Design in Mid-Rise Construction
reThink Wood - Podium Design in Mid-Rise Construction
Description: Mid-rise podium construction, with multiple stories of wood framing over a concrete first story, has been popular for many years as a way to take advantage of wood’s cost effectiveness while maintaining a more traditional commercial construction type below. Recently, some innovative designers...

reThink Wood - Renewable Resource
reThink Wood - Renewable Resource
Description: Wood grows naturally and is renewable. Responsible forest management helps to ensure that forests are legally harvested and managed to meet society's long-term demand for forest products. Sustainable forest management involves meeting society’s need for forest products and other benefits, while...

reThink Wood - Wood In The Modern Economy
reThink Wood - Wood In The Modern Economy
Description: Major Employer, Jobs and Development Wood products play a significant role in a modern economy. By making forest sustainability and innovation top priorities, the wood products industry will continue to be a significant employer and supporter of rural economies. The environmental benefits...

reThink Wood - Durable & Adaptable Construction Material
reThink Wood - Durable & Adaptable Construction Material
Description: Wood’s light weight and workability make it easy to apply to specific applications. With the exception of major members that are made to spec off-site, wood can be adapted in the field, allowing quick solutions if changes are required. Wood is also well suited to additions and retrofits, and wood...

reThink Wood - Fire
reThink Wood - Fire
Description: Building codes require all building systems to perform to the same level of safety, regardless of material used. Wood-frame construction has a proven safety and performance record for fire protection, and the addition of sprinkler systems, fire-resistance-rated wall and floor/ceiling assemblies,...

reThink Wood - Wind Resistance
reThink Wood - Wind Resistance
Description: Wind load requirements are covered under the national code standards but may vary from jurisdiction depending on wind zones. Wood has inherent characteristics that make it ideal in areas prone to high wind. All buildings are at risk during high winds and each structure, with its own unique set...

reThink Wood - Wood Costs Less
reThink Wood - Wood Costs Less
Description: MATERIAL AND BUILDING Wood products sold in North America offer advantages in terms of material, construction and environmental costs. Wood typically costs less—economically and environmentally—while delivering more in terms of its beauty, versatility and performance. Project Costs: Wood can be...