Session 3C: Tall Timber

30 October 2017
1:45 PM – 3:15 PM

Tall timber high-rises are emerging as a significant innovation in skyscraper structural engineering. New structures around the world are illustrating the environmental and cost benefits of timber, while proving its durability and safety. This session will explore specific tall timber developments, including 25 King in Brisbane, TallWood House at Brock Commons in Vancouver, and Framework in Portland.

Chair: Terri Boake
Professor, University of Waterloo, Toronto
Philip Vivian
Director, Bates Smart, Sydney
Robert Foster
Lecturer in Civil Engineering, University of Cambridge, Brisbane
Thomas Robinson
Founder/Principal, LEVER Architecture, Portland

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