Tag: mass timber

Wildfire Resiliency & Timber Innovations

Climate change impacts the health of our overly dense forests, and in recent years we have witnessed increasingly devastating wildfires. The repercussions of these fires extend far beyond the forests themselves, broadly impacting our water supply, air quality and economy (e.g., through cost and insurance implications). In this session, expert panelists will provide an overview…

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Keynote: From Pandemics to Wildfires, Sustainability and Resiliency in 2020 (and Beyond)

Billy Grayson, Urban Land Institute 2020 has been a tumultuous year, with our country facing down a pandemic, recession, wildfires, hurricanes, and a reckoning with a history of racism. This disruption has been a challenge for real estate and land use, but amidst this change there are reasons for optimism—including a growing global commitment to…

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Mass Timber Spec Offices: Developers Share Business Case on Real Deals

Get real business case information from leading developers who were among the first to use mass timber for commercial office buildings in the U.S. Hear first-hand how they are capitalizing on the aesthetic quality of timber buildings through leasing velocity, while realizing other benefits such as speed of construction. Will real numbers behind real deals…

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Virtual Building Tours-Day 1

Catalyst–Spokane,WA Five stories, 150,000 square feet First CLT office building in Washington State Panelists: Katerra and Michael Green Architecture The Soto–San Antonio, TX Six stories, 140,600 square feet A hybrid of DLT and glulam, and the first mass timber office building in Texas Panelists: Hixon Properties, BOKA Powell Architects, LakeǀFlato Architects Each tour will begin…

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