This technical briefing which has been developed by the Western Red Cedar Export Association in British Columbia, Canada, provides background, technical and practical information relating to the use of cedar in construction.
The talk covers topics that include forest management and certification, life cycle analysis, wood properties and applications, product grades and sizes, building codes overview, and installation. References are provided, serving as sources of further information.
Audiences will come away with an appreciation of the unique collection of properties and characteristic of this durable and splendid wood.
The talk is presented by Patrick Cooper who is responsible for Market Development at Canada Wood UK