BT Lectures

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Lectures are held at 12:30-2:00 p.m. in Room 7-431 unless noted.

Apr 23, 2018 - 12:30pm

As concerns about climate change mount and designers seek more sustainable ways to build, there has been a resurgence of interest in building with timber. After a brief look back at the history of wood as a structural material, this talk will explore the opportunities and challenges of modern mass timber building systems.