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An Overview of CLT Research and Implementation in North America

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Year of Publication
2016
Topic
Market and Adoption
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
General Application
Author
Shiling Pei
Douglas Rammer
Marjan Popovski
Tom Williamson
Philip Line
John van de Lindt
Year of Publication
2016
Country of Publication
Austria
Resource Type
Conference Paper
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
General Application
Topic
Market and Adoption
Keywords
Market
North America
Building Development
Research
Language
English
Conference / Proceeding
2016 World Conference on Timber Engineering
Notes
August 22-25, 2016, Vienna, Austria
Abstract
Although not yet seen as common practice, building with cross laminated timber (CLT) is gaining momentum in North America. Behind the scenes of the widely publicized project initiatives such as the Wood Innovation Design Centre Building in Canada and the...
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Approximate R-Factor for Cross-Laminated Timber Walls in Multistory Buildings

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue414
Year of Publication
2012
Topic
Seismic
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Shear Walls
Author
Shiling Pei
John van de Lindt
Marjan Popovski
Publisher
American Society of Civil Engineers
Year of Publication
2012
Country of Publication
United States
Resource Type
Journal Article
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Shear Walls
Topic
Seismic
Keywords
Maximum Credible Earthquake
North America
US
Construction Market
seismic behaviour
R-factor
Load resistance
Reverse Cyclic Test
Language
English
Series
Journal of Architectural Engineering
Abstract
Cross-laminated timber (CLT) is a wood construction technology that has been utilized in Europe for several decades and has become even more popular recently. Although the technology has been in existence for approximately 20 years, its seismic performan...
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Chapter 1: Introduction to Cross-Laminated Timber

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue807
Year of Publication
2011
Topic
General Information
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
General Application
Organization
FPInnovations
Year of Publication
2011
Country of Publication
Canada
Resource Type
Book Section
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
General Application
Topic
General Information
Keywords
North America
Codes
Construction
Language
English
Series
CLT Handbook - Canadian Edition
Abstract
Cross-laminated timber (CLT), an innovative engineered wood product developed in Europe, has been gaining increasing popularity in residential and non-residential applications in several countries. Numerous impressive buildings built around the world...
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Chapter 5: Connections in Cross-Laminated Timber Buildings

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue811
Year of Publication
2011
Topic
Connections
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
General Application
Author
Mohammad Mohammad
Williams Munoz
Organization
FPInnovations
Year of Publication
2011
Country of Publication
Canada
Resource Type
Book Section
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
General Application
Topic
Connections
Keywords
North America
Language
English
Series
CLT Handbook - Canadian Edition
Abstract
The light weight of cross-laminated timber (CLT) products combined with the high level of prefabrication involved, in addition to the need to provide wood-based alternative products and systems to steel and concrete, have significantly contributed to the...
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Chapter 5: Connections in Cross-Laminated Timber Buildings

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue824
Year of Publication
2013
Topic
Connections
Market and Adoption
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
General Application
Author
Mohammad Mohammad
Bradford Douglas
Douglas Rammer
Steven Pryor
Organization
Binational Softwood Lumber Council
FPInnovations
Year of Publication
2013
Country of Publication
Canada
United States
Resource Type
Book Section
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
General Application
Topic
Connections
Market and Adoption
Keywords
Code Acceptance
Fasteners
International Building Code
North America
Language
English
Series
CLT Handbook - US Edition
Abstract
The light weight of cross-laminated timber (CLT) products combined with the high level of prefabrication involved, in addition to the need to provide wood-based alternative products and systems to steel and concrete, have significantly contributed to the...
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Chapter 9: Acoustic Performance of Cross-Laminated Timber Assemblies

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue815
Year of Publication
2011
Topic
Acoustics and Vibration
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Walls
Floors
Author
Sylvain Gagnon
Jean-Luc Kouyoumji
Organization
FPInnovations
Year of Publication
2011
Country of Publication
Canada
Resource Type
Book Section
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Walls
Floors
Topic
Acoustics and Vibration
Keywords
North America
Residential
Sound Transmission Class
Impact Sound Insulation Class
Acoustic Performance
Multi-Residential
Non-Residential
US
Language
English
Series
CLT Handbook - Canadian Edition
Abstract
Adequate levels of noise/sound control in multi-family buildings are mandatory requirements of building codes in Canada, the United States, Europe, and most developed Asian countries. In many jurisdictions, these requirements are as strictly enforced as ...
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Chapter 10: Building Enclosure Design of Cross-Laminated Timber Construction

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Year of Publication
2011
Topic
Serviceability
Moisture
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Walls
Author
Graham Finch
Dave Ricketts
Jieying Wang
Constance Thivierge
Paul Morris
Organization
FPInnovations
Year of Publication
2011
Country of Publication
Canada
Resource Type
Book Section
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Walls
Topic
Serviceability
Moisture
Keywords
Airflow
Climate
Heat
Insulation
Moisture
North America
Language
English
Series
CLT Handbook - Canadian Edition
Abstract
Cross-laminated timber (CLT) has become popular in Europe for the prefabricated construction of wall, roof and flooring elements. The use of CLT in North America is gaining interest in both the construction and wood industries. Several North American man...
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Chapter 11: Environmental Performance of Cross-Laminated Timber

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Year of Publication
2013
Topic
Environmental Impact
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
General Application
Author
Jennifer O'Connor
Lisa Podesto
Alpha Barry
Blane Grann
Organization
Binational Softwood Lumber Council
FPInnovations
Year of Publication
2013
Country of Publication
Canada
United States
Resource Type
Book Section
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
General Application
Topic
Environmental Impact
Keywords
Life-Cycle Assessment
Mid-Rise
Volatile Organic Compounds
Environmental Footprint
North America
Sustainable Forest Practices
Indoor Air Quality
Language
English
Series
CLT Handbook - US Edition
Abstract
The environmental footprint of CLT is frequently discussed as potentially beneficial when compared to functionally equivalent non-wood alternatives, particularly concrete systems. In this Chapter, the role of CLT in sustainable design is addressed. The e...
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Chapter 12: Lifting and Handling of CLT Elements

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue818
Year of Publication
2011
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
General Application
Author
Sylvain Gagnon
Organization
FPInnovations
Year of Publication
2011
Country of Publication
Canada
Resource Type
Book Section
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
General Application
Keywords
North America
Construction
Lifting Systems
Prefabrication
Transportation
Language
English
Series
CLT Handbook - Canadian Edition
Abstract
Cross-laminated timber (CLT) construction is a relatively new process. There is therefore very little specific technical documentation for the erection of heavy structures designed and built with CLT panels. Current CLT manufacturers propose lifting syst...
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CLT Research: Available and Accessible to North American Building Designers

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue704
Year of Publication
2016
Topic
Market and Adoption
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
General Application
Author
Lisa Podesto
Scott Breneman
Publisher
Forest Products Society
Year of Publication
2016
Country of Publication
United States
Resource Type
Journal Article
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
General Application
Topic
Market and Adoption
Keywords
North America
Research
Language
English
Series
Wood Design Focus
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Free
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