The Business Case for Building with Wood

How wood construction can contribute to process efficiency, sustainability, and marketability
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By Juliet Grable

End Notes

1 Mattson-Teig, Beth. “Big Banks Remain Conservative on Construction Loans.” Construction Dive. 14 Feb. 2018. Web. 8 Nov. 2018.

2 Slowey, Kim et al. “8 construction trends to watch in 2018.” Construction Dive. 8 Jan. 2018. Web. 8 Nov. 2018.

3How is MEP accommodated in exposed mass timber buildings-e.g., CLT and NLT wall and floor/roof panels?” WoodWorks Wood Products Council. September 2018. Web. 8 Nov. 2018.

4 McClain, Ricky. “Getting Down to Business: The Cost/Value Proposition of Timber Offices.” WoodWorks Wood Products Council. 10 Sep. 2018. Web. 8 Nov. 2018.

5 Jackson, Robert et al. “Mass Timber: Knowing Your Options.” Structure. January 2017. Web. 8 Nov. 2018.

6Inspiration through Innovation.” WoodWorks Wood Products Council. 2017. Web. 8 Nov. 2018.

7 Pyati, Archana “Faster Project Delivery Is a Hidden Feature of Sustainable Mass Timber.” Urban Land Institute. 3 May 2017. Web. 8 Nov. 2018.

8Glulam.” APA – The Engineered Wood Association. 15 Sep. 2018. Web. 8 Nov. 2018.

9 Gu, Hongmei and Bergman, Richard. “Life Cycle Assessment and Environmental Building Declaration for the Design Building at the University of Massachusetts.” General Technical Report FPL–GTR–255. Forest Products Laboratory. February 2018. Web. 8 Nov. 2018.

10 Smith, Ryan and Kretschmann, David E. “Solid Timber from Blue Stain Beetle Killed Ponderosa Pine: Phase 1.” Research in Progress RIP-471-026. Forest Products Laboratory and University of Utah. USDA Forest Service. September 2018. Web. 8 Nov. 2018.

11 Bysheim, Kristian et al. “Building materials and wellbeing in indoor environments.” Report No. 88. Wood2Know. Norsk Treteknisk Institutt. March 2016. Web. 8 Nov. 2018.

12 Nyrud, Anders Q. and Bringslimark, Tina. “Is interior wood use psychologically beneficial? A review of psychological responses toward wood.” Wood and Fiber Science. April 2010. Web. 8 Nov. 2018.

13Which Building Materials Can Block Wi-Fi Signals?” EyeSaaS. 15 Sep. 2018. Web. 8 Nov. 2018.

14Wood: Advancing Environmental Learning and Leadership.” reThink Wood. September 2018. Web. 8 Nov. 2018.

15Precision Fabrication.” Lever Architecture. September 2018. Web. 8 Nov. 2018.

16Construction Advantages Sell Hotel Developer on CLT.” WoodWorks Wood Products Council. Web. 14 Nov. 2018.

17ULI Case Studies: One North.” Urban Land Institute. September 2018. Web. 8 Nov. 2018.

18 Slowey, Kim. “The next wave of design: Why wellness minded spaces are on the rise.” Construction Dive. 26 Jan. 2017. Web. 8 Nov. 2018.

19 Grauerholz, Mary. “High-performance, energy-efficient homes dominate millennial real estate market.” U.S. Green Building Council. Spring 2018. Web. 8 Nov. 2018.

20 Ulrich, RS. “View through a window may influence recovery from surgery.” U.S. National Library of Medicine. National Institute of Health. National Center for Biotechnology Information. Web. 8 Nov. 2018.

21 Lerner, Abby and Stopka, Mike. “The Financial Benefits of Biophilic Design in the Workplace: A Review and Summary of Current Research.” Mist Environment. 1 July 2016. Web. 8 Nov. 2018.

22 Fell, David. “Wood and Human Health.” FP Innovations. September 2018. Web. 8 Nov. 2018.

23 Berninger, Michelle. “T3 Becomes First Wired Certified Building in Minneapolis.” High-Tech Buildings Press Release. WiredScore. 13 Oct. 2015. Web. 8 Nov. 2018.

24Breaking Convention with Wood Offices.” WoodWorks Wood Products Council. Web. 14 Nov. 2018.

Juliet Grable is an independent writer and editor focused on building science, resilient design, and environmental sustainability. She contributes to continuing education courses and publications through Confluence Communications. www.confluencec.com

 

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