Province Gives $1.4 Million for UBC Wood Research ChairMicroform - 2006
Announces that British Columbia is contributing $1.4 million towards a Chair in Wood Building Design and Construction at the University of British Columbia as part of its plan to tackle the mountain pine beetle epidemic and find new uses for beetle-affected timber. The Province is partnering with the university and the forest industry to attract a world-class expert who will bring together architectural, engineering and wood science and technology students to further the design, development and uses of structural wood products. Describes additional expectations for the position.--Includes text from document.
Publisher: [Victoria] : British Columbia, Ministry of Forests and Range, 
Description: 2 p
Branch Call Number: MF BC-DOC 2008-00251