The issue of insufficient and sometimes unsuitable housing is one that has plagued Canada’s First Nations for decades. It is a complex problem beset by environmental, logistical, infrastructure and governance challenges. It’s clear that innovative ideas and new ways of thinking must prevail
This past week, Rhomberg Holding Group founder and CEO Hubert Rhomberg presented the keynote at the Wood Design & Construction Solutions Conference in Vancouver, BC. His talk, Construction in the 21st Century – Rethinking the Design and Construction Process to Enhance Performance and Reduce Impact, touched on a topic that lies at the very heart of what we’re doing here at Element5.
Much has been written about the growth in mass timber construction, but it’s important to note that this growth is not just happening in Europe and North America. It is truly a global movement, with mass timber structures being built all over the world.