April 2016

Breakfast Presentation & Tour of Weyerhaeuser Engineered Wood Plant

Organized by the APEGBC Richmond/Delta Branch

Status: Online registration is now closed. For space availability please contact [email protected] Thank you.
Date: Thursday, April 14, 2016
Time: 6:45 AM-10:00 AM: Breakfast, Presentation & Tour Apr. 14, 2016
Location: Breakfast: Twin Bridges Restaurant, 1080 Cliveden Avenue, Delta, BC
Presentation and Tour: Weyerhaeuser Engineered Wood Plant - 1272 Derwent Way, Delta, BC
Parking: On-site parking direction will be provided at the time of arrival.
Credit: 1.5 Informal Professional Development Hours (PDH)
Cost: $30   for members and guests who pre-register online.
$30   for EIT/GIT’s who pre-register online.
$25   for APEGBC student members who pre-register online.
$35   for anyone registering at the door (space permitting, cash only)
Note: The cost covers breakfast as well.
Note: Please read full description for special instructions.
Please join us for an informative tour of Weyerhaeuser Engineered Wood (Parallam) Plant.

The plant manufactures the high strength engineered wood product, Parallam Strand Lumber - PSL. Made from long, thin veneer strands of wood bonded together in a proprietary microwave process, Parallam PSL is unmatched for strength and consistency. Their technology delivers beams, headers, and columns that are strong, straight, long and stable, and makes efficient use of wood resources and minimizing waste.

Serving the residential, multi-family, and light commercial markets, their wood product business manufactures wide range of structural framing materials and provides building solutions from design to installation to support.

Special Instructions

For Safety Reasons, No Open Toe Shoes or High Heels To Be Worn Onsite! 

  • The facility will supply the the required safety equipment, e.g. safety vests & hard hats.
  • Be prepared to be outside for a walking tour, rain or shine.
  • Please follow the signs to “Administration” (2nd floor of the building straight ahead as you enter the entrance).
  • Additional information can be found at: http://wy.com/wood-products/

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