Some of the province’s leading architects, engineers and project teams received Wood Design Awards at the 16th annual Ontario Wood WORKS! celebration in Toronto.The awards honour people and organizations that, through design excellence, advocacy and innovation are advancing the use of wood in all types of construction.
"We are pleased to recognize excellence in modern architecture and to honour leadership in wood design and construction," said Marianne Berube, executive director of the Ontario Wood WORKS! program.
"The winning projects showcase the many benefits of wood construction such as sustainability, versatility and cost-effectiveness."
Ontario Wood WORKS! presented 13 awards at the event in Toronto.
Ten awards went to specific wood projects while three were given to professionals for contributions to the building industry that advance the case for wood design and construction.