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6 Amazing Ideas That Are Part Of The Smart City Plan From Sidewalk Labs

February 25th, 2019 | by Steve Hanley

The Sidewalk Labs Smart City proposal for Toronto envisions wooden buildings made from cross laminated timber, modular construction, full digital connectivity, and robots in tunnels underneath bringing in consumer goods and managing the flow of waste products. It its vision too bold or not bold enough?


Portland Home To Tallest Wooden Building In The US

June 12th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley

The tallest wooden building in the US will be constructed in Portland, Oregon. CLT technology allows buildings to be constructed faster with less waste and with lower carbon emissions than steel or concrete structure.



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