George Mason UniversitySchool of Business

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Moving Forward with Mass Timber Buildings
October 3 from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
HITT Co-Lab at 2757 Hartland Road, Falls Church, VA 22043

Join the George Mason Center for Real Estate Entrepreneurship and the HITT Contracting Co-Lab for a mass timber lecture and case study tour of the new HITT Co-Lab, the first modern structural mass timber building in Northern Virginia.  

David Barber will be our guest lecturer on the properties, applications, and industry trends in the use of modern structural mass timber.  He is a Principal with multi-disciplinary engineering firm Arup, where he specializes in the fire safety of mass timber buildings. For over 20 years, David has assisted with fire testing, developing new timber technologies, authoring fire  safety design guides for construction, working with wood product suppliers and  completing fire safety solutions for mid-rise and high-rise timber buildings. David assists Arup in developing a US based team that works with researchers, architects and developers in the fire safety of timber structures.

To register, please go to https://learnmasstimber.eventbrite.com

Venue:HITT Co-Lab at 2757 Hartland Road, Falls Church, VA 22043
Starting:October 3rd 2019 at 5:30 pm
Ending:October 3rd 2019 at 7:00 pm
Contact Person:Eric Maribojoc
Contact Email:rmariboj@gmu.edu
Contact Phone:7039276712