When it comes to preserved wood, are you specifying the correct products? Did you know that there’s a difference between commercial and residential products? Learn more about the importance of specification from industry experts.

Image credit: Alex Jones | Unsplash

Image credit: Alex Jones | Unsplash

Register for the upcoming FREE webinar on February 16th:


Wood Webinar Wednesday – Wood Preservation – The DOs & DON’Ts for structural wood product applications


This webinar will focus on the importance of proper structural applications for preserved wood products, with demonstrated examples of best practices as well as what to avoid.

  • Application of preserved wood products for barns, fences and decks
  • Overview of available preserved wood products for structural applications
  • CSA 080 requirements for various structural products
  • Product longevity through proper applications
  • Best practices for installation and maintenance

Biography of presenter:

Ian Whittington, P. Eng, IWS Wood Products Inc.

Founded in 1998 IWS Specialises in the engineering and supply of complete

heavy timber packages for a wide range of applications and building typologies.

Ian utilises his extensive knowledge of structural wood engineering and provides complete wood packages that uses state of the art European design along with CNC technologies.

IWS works closely with their clients to provide the best solutions in engineering, architecture, and fabrication.

Ian has spent more than 36 years in the field, combining a traditional knowledge of materials with exploring ways to streamline the design process, utilising more accurate manufacturing processes.

His passion is the industrialisation of wood construction, with keen attention paid to the installation and erection of structures.


Feb 16 2022, 02:00 PM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Register here for February 16

Webinars hosted in partnership with the Canadian Wood Council.