Courtesy of LEVER Architecture
Tall wood is an industry term to identify mass timber buildings that exceed the height limit for wood buildings set by the current International Building Code. Mass timber includes any product currently permitted for use in Type IV construction, such as Cross Laminated Timber, Structural Composite Lumber, glued-laminated timber, and large section sawn lumber.
ICC Ad Hoc Committee on Tall Wood Buildings
Full Presentation – 44:00 minutes
Part 1 - Fire Test Materials – 01:24 minutes
Part 2 - Fire Test – 03:08 minutes
Part 3 - Fire Test Results – 07:54 minutes