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Sindhu Mahadevan

Sindhu is an architect based in Perkins+Will’s Vancouver office. She has a background in mass timber design, and is interested in connecting the dots between sustainability and innovation through responsible material choices and thoughtful design decisions.

Nov 17, 2017

Mass Timber: A Primer and Top 5

Wood is gaining momentum as a modern construction material. Instead of limiting wood to low-rise, light frame application, we can now reimagine wood as an advanced structural system that produces communities with greater speed, efficiency and resilience. But what is mass timber and what unique advantages does it afford? We share our top five things you need to know. Read More +