TECHNICAL TOURS 

  1. Timber Buildings Tours 1 and 2
  2. Timber Buildings Tour 3
  3. Wood Research Labs Tour


Timber Buildings Tours

La Conférence régionale de Élus de la Capitale nationale, Nordic Engineered Wood  and cecobois organize two guided tours of innovative timber buildings in Quebec City. The tours will depart and return at the Québec City Convention Centre. During the visit, each building will be presented by the engineer and/or the architect of the project. The participants will be organized in groups up to 25 people. The tours will be presented in English (French speaking groups could be organized if enough participants are interested).
 
Timber Buildings Tour 1
Sunday, August 10, 2014
8:30 - 17:00
Includes the visit of 5 timber buildings :

1.    Télus Soccer Stadium and the Super PEPS Hall, Université Laval

2.    G. H. Kruger Pavilion , Université Laval

3.    Teraxion Administrative Building

4.    BMR (Group Dynaco)

5.    STGM Office

Lunch at the Wendake Museum Restaurant

Cost: CAD $80

Timber Buildings Tour 2
Thursday, August 14, 2014
14:00 - 18:30
Includes the visit of 3 timber buildings :

1.   Fond’Action Building

2. Chauveau's soccer complex

3. IGA Boischatel

 
Cocktail at the end of the tour
 
Cost: CAD $40




Timber Buildings Tour 3 - Montréal
Friday, August 15, 2014
8:00 - 19:00
The tour will depart from and return to the Québec City Convention Centre, and includes the visit of 2 timber buildings : Complexe Sportif CAPCE and Stade St-Michel (under construction). Registration fee includes the visits, transportation in a comfortable bus and lunch in Montreal. Space is limited.
Cost: CAD $100

Click HERE to register for the Timber Buildings Tour 3



Photo credit : Saucier + Perrotte Architects/ HCMA

Wood Research Labs Tour

The Université Laval and FPInnovations offer the possibility to visit their wood research laboratories, located in Quebec City. The tour will depart and return at the Québec City Convention Centre. The participants will be organized in groups up to 30 people. The tours will be presented in English (French speaking groups could be organized if enough participants are interested).
 
Wood Research Labs Tour
Thursday, August 14, 2014
14:00 - 17:30
Includes the visit of 2 research facilities :

1.    FPInnovations

2.    CRMR Laboratory, Université Laval
 
Cost: CAD $30