Building Materials Safety Coalition

Masonry and Steel. Architects and engineers will tell you that if you want a commercial building to last, you will build it with masonry and steel. The timber industry is spending millions of dollars lobbying for incentives and preferrential treatment to commercial buildings that will take a risk and use cross-laminated timber (CLT) for their structural designs. 

We want to keep our communities safe and build with proven sustainable materials. Our Local is proud to be part of the Building Materials Safety Coalition, and would ask all of our members to take the time to familiarize yourself with the facts by visiting the website below: