Construction Videos

How-to’s, product features and construction videos of interest to building professionals.

Noah’s Ark world’s largest freestanding timber-frame structure

The mammoth Ark Encounter project is being recognized as the world’s largest freestanding timber frame structure, with a total of 3.1 million board feet of timber used in its construction. A football field and a half long, the volume of the Biblically scaled Ark is the equivalent of 500 standard semi-truck trailers, and features...

36 Mass Timber Conference videos available on YouTube

If you missed the Mass Timber Conference in March and want to discover more about current opportunities and obstacles for cross-laminated timber, nail-laminated timber, glulam panels, laminated veneer lumber, and other mass timber construction in North America, there are now 36 videos from conference workshops posted on YouTube. Topics range from fire safety challenges...

APA Video Briefs address key construction tips and topics

APA – The Engineered Wood Association is reporting strong interest in its new series of short online “Video Briefs” that address key construction tips and topics. The videos, all under six minutes in length, are available for free viewing on the Association’s website, www.apawood.org, and YouTube channel. “We know that building professionals are looking...

Time lapse video: Minnesota McDonald’s constructed in 3 minutes

– New McDonald’s Restaurant Construction Captured With Time Lapse Cameras From brinnoUSA – Two time lapse cameras from brinnoUSA were recently used by professional photographer, Josh Banks, to film the construction of Courtesy Corporation’s newest McDonald’s restaurant located in Rochester, Minnesota. During the four month period of construction, Banks used the Brinno BCC 100...

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A Nashville hit! View the Best of the Frame Building Expo 2014

The Frame Building Expo is the only national tradeshow and education event devoted exclusively to post-frame builders. Nashville has always been a popular venue for the event, and this year did not disappoint. Attendance was strong and the mood was optimistic. Didn’t make it to the Expo? Or if you did, would you like to return for...

The Best of METALCON 2013

METALCON International is recognized worldwide by metal construction professionals as the ONE metal event where the “Who’s Who” attend. The 2013 event had more action in the exhibit hall, great education programs and more to see and do than ever before. Atlanta drew more than 5,600 visitors searching for products and answers to their...