Monthly Archives: January 2016

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WI adds items from Grass and Hafele to Acknowledged Product list

Woodwork Institute has added products from the following two Millwork Industry Partners to its list of Acknowledged Products. Grass hinges and drawer slide Woodwork Institute has recognized the following hinges and drawer slide from Grass America, Inc., as being in compliance with the Architectural Woodwork Standards’ minimum requirements: Grass Tiomos, Self-Close, Grade 2, 120° Opening [...]

January 26, 2016|Acknowledged Products|0 Comments

New FSC Certification Benefit Available to WI Affiliates

Woodwork Institute is excited to announce a partnership with Sustainable Northwest to provide WI Affiliates streamlined, affordable FSC certification. Sustainable Northwest provides a unique group certification program. In its group program, member businesses see an FSC auditor less than once every five years. The arrangement relies on a group manager who provides annual on-site technical [...]

January 21, 2016|Affiliate Benefit, News|0 Comments

WI honors Santa Barbara medical clinic project for architectural woodwork

The Woodwork Institute has honored Dennis Reeves, Inc., and Boulder Associates Architects with its Ralph B. McClure Craftsmanship Award and Bernard B. Barber, Jr., Award for Excellence for their work on the Sansum Clinic Foothill Medical Office Building in Santa Barbara. The McClure Craftsmanship Award honors exceptional craftsmanship and/or installation of architectural millwork by a [...]

January 14, 2016|Awards, News|0 Comments

Developing future North American standards for architectural woodwork

On August 15, 2014, the Architectural Woodwork Institute (AWI) received official approval as an American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Accredited Standards Developer of architectural woodwork standards. AWI pursued and achieved this status without notifying the Woodwork Institute or the other JSC standards partner, the Architectural Woodwork Manufacturers Association of Canada (AWMAC), while at the same [...]

January 4, 2016|News|0 Comments