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The Woodwork Institute is growing

The Woodwork Institute has added two new Directors of Architectural Services to its staff and is expanding its presence in the Pacific Northwest. WI’s Directors of Architectural Services provide a wealth of knowledge to the architectural community and the construction industry. Their primary focus is compliance verification (inspection services) through WI’s Certified Compliance, Monitored Compliance, and Certified Seismic Installation programs. [...]

July 27, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Woodwork Institute is growing

2017 Roster and Resource Guide available

2017 Roster and Resource Guide available  The Woodwork Institute 2017 Affiliate Roster and Resource Guide is now available for download as a PDF. The new 2017 Roster lists all affiliates of the Woodwork Institute: Accredited Millwork Companies are listed: In alphabetical order By Woodwork Institute Inspector By state and county Certified Millwork Professionals are listed: By Accredited [...]

July 25, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 2017 Roster and Resource Guide available

Ohio student awarded Bernhauer scholarship

Lauren Biltz The Woodwork Institute C.E. Bernhauer Jr. Scholarship Foundation has awarded a $1,000 scholarship to a future member of the architectural community. Lauren Biltz of Berlin Heights, Ohio, applied as a high school senior and is now pursuing a degree in Architectural and Environmental Design with a minor in business at Kent [...]

December 20, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Ohio student awarded Bernhauer scholarship

NAAWS now available in U.S. print edition

NAAWS is also still available as a free PDF. The new North American Architectural Woodwork Standard is now available in a colorful U.S. print edition for only $30. There have been more than 1,200 downloads of the PDF version of the new standard, and now a print edition is available. It has all the [...]

October 6, 2016|News, Publication, Woodwork Standards|Comments Off on NAAWS now available in U.S. print edition

WI Response to AIA LinkedIn Group Comment on Standards

It has come to the attention of the Woodwork Institute that questions about NAAWS versus AWS2 were raised in AIA’s private LinkedIn Group. Following is WI’s response. First, WI greatly appreciated the collaboration among AWI, AWMAC and WI on the Architectural Woodwork Standards, editions 1 and 2. However, AWI chose to pursue ANSI SDO accreditation [...]

August 16, 2016|Woodwork Standards|Comments Off on WI Response to AIA LinkedIn Group Comment on Standards

WI, AWMAC to develop new woodwork standard

Representatives of WI and AWMAC after the two organizations signed an agreement to develop a new woodwork standard. From left, Rob Gustafson, Clare Smith, Bruce Humphrey, Scott McVittie, Carlo DeFrancesco, Heather Zertuche, Larry White, Ray Cerulli, and Rudy Bardeck. The Woodwork Institute and the Architectural Woodwork Manufacturers Association of Canada finalized an agreement [...]

March 17, 2016|News, Woodwork Standards|0 Comments

WI Details: Standards, AIACC, and plans for the future

The Winter 2016 issue of your WI Affiliate newsletter — Details — is now available online. In this issue: Developing future North American standards for architectural woodwork Woodwork Institute stepping up promotion of Affiliate companies California architects endorse Woodwork Institute New Chair Ray Cerulli sees national growth for WI Bernhauer Foundation awards scholarships to future members [...]

March 15, 2016|News, Publication|0 Comments

WI’s Bernhauer Foundation awards scholarships to future members of woodwork industry

The Woodwork Institute C.E. Bernhauer, Jr., Scholarship Foundation has awarded a $2,000 scholarship to each of two future members of the woodwork industry. As a high school senior, Caleb Harrison worked at Wood Works by the Lake, where he was one of three employees building custom furniture. He is a freshman at Upper Iowa University [...]

February 2, 2016|News, Scholarships|0 Comments

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