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Congratulations to Stantec!

Stantec’s San Francisco office was recently presented with WI’s Bernard B. Barber Jr. Award for Excellence for the incorporation of architectural woodwork design elements within the Santa Clara Valley Medical Center. Shown receiving the award are, from left, Senior Design Coordinator Alan Codd, Senior Architect Steven Bruneel, and Project Architect Al [...]

2018-11-28T14:13:29+00:00November 28, 2018|Awards, News|Comments Off on Congratulations to Stantec!

Woodwork Institute names new Fellows

Byron K. Taylor William (Bill) Fenstermacher Mike Hansen Bruce Humphrey Stanley R. (Rob) Gustafson The WI Fellowship Award honors individuals for their lifetime of significant achievements and service to the woodworking industry. Our most recent inductees are: [...]

2018-11-16T15:31:45+00:00November 19, 2018|Awards, News|Comments Off on Woodwork Institute names new Fellows

In Memoriam: Clayton “Clay” Davison

The Woodwork Institute regrets to announce the passing last month of Clayton “Clay” Davison after a lengthy battle against cancer. Always passionate about his business and the architectural millwork industry, Clay was a long-standing and well-liked member of the millwork community. Clay is survived by his wife, Linda, and his sons, Lowell and Justin. [...]

2018-11-15T12:53:36+00:00November 15, 2018|In Memoriam, News|Comments Off on In Memoriam: Clayton “Clay” Davison

WI  Foundation awards scholarships to future members of woodworking industry

Bryce Ahlers Moriah Ross Katherine Roux The Woodwork Institute C.E. Bernhauer Jr. Scholarship Foundation has recently awarded a number of scholarships to future members of the woodwork industry. The following students have received funds from WI to further their education: Bryce Ahlers – [...]

2018-11-02T13:37:31+00:00November 2, 2018|News, Scholarships|Comments Off on WI  Foundation awards scholarships to future members of woodworking industry

Northwestern Design and Stantec win WI awards

The Woodwork Institute has honored Northwestern Design and Stantec in its 2018 Awards Program. Northwestern Design, of Grants Pass, Oregon, received the Ralph B. McClure Craftsmanship Award for its work on the Stanford Hoover Office Building and Conference Center. The McClure Craftsmanship Award honors exceptional craftsmanship and/or installation of architectural millwork by a Woodwork Institute member. In selecting this project for [...]

2018-10-22T19:47:45+00:00October 23, 2018|Awards, News|Comments Off on Northwestern Design and Stantec win WI awards

Dick McClure retiring from Woodwork Institute

Dick McClure — Director of Marketing and Architectural Services for the Woodwork Institute — is retiring October 22 after 40 years in the architectural millwork industry. Dick has been a premium shop owner and WI member, and has served on both the Board of Directors and Technical Committee. Most recently, he has been WI's Director of [...]

2018-11-13T14:05:30+00:00October 16, 2018|News|Comments Off on Dick McClure retiring from Woodwork Institute

Introducing your new local connection to the expertise of the Woodwork Institute

Chris Justice The Woodwork Institute has hired Chris Justice as its Director of Architectural Services (DAS) for the Northern California region.Chris has more than 17 years of experience with cabinet shops in the Foothill area of Northern California, most recently as a shop foreman in Grass Valley. Chris brings a strong knowledge of the construction industry and excellent customer [...]

2018-07-30T15:47:29+00:00July 31, 2018|News|Comments Off on Introducing your new local connection to the expertise of the Woodwork Institute

Longtime Woodwork Institute CEO Rob Gustafson Retires

Kerry DePape, left, and Larry White, middle, both of the Architectural Woodwork Manufacturers Association of Canada, present a plaque to Rob Gustafson, retiring CEO of the Woodwork Institute. Photo courtesy of Gary Sidhu. The Woodwork Institute congratulates Stanley “Rob” Gustafson, its longtime CEO, on his retirement after more than 20 years with [...]

2018-04-19T16:32:38+00:00April 20, 2018|News, Woodwork Standards|Comments Off on Longtime Woodwork Institute CEO Rob Gustafson Retires

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 [...]

2018-04-09T13:16:21+00:00October 6, 2016|News, Publication, Woodwork Standards|Comments Off on NAAWS now available in U.S. print edition

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 [...]

2018-04-09T13:16:21+00:00March 17, 2016|News, Woodwork Standards|0 Comments