Work to resume on Peavy project

Oregon State University is pointing to a manufacturing glitch as the culprit in the failure of a cross-laminated timber panel in a campus construction project last month but says the problem has been fixed and installation of CLT panels will resume in the next few weeks.

A 4-foot-by-20-foot section of subflooring gave way and fell March 14 in the George W. Peavy Forest Science Center when the CLT panel reportedly delaminated at one end.