San Antonio office building construction includes more wood

A beam with the stitching of wood is used to hold the Soto up Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019, in San Antonio, Texas. Much of the 140,600-square-foot, six-story office building is being constructed of wood — and less of concrete and steel. Proponents of what is called mass timber construction see it as an innovative way to offset greenhouse gases that contribute to climate change.

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