The Timber Frame Engineering Council or TFEC is a group within the Timber Framers Guild. Our members are dedicated to advancing the technology of timber frame engineering.

TFEC objectives include:

  • Provide an open forum for the discussion of engineering topics.
  • Promote appropriate research to advance timber frame and SIP technology.
  • Produce technical publications and articles on various topics.
  • Advocate amendments to building codes and technical standards.
  • Conduct engineering sessions in conjunction with TFG Conferences.
  • Membership is open to any member of the Timber Framers Guild with an interest in timber frame engineering.