Building Officials: Free WoodWorks®
Now building officials have free access to the most widely used wood engineering software in the US and Canada. Use is limited to plans review within the building department (2 copies per department), and should be ordered by one contact per office.
Step 1: Download and install the software
Canadian Version (January 31, 2018)
Step 2: Open one of the WoodWorks programs. A registration Keycode window will open, and you will be prompted for a keycode. At the bottom of this window you will see a Software ID.
Step 3: Email this unique Software ID to WoodWorks Sales along with the following information:
Contact/User name (one per building department)
Building Department name
Address of Building Department
Contact telephone number and extension
Contact email address
Step 4: Upon verification of your building official status, a unique keycode will be emailed, limited for use within the building department.