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TECHNICAL PROPERTIES OF TIMBER FROM FAST GROWN TREES

Objective

TO ESTABLISH A RELATION BETWEEN THE DIFFERENT FORESTRY TREATMENTS AND THE TECHNOLOGICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF TIMBER.

IT WILL BE DETERMINED:
- SAWN TIMBERS
- THE APTITUDE OF THE TIMBER

1 - SAWN TIMBERS PERFORMANTIAL CHARACTERISTICS IN ORDER TO CHECK THEIR APTITUDE TO BE USED IN FIELDS THAT ARE TRADITIONALLY USED FOR CONIFEROUS SAWN TIMBERS (STRUCTURAL USES SUCH AS CARPENTRY, HOUSES WITH TIMBER FRAME, INDUSTRIAL USES,...NOT STRUCTURAL USES SUCH AS INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR JOINNERIES, DECORATION, FURNITURE...)

2 - THE TIMBER'S APTITUDE FOR PEELING AND THE PERFORMANTIAL CHARACTERISTICS OF PLYWOOD MADE FROM THESE VENEERS.

Funding Scheme

CSC - Cost-sharing contracts

Coordinator

Association Forêt-Cellulose (AFOCEL)
Address
164 Boulevard Haussmann
75008 Paris
France