Technical/Environmental Research

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Title Author Datesort ascending Reports Area
Opportunities and Challenges for SPF use in Post and Beam Construction in Japan
COFI/ Edward Matsuyama
2008 Sign in to view this report Wood Building Systems
Value-Added - FII-MDP-08-0052 Coating of Hot-Oil Treated Siding Using MPB Impacted Lodgepole Pine
FPInnovations - Forintek Division
2008 Sign in to view this report Secondary Manufacturing, Mountain Pine Beetle Wood
Engineered Wood - FII-MDP-08-0071 Manufacturing and Testing of Glulams Made from MPB Laminating Stock Treated with Copper-cobiocide
FPInnovations - Forintek Division
2008 Sign in to view this report Mountain Pine Beetle Wood, Engineered Wood Products
Pulp & Paper - FII-MDP-08-0014 In-refiner Bleaching of Mechanical Pulps from MPB-infested Bluestained Lodgepole Pine Chips
FPInnovations - Paprican Division
2008 Sign in to view this report Pulp And Paper, Mountain Pine Beetle Wood
Composite Panels - FII-MDP-08-0074 High Temperature Preheating of Beetle Killed Pine for Optimizing Processing of MPB Wood into Strand Based Composites
UBC Department of Wood Science
2008 Sign in to view this report Mountain Pine Beetle Wood, Engineered Wood Products
Comparison of Lumber Recovery and Value Yields when Processing Green S-P-F Logs and Grey-stage (5+ years) Mountain Pine Beetle Attacked Logs, Part 1. Quesnel Sawmill - September 2007
FPInnovations - Forintek
2008 Sign in to view this report Mountain Pine Beetle Wood
Improved Processing Efficiency of Post Mountain Pine Beetle Wood
FPInnovations - Forintek Division
2007 Sign in to view this report Mountain Pine Beetle Wood
Detection Methods of Internal Checks and Rots in Mountain Pine Beetle Lumber
UBC - Department of Wood Science
2007 Sign in to view this report Mountain Pine Beetle Wood
Comparing the Flatwise Modulus of Elasticity (Eflat) of Green Lodgepole Pine Lumber & Grey-Stage Dry MPB Lumber
FII - Internal Project
2007 Sign in to view this report Mountain Pine Beetle Wood
Finishing of Mountain Pine Beetle Affected Lodgepole Wood
UBC - Department of Wood Science
2007 Sign in to view this report Secondary Manufacturing, Mountain Pine Beetle Wood