Glulam and laminated veneered timber: Fact sheet no. 4
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This wood for good fact sheet offers readers an introduction to the topic of glulam and laminated veneered lumber.
The sheet covers the properties, specification, standard lengths and widths and the species of both glulam and laminated veneered lumber (LVL).
- Standard widths
- Standard lengths
- Laminated veneered lumber (LVL)
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This wood for good fact sheet is an introductory guide to engineered wood.
This sheet briefly explains engineered wood and then discusses the creation process and a number of the benefits of the different types of engineered woods available, included in which are: engineered timber beams (I-beams), heat treated...
Defined as wood which has been treated with a chemical, biological or physical agent to enhance its performance, Modified wood products (MWPs) are an area of almost constant change, with new techniques being developed all the time.
The seemingly unrelenting changes and improvements in MWPs make the need for...