The new Peavy Hall, Oregon State’s Forest Science Complex is under construction. The complex will demonstrate innovative uses of wood in building design and showcase different engineered wood products and materials …
New Life Cycle Assessments for wood products available
We recently completed Life Cycle Assessments (LCA) using new survey data from manufacturing facilities across the U.S. for Lumber, Plywood, Laminated Veneer Lumber, I-Joists, Oriented Strand Board, Laminated Strand Lumber, Hardboard, Cellulosic Fiberboard, and wood boilers. The new LCA reports were developed consistent with the Product Category Rules for North American Structural and Architectural Wood Products.
Come back soon for the peer reviewed publications covering these products.
With global urbanization trends, the demands for tall residential and mixed-use buildings in the range of 8~20 stories are increasing. One new structural system in this height range are tall …