Five of these commodities, dressed lumber
, metal coils, intermodal containers, heavy vehicles and machinery and large boulders, had been the focus of research conducted by the Canadian Council of Motor Transport Administrators (CCMTA).
It also establishes commodity-specific securement standards for the transportation of logs, dressed lumber
, metal coils, paper rolls, intermodal containers; cars, light trucks and vans; heavy vehicles, equipment and machinery; flattened or crushed cars; roll-on/roll-off containers; and large boulders.
A combine was formed by three companies, with the objective of completely controlling the dressed lumber
business, based upon the Woodworth planer patent.
By 2002, the only volume estimate reported by Census was for dressed lumber
consumed by the pallet industry.
In many instances, warp develops in dressed lumber
that is stored at the planer mill for weeks or months.
The objective of this study was to evaluate the impacts of different curve sawing techniques on the quality and value of dry and dressed lumber
with respect to drying degrade and MSR.
The maker of dimensional and dressed lumber
had carved out a niche market for itself as a cut-to-order mill catering to the mining industry in northeastern Quebec in its earliest days.
By next summer, Bigras is confident French River Forest Products will have dozens of contracts with wholesalers interested in purchasing dozens of grades of rough and dressed lumber
for a large variety of uses.