Laminated veneer lumber


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Laminated veneer lumber

Engineered wood product in which wood veneers are glued together in thick sections for use as beams or other structural members. LVL is stronger, straighter, and less prone to warping or shrinkage than conventional lumber and does not require the destruction of mature trees.
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Outdoor exposure tests of structural laminated veneer lumber 1: Evaluation of the physical properties after six years.
Roseburg makes a range of products, including softwood and hardwood plywood, particle board, medium density fiberboard and engineered wood products, such as laminated veneer lumber and I-joists.
Structural composite lumber (SCL) includes laminated veneer lumber and parallel strand lumber.
According to Allen, The Springfield Group is one of the largest privately held manufacturers of softwood and hardwood veneers for the engineered wood products industry It is a major supplier of green and dry veneers to the laminated veneer lumber industry and has six facilities in western Oregon and one in Fitzgerald, Ga.
In the heart of Oregon's Willamette Valley, another mill has retooled itself to turn small timber into specialty and commodity products, particularly structural engineered items such as laminated veneer lumber. Led by R.F.
Raute is a technology and service provider to companies operating in the wood products industry that manufacture veneer, plywood, LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber) and sawn timber.
Therefore, the objective of the current study was to investigate the impacts that thermal modification processing has on the durability of commercial plywood, oriented strand board (OSB), laminated strand lumber (LSL), and laminated veneer lumber (LVL).
Roseburg makes a variety of products, including softwood and hardwood plywood, particleboard, medium density fiberboard, and engineered wood products, such as laminated veneer lumber - or LVL - and I-joists.
The news of Fibratech Manufacturing Inc.'s $50-million capital investment in a proposed laminated veneer lumber manufacturing mill is helping to take the sting out of the Ontario government's June announcement that Atikokan's 20-year-old coal-fired generating station is slated for closure in 2007.
These goods include laminated veneer lumber and products made from it such as wood I beams, glulam beams, oriented standboard, and similar panel products.