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To develop basic understanding of anatomical, physical, and mechanical properties of solid wood and wood products. Principles of lumber manufacturing, veneer wood and preservation techniques. Some basic concepts of manufacture of wood composites including particleboard, fiberboard, oriented strandboard, and waferboard will also be reviewed. Paper production will also be covered.


Course Information

  • Course Code: NREM 1214
  • Course Delivery: On Campus
  • Course Duration: Class 3, Lab 2
  • Course Credits: 4