Have you ever wondered if there’s more to growing trees and producing timber than bunging a seedling in the ground? Well, there is.
In The Art and Science of Growing Wood episode you’ll discover that growing trees and producing timber is a complex, finely tuned process, involving everything from genetics to the latest sensor technology.
The second episode of the InFocus series we take a closer look at how laminated veneer lumber (LVL) is made and why it’s a popular choice for an increasing range of structural applications. The main raw material used to produce LVL is wood veneers.
In the third episode we look at the process from growing softwood to producing structural grade timber in a mill.
How cross laminated timber is made is the sublect of the fourth video in the series.