Robert H. FalkEngineering Properties of Wood, Wood Based Materials and Structures
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|Publication Year: 2017|
Highlight ID: 1280
|A residential tornado safe room from commodity wood products|
Forest Service researchers designed a tornado safe room to be constructed from commodity wood building products and adaptable to existing homes. ...
|Publication Year: 2010|
Highlight ID: 170
|Centennial Edition, Wood Handbook—Wood as an Engineering Material|
The Wood Handbook—Wood as an Engineering Material serves as a primary reference document for a wide variety of users-from the general public through architects and design engineers who use wood in highly engineered structures. ...
|Wood as a Sustainable Building Material|
The Wood Handbook is an unparalleled resource and has many practical and technical uses but, literally, it all starts here: Chapter One - Wood as a Sustainable Building Material...
|Talking Tornadoes on Television:|
Spurred by a recent outbreak of tornadoes across the U.S., a Milwaukee news team visited the Forest Products Laboratory to talk about what we’re doing to help keep people safer in these life-threatening storms...
|New Life for Demolished Decks|
Millions of pounds of chemically treated wood end up in our nation's landfills each year, but much of it still has plenty of useful life left...