FORT 576 (01) - Forest Products and Wood Science

Forest Products and Wood Sci.

Durham   Thompson School of Applied Sci :: Forest Technology
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 56690
Special Fees: $41.00
Basics of structure and properties of wood as a raw material. Conversion of logs to lumber at Thompson School sawmill. Lumber and log grading and measuring. Studies in processing efficiency, lumber drying, and physical plant operations. Introduction to paper, veneer, and chip products. Marketing of forest products. 2 lec/1 4-hr lab.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Equivalent(s): FORT 476
Instructors: Michael Simmons

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 MW 10:10am - 11:00am PTNM 111
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 W 1:10pm - 5:00pm SAWMIL 102