IRVYI = 0) gained from the aforementioned change in product mix if the average dimension lumber
prices increased by at least 15.
This means that a sawmill, such as the study mill which produces about 85 MMBF of dimension lumber
annually (two 8-h workshifts for 250 days), could realize an incremental net revenue or equivalent log input cost savings of approximately $1,793 per day or $448,350 per year based on first quarter 2008 prices if 70 percent of its daily sawlog input requirement, i.
TreeSource Industries is a Portland based producer of softwood stud and dimension lumber
and operates four mills in Oregon and Washington, employing 500 people.
The objectives of this study were: 1) to develop a method to assess lumber grade recovery improvement potential at the log level using branch size and location on log surface, internal knot shape, log top diameter, and visual grading rules for dimension lumber
, and 2) to demonstrate how this method could be applied using a sample of 2.
Rogel said the company's six Oregon sawmills - including highly efficient dimension lumber
mills in Cottage Grove, Coburg and Dallas - represent a "pretty good mix" when it comes to the boards they produce.
The sample was randomly divided into two subsamples, one to be sawn for dimension lumber
and the other for appearance-grade lumber.
The report includes sections on manufacturers and manufacturing, timber and raw material requirements, markets and applications, trends in technology that affect LVL and its major markets, impact of changing timer supplies, competitive products (including discussion of glulams, wood I-joists, dimension lumber
and others), and outlook for LVL, glulams, and I-joists.
Wert said the company isn't sure when, or if, it will restart the mill, which makes dimension lumber
from small logs.
Jewett-Cameron's operations are classified into four principle industry segments which are located in the United States: the sale of dimension lumber
, building materials, greenhouses, general purpose storage shelters, kennels and metal fencing to home improvement centers and other retailers; the processing and sale of industrial wood and specialty products to original equipment manufacturers; the sale of pneumatic air tools and industrial clamps in the United States; and, the processing and sale of agricultural seeds and grains in the United States.
About 52 percent of the lumber produced from wormy logs was graded as lower value Dimension lumber
as compared to 18 percent of the control being assigned under that grading system.
The recently modernized mill is expected to produce 255 million board feet of dimension lumber
annually beginning in April 2006.
This paper provides valuable insights into the potential impact of curve sawing on the sawtimber requirements and supply of southern pine dimension lumber
Produce one of the most diversified product portfolios of any wood products company, including higher value-added cedar and other appearance grade products, studs, dimension lumber
, traditional products for the
This paper provides insights into the potential economic impact of curve sawing in southern pine dimension lumber
manufacturing through a case study conducted in Alabama in 2003.
Bowater also owns and operates a coating operation and three sawmills that produce softwood dimension lumber