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Cross-Laminated Timber Roof Panels at the Promega Corporation Facility: Documenting Installation and Monitoring In-Service Moisture Conditions

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue801
Year of Publication
2013
Topic
Serviceability
Moisture
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Author
Samuel Glass
Jennifer Romanin
Jim Schumacher
Kris Spickler
Organization
Forest Products Laboratory
Year of Publication
2013
Country of Publication
United States
Format
Report
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Topic
Serviceability
Moisture
Keywords
Moisture
Temperature
Installation Process
Sensors
Language
English
Research Status
In Progress
Abstract
The USDA Forest Products Laboratory (FPL) has, for the past two years, been assisting in removing technical barriers to the use of CLT and trying to develop interest in the United States for its utilization. Coincidentally, Promega Corporation, a leader ...
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Development of Seismic Performance Factors for Cross Laminated Timber: Phase 2

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue803
Year of Publication
2012
Topic
Seismic
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Author
John van de Lindt
Douglas Rammer
Shiling Pei
Organization
Forest Products Laboratory
Year of Publication
2012
Country of Publication
United States
Format
Report
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Topic
Seismic
Keywords
Seismic Performance Factors
US
Language
English
Research Status
In Progress
Abstract
A collaborative project between the Forest Products Laboratory and Colorado State University to develop seismic performance factors for cross laminated timber is underway. The project requires application of the FEMA P-695 methodology, which is purposely...
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Expanding the Cross-Laminated Timber Market through Building Moisture Monitoring and Improved Modeling

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue719
Year of Publication
2016
Topic
Serviceability
Moisture
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Author
Shiling Pei
Samuel Zelinka
Organization
Forest Products Laboratory
Year of Publication
2016
Country of Publication
United States
Format
Report
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Topic
Serviceability
Moisture
Keywords
Moisture Content
Building Envelope
Climate
Hygrothermal Models
Long-term
Language
English
Research Status
In Progress
Abstract
The two major goals of this research project are to (1) obtain a benchmark dataset for moisture levels in different components of CLT building envelope under different climate conditions and (2) develop and calibrate hygrothermal simulation models for CL...
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Life Cycle Assessment and Environmental Building Declaration for "Design Building"

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue720
Year of Publication
2016
Topic
Environmental Impact
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Author
Jennifer O'Connor
Hongmei Gu
Organization
Forest Products Laboratory
Year of Publication
2016
Country of Publication
United States
Format
Report
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Topic
Environmental Impact
Keywords
Life-Cycle Assessment
Language
English
Research Status
In Progress
Abstract
EBD was first developed by the Athena Sustainable Materials Institute. An EBD is a summary report of the comprehensive environmental footprint data for a building and declares life-cycle impacts according to a standardized format. It is a statement of pe...
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Performance Criteria for Natural-Looking Coatings on Mass Timber Products Using Exterior Applications

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue722
Year of Publication
2016
Topic
Serviceability
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Author
Mojgan Nejad
C. Elizabeth Stokes
Katie Ohno
Organization
Forest Products Laboratory
Year of Publication
2016
Country of Publication
United States
Format
Report
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Topic
Serviceability
Keywords
Coatings
Long-term
Outdoor Exposure
Language
English
Research Status
In Progress
Abstract
Innovative architects and engineers concerned about global warming and carbon footprints are more than ever trying to increase the application of wood and wood products in their designs. With growth in construction of green buildings, we will soon witnes...
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Potential for Tall Wood Buildings to Sequester Carbon, Support Forest Communities, and Create New Options for Forest Management

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue724
Year of Publication
2017
Topic
Environmental Impact
Market and Adoption
Cost
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Author
Richard Bergman
Stephen Kelley
Organization
Forest Products Laboratory
Year of Publication
2017
Country of Publication
United States
Format
Report
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Topic
Environmental Impact
Market and Adoption
Cost
Keywords
Life Cycle Analysis
Carbon Sequestration
Financial Analysis
Life Cycle Costs
Economic Impact
Language
English
Research Status
In Progress
Abstract
The project consists of a rigorous side-by-side comparison of three equivalent buildings—CLT, steel and glass, and reinforced concrete. It is a comprehensive, integrated study with four tasks: 1. Life cycle analysis—Evaluate environmental impacts for...
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