New and Completed Projects

New and Completed Projects

Each issue of ForWood will list the latest completed projects that have been uploaded to our website. Below are projects that have been completed since March 2014.

New Projects

Project (Research Provider)

 FWPA invests

Total budget

Review of consortium engagement and governance models (Kathryn Adams)

13,500

13,500

Plantation Forest Biosecurity Manual (Plant Health Australia)

35,000

66,500

Char calculation methodology to provide structural, insulation and integrity fire resistance rating for solid timber and engineered wood wall, floor and roof elements. (Timber Development Association)

93,875

117,875 

A Road Map for the Design of Large Commercial and Multi Residential Timber Buildings  (Timber Development Association)

75,000

105,000

Green Star compliant Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) for Timber Products. (Timber Development Association)

109,125

139,125

Increasing the timber office fit-out market by designing for measurable life cycle benefits (University of Technology Sydney)

165,000

331,000

Guide to wood construction systems (University of Tasmania – CSAW)

90,000

182,000

Panelised and off-site building systems (University of Tasmania – CSAW)

105,000

244,000

Evaluating and modelling radiata pine wood quality in the Murray Valley region. (CSIRO)

208,086

606,102

Deployment and integration of cost-effective, high spatial resolution, remotely sensed data for the Australian forestry industry.  (NSW – DPI)

398,000

1,836,957

Measuring Installation Productivity on Panelised and Long Span Timber Construction (University of Technology Sydney)

53,000

109,500

Field Trial establishment for pine tip mortality (HVP)

28,000

75,654

Review of EXPAN Guides (Timber Development Association)

65,000

65,000

Native Forestry R&D Investment Plan (Sanfor)

20,688

20,688

Review of Pine Tip Mortality - Scoping Study (CSIRO)

29,000

55,587

Reducing costs in the wood supply chain through controlling the moisture content of logs and chips (University of the Sunshine Coast - AFORA)

53,288

177,494

 

Completed Projects

Project No.

Project title

PNB204-1011

NIR Assessment of pyrethroid retention for H2F treatment

PRE311-1314

Analysis of current national RD&E investment and capability against national research priorities in the forest and wood products sectors

PRE317-1314
No link

Development of a Discussion Paper on Models for Collaborative Research

PNA252-1112

Demonstrating legal timber – Industry benchmarking and due diligence tools

PRA314-1314

Economic Analysis of Selected FWPA Projects 2014

PNC304-1213

Predictive relationships to assist fertiliser use decision-making in eucalypt plantations

Our acknowledgment

In the spirit of reconciliation, Forest & Wood Products Australia acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia, and we acknowledge their connection to the land and their custodianship of Country and forests. We pay our respect to Elders past and present and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

Our acknowledgment