Timber and Wood Products

timber and wood productsThese publications report on Scion’s research, covering a broad range of topics from bio-based energy/materials through to forestry science. Electronic copies of these publications can be obtained at the Scion Digital Library http://cdm20044.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/landingpage/collection/p20044coll6 or by emailing publications@scionresearch.com. Requests will be actioned within two working days of receipt.


Dawson, B. S. W., Gallagher, S., & Singh, A. (2003). Microscopic view of wood and coating interaction, and coating performance on wood. (FRI Bulletin No.228). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute.

Bier, H., & Britton, R. A. J. (1999). Strength properties of small clear specimens of New Zealand-grown timbers. (FRI Bulletin No.41). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute, New Zealand Forest Service.

Walford, G. B., & Gaunt, D. J. (1999). Proceedings of Pacific Timber Engineering Conference, vol.1, 14-18 March 1999, Volume 1. (FRI Bulletin No.212, Part 1 FRI Bulletin No.212). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute.

Walford, G. B., & Gaunt, D. J. (1999). Proceedings of Pacific Timber Engineering Conference, vol.2, 14-18 March 1999, Volume 2. (FRI Bulletin No.212, Part 2 FRI Bulletin No.212). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute.

Walford, G. B., & Gaunt, D. J. (1999). Proceedings of Pacific Timber Engineering Conference, vol.3, 14-18 March 1999, Volume 3. (FRI Bulletin No.212, Part 3). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute.

Klitscher, K., Cown, D., & Donaldson, L. (1997). Wood Quality Workshop 95 (FRI Bulletin No.201). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute.

Ridoutt, B. G. (1997). Managing variability in resource quality: Proceedings of the 2nd New Zealand Wood Quality Workshop, Rotorua, September 12, 1997. (FRI Bulletin No.202). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute.

Plackett, D. V., & Dunningham, E. A. (1992). Chemical modification of lignocellulosic: Pacific Rim Bio-based Composites Symposium, Rotorua, 7-8 November 1992. (FRI Bulletin No.176). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute.

Plackett, D. V., & Dunningham, E. A. (1992). Pacific Rim Bio-Based Composites Symposium, Rotorua 9-13 November 1992. (FRI Bulletin No.177). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute.

Burton, R. J., & Tarlton, G. L. (1988). Proceedings of the Composite Wood Products Symposium, November 9-10, 1988. (FRI Bulletin No.153). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute.

Kininmonth, J. A. (1987). Proceedings of the Conversion Planning Conference, Rotorua, 8-11 April, 1986. (FRI Bulletin No.128). Rotorua, New Zealand: Ministry of Forestry, Forest Research Institute.

Haslett, A. N. (1986). Notes on timber properties and test methods. (FRI Bulletin No.119, part I. Properties and utilisation of exotic specialty timbers grown in New Zealand). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute.

Doyle, J. (1986). Sawing variation in some New Zealand sawmills. (FRI Bulletin No.122). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute, New Zealand Forest Service.

Fullerton, T. J., & Chandler, N. G. (1985). Relative effectiveness of anthraquinone and tetrahydroanthraquinone in neutral sulphite and soda pulping. (FRI Bulletin No.98). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute, New Zealand Forest Service.

Komatsu, K. (1984). Application of fracture mechanics to the strength of cross-lapped glued timber joints. (FRI Bulletin No.61). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute, New Zealand Forest Service.

Komatsu, K. (1984). Effect of member thickness and number of gluelines on the strength and design of cross-lapped glued timber joints. (FRI Bulletin No.62). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute, New Zealand Forest Service.

Fenton, R. T. (1984). Sawn timber in Japan, and New Zealand prospects. (FRI Bulletin No.96). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute, New Zealand Forest Service.

McLaughlan, J. M. (1983). Survey of damage to composite wood floors in New Zealand. (FRI Bulletin No.32). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute, New Zealand Forest Service.

Fullerton, T. J. (1983). The hydrolysis of hard beech sawdust with aqueous ethanol. (FRI Bulletin No.38). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute, New Zealand Forest Service.

Allison, R. W. (1983). Effects of temperature and chemical pretreatment on pulp bleaching with ozone. (FRI Bulletin No.39). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute, New Zealand Forest Service.

Park, J. C., & Leman, C. S. E. (1983). A sawing study method for evaluating timber from pruned logs. (FRI Bulletin No.47). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute, New Zealand Forest Service.

Bergervoet, T. (1983). Simulated rainwetting of steam-seasoned posts prior to preservative treatment by the Bethell Process. (FRI Bulletin No.55). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute, New Zealand Forest Service.