Skip to Main Content
U.S. Forest Service
Caring for the land and serving people

United States Department of Agriculture

Home > Search > Publication Information

  1. Share via EmailShare on FacebookShare on LinkedInShare on Twitter
    Dislike this pubLike this pub
    Author(s): R. L. Tuomi; R. C. Moody
    Date: 1979
    Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL-21. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. [5] p.
    Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
    Station: Forest Products Laboratory
    PDF: View PDF  (700 KB)

    Description

    Evaluation, maintenance, and upgrading of timber structures is an area where little printed reference material exists. This paper covers the state-of-the-art on design, material properties, and construction procedures on older buildings. Some guidelines are presented on rehabilitating and upgrading timber structures, along with significant references.

    Publication Notes

    • We recommend that you also print this page and attach it to the printout of the article, to retain the full citation information.
    • This article was written and prepared by U.S. Government employees on official time, and is therefore in the public domain.

    Citation

    Tuomi, R. L.; Moody, R. C. 1979. Historical considerations in evaluating timber structures. Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL-21. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. [5] p.

    Keywords

    Evaluation, maintenance, upgrading, design, buildings, structures, repairing, construction technology, rehabilitation, USA, deterioration, preservation and repair, repair and reconstruction

    Related Search


    XML: View XML
Show More
Show Fewer
Jump to Top of Page