New and Completed Projects
FWPA’s RD&E program invests in projects in the three areas of a) Market Access and Development, b) Wood Products and c) Sustainability & Resources.
The projects and their resultant outcomes are published on the FWPA website. Listed below are some recently completed projects and their associated links.
|Project (Research Provider)||FWPA invests||Total budget|
|Understanding timber design life and durability (Pollinate)||82,000||82,000|
|Production Forest Methodologies for the Emissions Reduction Fund NSW DPI)||140,000||531,050|
|Improving returns from Southern Pine plantations through innovative resource characterisation (USC)||690,000||2,472,502|
|The potential for durable “box-heart” posts from intensively managed hardwood plantations in southern Victoria (Heartwood Plantations)
|Pine drought mortality: predicting risk and providing adaptation strategies (CSIRO)||108,806||254,352|
|Project No.||Project Title|
|PNC288-1112||The extent and causes of decline in productivity from first to second rotation blue gum plantations|
|PNC246-1112||Matching Genotypes to Current and Future Production Environments to Maximise Radiata Pine Productivity and Profitability|
|PNC228-1011||Adaptation strategies to manage risk in Australia’s plantations|
|PRA348-1415||Increasing deemed to satisfy height limits for timber construction Cost benefit analysis|