The word ‘Timber’ is describe a form of wood that comes from hardwood or softwood trees. A trees contain hundreds or thousand pounds of wood
Mature trees are selected by a forestry worker. Only older trees are chosen, allowing the younger trees to grow to maturity. This stage is called felling. The process of downing individual trees.
The tree trunks (logs) are stored / stacked in a clearing. The logs are transported to the sawmill, using vehicles equipped with lifting gear.
Large circular saws are then used to further process the boards, removing the curved edges. Each processed piece of wood now looks like a board. Product of timber such as glue laminated timber (GLULAM), cross laminated timber (CLT) and laminated veneer lumber (LVL).
The engineered timber that use in construction industry as a sustainable and main material have develop beautiful and modern building.
This type of building will give many advantages and benefits such as high strength to weight ratio, high durability, good insulating properties and an aesthetically pleasing material.
NUR AMIRA SHABILA BINTI IBRAHIM , NURUL NATASYA BINTI AZMAN, SITI NUR NABILLAH BINTI IBRAHIM