Performance Excellence in the Wood Products Industry

The forestry and wood products specialists in Oregon State University's Extension Service continually work with manufacturers in key areas including:

Findings and recommendations are in a new series, Performance Excellence in the Wood Products Industry. Reports are written for busy managers -- they're in clear, everyday language, and they emphasize the practical. For readers who want to know more about the topic, each report also includes references to other sources of information.

The following titles are currently available (Note: All publications are in Adobe pdf format). To order hardcopy versions of any of the publications listed below, click here.


Lean Manufacturing

Operations Research

Quality and Process Control - Statistical Process Control (SPC)

Lumber Size Control

Marketing and Business Management

Wood Technology