The TreProX Project

Aims to create the foundation for an emerging small-scale, forest-based industry in Iceland by learning from experiences of other Scandinavian partners.

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Fifth day of the workshop: Small scale sawmill and tiny houses

Fifth day of the workshop: Small scale sawmill and tiny houses

The fifth and last day of the workshop started with a field trip to Petur. He has managing his own small scale company for 16 years and has been sawing throughout the years between 200 to 400 cubic meters per year. He presented his work procedures and shared his...

Fourth day of the workshop: Poplar standards and a log house

Fourth day of the workshop: Poplar standards and a log house

The day started off with a lecture of Dr Ólafur Eggertsson from the Icelandic Forest Service. He gave insight into his work with preparing Icelandic standards for Alaskan poplar. Various indicators have to be checked in order to fulfill the relevant standard criteria....