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2016/2017 » Natural Resources and the Environment » Degree Programme in Natural Resources and the Environment, Forestry » Professional studies » Wood procurement » Timber Mensuration and Storage

Timber Mensuration and Storage

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Code: NM13VA05
Name: Timber Mensuration and Storage
Extent of studies: 3
Rekommenderad studiegång (SP): Year 1:     Year 2: 3    Year 3:     Year 4:     Year 5:     
Course-specific competence: The student
- understands the importance of timber measurements as part of the procurement chain
- knows the laws and regulations establishing the framework for measuring timber and wood fuel
- knows methods used for measuring timber and wood fuel
- can apply different methods for measuring timber and wood fuel
- can store timber and wood fuel at different points of the procurement chain based on the property and freshness requirements for raw materials
- can comply with the requirements of the Insect Protection Act concerning wood storage
- knows methods used to extend the storage time of wood
- knows the risks associated with timber and wood fuel storage
- understands the importance of storage costs in the procurement chain
Course-specific competence (file):
Language of instruction: Svenska
Administering Degree Programme: Forestry

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