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Posted September 25, 2018 02:06:31 A Chinese company is using a process of milling and chopping wood to make a special type of timber.
It’s an attempt to turn the timber into a product that’s cheaper, stronger and more sustainable.
“We can make it in an industrial mill that is so efficient and cost-effective that we could have this kind of tree lumber in the United States for every tree,” said Brian Smith, a senior vice president with Wood Mill Supply, which makes a product called wood-bearing millers that can be used to mill trees or cut them down.
Wood millers, which are manufactured in China, sell their lumber for a profit.
They can be installed in a wood mill, which can then process and package it into timber, and ship it overseas.
The company has developed a technology called a timber mill that makes milling machines that can make timber by milling wood from logs or from trees.
The mill is a big step toward the goal of producing a durable and renewable product.
It’s also a major win for the American timber industry, Smith said.
“It’s been a really long time coming,” he said.
“But it’s been really good to see this technology come to fruition.”
The company says the technology works by creating a layer of super-hard, non-fibrous material called sapwood.
It then uses a laser and heat to melt the sapwood, forming a structure of the material that is tough enough to be cut into the shape of a tree.
The resulting timber is called miller.
The idea is to produce the product in a factory that can process the sap from trees that have already been cut down, then use that material to make lumber that is lighter, stronger, more durable and less expensive.
Smith said the process would take about four months to complete.
He expects it to be available by the end of 2021.
He also expects it will be possible to make timber from trees harvested at the end