This is one of the more unique requests we've received in recent years - help with identifying some of the wood components of a 1912 Jackson automobile.  To cut to the chase - what wood did they use?  Sweetgum! (a.k.a. red gum or simply gum).


What's New

Operational Planning - the 7th publication in our Wood-Based Entrepreneur's Toolkit is now available - Have a look!

New Web-based Flipbook versions of the Strategic Marketing, Communicating Effectively with your Customers, Public Relations, New Product Development and Finding Marketing Information documents now available.  Find more publication resources on the OWIC Publications page.



How to Dry Lumber for Quality and Profit

The purpose of this course is to provide a basic understanding of wood and how to dry it.  Practical, up-to-date information will be provided on wood properties and…

OWIC Innovation Days 2016

OWIC Innovation Days is an annual event that starts with a high-impact networking opportunity that brings together forest industry professionals to interact with our 50+ Renewable Materials students…