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Stabilized engineered wood fiber for accessible trails

Theodore Laufenberg

Stabilized engineered wood fiber for accessible trails

installation and serviceability results: Governor Dodge State Park, Wisconsin

by Theodore Laufenberg

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory in [Madison, WI] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fibers.,
  • Surfaces (Technology).,
  • Trails -- Barrier-free design.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTheodore L. Laufenberg.
    SeriesGeneral technical report FPL ;, GTR-155, General technical report FPL ;, 155.
    ContributionsForest Products Laboratory (U.S.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTS800 .U532a no. 155
    The Physical Object
    Pagination11 p. :
    Number of Pages11
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3456089M
    LC Control Number2005379503
    OCLC/WorldCa58845618


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Stabilized Engineered Wood Fiber for Accessible Trails Installation and Serviceability Results: Governor Dodge State Park, Wisconsin Theodore L.

Laufenberg, Research General Engineer Forest Products Laboratory, Madison, Wisconsin Introduction Wood chip surfaces on trails create difficulties for those   We gratefully acknowledge Bill Botten, U.S. Architectural and Transportation Compliance Board, for guidance in initiating Phase III of the development of the stabilized engineered wood fiber (EWF) concept, and Ted Illjes and Bob Zeager of Zeager Bros.

Inc., Middletown, Pennsylvania, for performing the impact :// /stabilized-engineered-wood-fiber-for-accessible-trails. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Forest Service and the United States Architectural and Transportation Accessibility Compliance Board have released a report that examines stabilizing engineered wood fiber to improve wheelchair and walker accessibility for outdoor recreational trails where traditional paving would be costly and would detract from the natural   trails where traditional paving would be costly and would Theodore L.

Stabilized engineered wood fiber for accessible trailsŠInstallation and serviceability results: Governor Dodge State Park, Wisconsin. Gen. Stabilized engineered wood fiber for accessible playground surfacesŠInstallation and serviceability results: Governor Engineered Wood Fiber (EWF) is an economical playground surfacing that is used on the majority of playgrounds in the United States.

It has high impact absorbing qualities that when properly installed also offers a firm, slip resistant surface that meets accessibility guidelines.1 Made of processed wood that is ground to a fibrous consistency randomly sized typically to not over 2” in length   Wood chip surfaces on trails create difficulties for those who use mobility aids, such as wheelchairs and walkers, due to their softness, shifting, and uneven surface.

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