FPInnovations™ has created a new research resource for the forest and paper industry. Established in part by a Canadian Foundation for Innovation grant and the BC Knowledge Development Fund, EvaluTree™ is based in FPInnovations’ Vancouver Laboratory, with services also offered at the University of Northern British Columbia and the University of Victoria. It forms a network of wood and fibre quality experts and techniques that have the capability to address any issue in wood and fibre quality.
Our CapabilitiesEvaluTree™ brings to the forest and paper industry a globally unique infrastructure for analyzing and researching wood and fibre quality. Combined with the expertise of FPinnovations' research groups and our partners at the University of Northern British Columbia and the University of Victoria, EvaluTree™ is uniquely designed to provide value to the industry and support to global research efforts.
Included in our infrastructure are world-leading capabilities in:
SilviScan and our Wood Denisty Network (UNBC / UVic)
HistoryEstablished in 2004, EvaluTree™ strives to enhance Canada's competitive position in forest products through cutting-edge technology in forestry applications and development. Most importantly, EvaluTree™ is about partnerships, collaborations and leadership. EvaluTree™ received significant financial contributions from the Canadian Foundation for Innovation, the BC Knowledge Development Fund, and FPInnovations' Member Companies.
FPInnovations' Vancouver Laboratory hosts EvaluTree™ which builds on FPInnovations' expertise in fundamental wood and fibre analysis and processing. EvaluTree™ constitutes a critical strategic development to ensure long-term industry viability by enhancing opportunities through the development of an effective, market-driven fibre supply chain, based on value-added, competitive, eco-efficient products for Canada's forest industry.
EvaluTree™ is a research provider and facilitator.