NRRI's Wood Shop works with a wide variety of clientele, from small businesses to large, with product develop and testing.

Key Services and Equipment


Equipped to process solid and composite materials:

  • Sawing: ripping and cross-cutting
  • Surfacing: planing, sanding and routering
  • Drilling
  • Moisture Conditioning


Woodshop technicians can provide the following services:

  • Moisture conditioning of materials, as needed for test procedures
  • Sample preparation of test samples for mechanical testing
  • Prototyping of wood products or composite materials