Other sites

Find all the sites of the FCBA universe (institutional, projects...) and the main sites of the forest-wood and furniture sectors.

FCBA websites and tools

Promote the value of wood solutions for rehabilitation and new construction to the project owner.
Support of DHUP, CODIFAB and FBF

Database describing all the forestry devices installed by FCBA for more than 50 years – genetics and silviculture.
Support from the Ministry of Agriculture

267 technical & professional resources on the wood sector in free access for trainers.
Support from DHUP, CODIFAB and FBF

To implement wood rehabilitation solutions, the wood industry has created a technical complement to the SOLUTIONS RÉHABILITATION website.
Support from CODIFAB and FBF

Tool for characterising the environmental performance of wood-based construction products.
Financing CODIFAB and DHUP

All FCBA Laboratories tests

All FCBA training courses in the fields of forestry, wood, sawmill, construction and furniture

Innovathèque is a resource center for innovative materials
Material library of more than 2000 materials and database, for suppliers and design professionals
Support from Ameublement Français, CODIFAB, VIA

The objective of InTechFibres, by pooling the resources of these partners, is to help manufacturers to better take advantage of the diversity of lignocellulosic materials in their processes and products of today and tomorrow.
CTP – FCBA partnership

This site contains the various practical tools for forestry operations developed by FCBA alone or with its partners. It has been enriched and redesigned so as to propose a structuring by type of machine.

This site is available free of charge to all players in the timber construction sector.
You will find news, mainly on the subject of Eurocodes, a forum for your exchanges and a document download area (registration required).

Statistical benchmarking tool
to promote better energy management in sawmills, in order to reduce their energy bill and contribute to achieving the national 2020 targets

FCBA National Termite Observatory
Mapping of termite-infested regions.
This database is unique and is a valuable aid for professionals involved in termite control.

International exchange platform for medium and high rise timber buildings 

R&D offer anticipating the major energy, environmental and societal challenges of our timeThe research carried out combines a multi-scale approach, from materials to demonstrators.

Project websites

A project to create a new adhesive resin free of substances of very high concern (SVHC). By developing a biobased molecule of interest, this project will open up new applications for biotechnology in the field of materials.

Standardisation of data and data exchange.
Facilitate the exchange of information between two companies involved in the timber procurement process.
Support FBF

Deployment of a value chain for biomass from polluted soils, focusing on the production of manufactured products based on plant fibres
Support from ADEME 

Partnership with 17 European forest-based industry organisations, the aim is to strengthen wood value chains in the European circular bioeconomy.

Forestry, wood and furniture sector sites

French Wood Construction Union

Professional organisation of the players in the manufacture of furniture and the fitting out of living spaces.

The reference site
to know everything about wood

Confédération de l’Artisanat et des Petites Entreprises du Bâtiment, is the employers’ union representing the building trade

National union of manufacturers of industrialized structures and frameworks

National Cross-Laminated Timber Association

Federates more than 500 actors in the field of project management and contracting at the national level who have already built with wood

National Committee for the Development of Wood to promote the use of wood, its uses and its actors

Public institution in charge of developing sustainable management of private forests

Trade association representing French pulp, paper and cardboard companies

Professional Committee for Economic Development

Fibois France groups and federates 12 regional or departmental interprofessions of the French forestry sector.

The Fédération Nationale du Bois is the professional organisation of the players in the mobilisation and transformation of wood in France. 

Professional organisation that brings together agricultural, forestry and rural work companies

France Bois Forêt, the national interprofession, supports the use of forest resources and the multiple uses of wood materials.

The France Bois 2024 project was set up to promote the use of construction and fitting-out solutions made of wood, particularly French wood, in the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Federation that represents and defends forest owners and private forests to the French and European public authorities, to partners in the forestry and wood industry and to non-governmental organisations involved in the forestry and wood industry.

The IPEA, Institut de Promotion et d’Etudes de l’Ameublement (Institute for the Promotion and Study of Furniture), is the study body for professionals in the furniture industry.

The Office National des Forêt (ONF) is the manager of the French public forest

Lorraine Wooden Furniture Centre
Lorraine furniture catalogue. Lorraine’s furniture manufacturers present a selection of products directly from their workshops.

Information on the national wood construction prize of the network of regional wood interprofessions

Operating with the support of professional organisations, the “CTIs” constitute a major technology transfer and innovation mechanism for the French industrial fabric.
FCBA is a member of the CTI Network.

SPB, syndicat national des industries de la Préservation du Bois – Find out more about forest protection and wood treatment.

Union of industrial packaging and associated logistics

Union of French Forestry Cooperation

Union of External Joinery Manufacturers

Union des Industriels et Constructeurs Bois, federates 9 associations or merged unions, 3 professional organisations and brings together 11 trade branches around the interests of the timber construction and timber construction industries.

Union of Plywood Industries

Union of Process Panel Industries, is the trade association for manufacturers of wood-based panels (particleboard, fibreboard and OSB)

French federation of Building industry federation, Union of Wood Trades

National Union of Furniture Trades

National Union of Lightweight Wooden Packaging Industries