Innovative Research

Innovative research and development capacity are at the core of a successful plantation forest growing and processing industry. Committed to a future-focused Australia, UniSA implements unique and innovative approaches in research, teaching and engagement across a diverse range of industries. The research priorities of Forest Research Mount Gambier capitalise on the strengths of UniSA, by tackling significant applied problems identified by the forest industry throughout the supply chain.

Our forest-related research capabilities include:

  • Sustainability and community
  • Building product development and testing
  • Workforce safety
  • Analytics and sensing
  • Process optimisation
  • Water security and
  • Bio-economy


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