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SilviLab - decision support system for forest management

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Research on the field to helps the industrials

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A team that does the road needed to help the forest industry

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FORAC Research Consortium is a solid partnership between the forest products industry stakeholders (Université Laval, companies and governments). We regroups experts with competencies in forestry engineering, industrial engineering, mechanical engineering, management sciences such as operations management and strategic management, etc.  To know more about our consortium.

The FORAC team designs, develops and validates business models, decision support methods and technologies for the design and management of innovative value creation networks in a sustainable development perspective. In a perspective of sustainable development we contribute to improving the competitiveness of Québec forest products industry. Our research program is composed of four major initiatives and covers 3 major complementary themes. To find out how we can help the industry to improve, consult our research program.


20 June 2016
CORS prize awarded to 2 students in forestry
The first place of the David Martell Student Paper Prize in Forestry was awarded to Tasseda Boukherroub for her article «A Framework for sustainable forest resource allocation: a Canadian case study». Rezvan Rafiei  received for [...]

06 April 2016
FORAC is looking for motivated candidates (PhD and Master) to conduct research projects within a multidisciplinary team holding the prestigious NSERC Brockhouse prize. All projects are done in close collaboration with our partners [...]

03 June 2016
FORAC receives the Brockhouse Canada Prize
[February 27, The FORAC consortium team received the prestigious Brockhouse Canada Prize for Interdisciplinary Research in Science and Engineering at a ceremony held at the residence of the Governor General of Canada at Rideau Hall, [...]