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DURABILITY OF THE WOOD SPECIES THAT WE USE IN OUR STRUCTURES

 

Type

Durability in years (uncoated) Durability in years (properly coated) (*)

 

BANGKIRAI    
Sap wood 5 to 8 20 to 30
Heartwood 8 to 15 > 75
     
MERBAU    
Sap wood 3 to 5 10 to 15
Heartwood 7 to 10 30 to 50
     
KERUING (YANG)    
Sap wood 3 to 5 10 to 15
Heartwood 5 to 8 30 to 40
     
NYATOH    
Sap wood 3 to 5 8 to 12
Heartwood 5 to 8 25 to 30
     
COCONUT (**)    
  2 to 4 5 to 10
     
BAYUR    
Sap wood 2 to 4 5 to 8
Heartwood 3 to 6 < 10

 

(*) With 2 to 3 year recurrent maintenance 
(**) Coconut is not a hardwood but a softwood

 

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