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John Bouldin

Managing Director of CPULD
Brooks Center (MC 0503)
1650 Research Center Dr.
Black burg., VA 24061

Dr. Bouldin is currently working on a project involving cross-laminated timber panels made of southern yellow pine. This exciting new engineered wood product has broad potential applications in mid-rise construction as a sustainable alternative to concrete in certain structural uses.

Areas of Expertise

  • Design of custom test protocols
  • Design of custom test jig apparatuses
  • Design of custom data collection spreadsheets
  • Engineered Wood Products in Residential Construction
  • Residential Property Inspection


  • B.S.   Marketing, Virginia Tech, 1979
  • M.S.  MBA Management, Virginia Tech, 1981
  • Ph.D. Wood Science, Virginia Tech, 2011

Contact Dr. Bouldin with questions about:

  • Ongoing distribution packaging and pallet research and testing projects.
  • Pallet lab management.
  • Scheduling deliveries.

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