Keruing

Other names
Keroewing, kerup, keruing, lagan, tampudau (Indonesia, Malaysia), yang, gurjun, in, eng, engurgun, kanyin, hollong (Burma), chloeuteal, khlong, thbeng, trach (Cambodja), gurjan (India), apitong (The Philippines), hora (Sri Lanka), dau, tro (Vietnam), eng, phluang, hieng (Thailand).
Botanic name
Dipterocarpus spec. div..
Family
Dipterocarpaceae.
Growth area
South East Asia.
Wood species
hardwood timber
Volumic mass
(580-)740- 870(-1020) kg/m3 at 12% MC, green timber 1000-1050 kg/m3.
Sustainability
Moulds 3v. Termites G.
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