»wood kplus« is a leading centre of excellence with sites in Upper Austria, Lower Austria, Vienna and Carinthia and also involves two universities - the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences in Vienna and the Kepler University in Linz. The core competences are material research and process technology along the entire value creation chain, from raw materials all the way to the finished product.

The four sites operate from Lenzing, Tulln, Linz and St. Veit an der Glan in Carinthia. All of them are extramural research institutes orientated towards industry and application, but with every site pursuing different research directions.