Tag : CLT

New Mass Plywood Panel Designed for Tall Wood Structures

November 1, 2016

LYONS, ORE. — Freres Lumber Co., Inc. of Lyons, Ore. announces the development of a new-to-market innovative wood product, Mass Plywood Panel (MPP). Freres Lumber developed MPP, a veneer-based engineered … Read More

Report: Can Tall Wood Buildings Save the Planet?

May 18, 2016

Politicians, architects, and scientists increasingly herald timber as an Earth-saving building technology, but not everyone agrees. A recent article in Fast Company takes a closer look, from a new structure in … Read More

Report: Engineered Timber Could Be Boon For Oregon Wood Products Industry

April 25, 2016

Cross-laminated timber has been made for years in Europe, and it’s catching on in Canada. However, D.R. Johnson lumber company in Riddle, south of Roseburg, Oregon, is the only company … Read More

IN DEPTH: Lumber and Structural Panels

March 8, 2016

With housing starts growing in both single-family and multifamily categories, lumber suppliers are looking to advance their product lines beyond the commodity mindset to help builders resolve more challenges. They … Read More