Stories tagged: wood products
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 1, 2017, 1:04 p.m.
Potlatch: Housing market recovery expected to continue
Potlatch Corporation’s profit in the last quarter of 2016 was four times that of the same quarter a year earlier, the Spokane-based forestry, wood products and real estate company reported …
Fri., Dec. 30, 2016, 1:25 p.m.
New wood technology may offer hope for struggling timber
D.R. Johnson Lumber Co. in Oregon is one of two U.S. timber mills making a new wood product that’s the buzz of the construction industry. It’s called cross-laminated timber, or …
Wed., March 19, 2014
Idaho Forest Group to make cross-laminated timber
A super-strong engineered wood product popular in Europe is coming to America under a joint venture involving a Coeur d’Alene-based lumber producer. Idaho Forest Group, which operates five mills in …
Fri., March 15, 2013
Northwest wood products feed hungry Asian market
Asia is growing hungrier for American wood products, and producers in the Northwest are delving deeper into exports even as domestic lumber demand rebounds from an epic building slump. Representatives …
Thu., Aug. 20, 2009
Wood products company deepens its Idaho roots
BOISE – A landmark Boise timber products company is returning to Idaho’s capital city in a new incarnation. A group of former executives of Trus Joist Corp., along with Atlas …
Wed., Aug. 19, 2009, 2:04 p.m.
Former Trus Joist execs bring firm back to Boise
A landmark Boise timber products company is returning to Idaho’s capital city - kind of. A group of former executives of Trus Joist Corp., along with Atlas Holdings LLC, has …