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Five Winners Announced for $2M+ 2023 Mass Timber Competition

Five winners of the 2023 Mass Timber Competition: Building to Net-Zero Carbon, funded jointly by the Softwood Lumber Board and USDA Forest Service (USDA), were announced in Chicago today. The winning projects received funds totaling $2.2 million to demonstrate mass timber’s applications in architectural design and highlight its significant role in reducing the carbon footprint of… Read more »

The Softwood Lumber Board and U.S. Department of Agriculture Sign Memorandum of Understanding to Support Net-Zero Carbon Construction and Resilient Forests

The SLB and USDA to Collaborate on Market Development, Research, and Technological Advances Toward Expanded Use of Wood as a Natural Climate Solution The Softwood Lumber Board (SLB) is pleased to announce the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that builds upon the existing collaborative relationship between the SLB and the U.S. Department of… Read more »

Craig Webb’s Presentation at SLB August Board Meeting

Craig Webb, president of Webb Analytics, shared his data-driven insights on the latest opportunities and challenges facing the lumber and building materials industries as a result of the coronavirus pandemic at the Softwood Lumber Board’s August board meeting. Click here to access the presentation. Download Craig Webb’s Presentation All information found in the above presentation… Read more »