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04/15/19

SLB’s 2018 Annual Report: Diversified Growth For Softwood Lumber

2018 was the SLB’s most successful year yet. The newly released SLB 2018 Annual Report details our accomplishments in protecting and diversifying markets for softwood lumber.           Highlights include:  SLB-funded initiatives… Read more »

03/28/19

Monthly Update – March 2019

March 2019 Interested in receiving these updates via email? Sign up now.   Highlights   Program Updates Think Wood Integrates, Promotes Wood, Naturally Messaging WoodWorks’ Free Pass Promotion Generates Hundreds of Leads AWC Expands Its Collection of… Read more »

02/27/19

Monthly Update – February 2019

February 2019 Interested in receiving these updates via email? Sign up now.   Highlights   Program Updates WoodWorks Teams With Carpenters Union to Build Mass Timber Installation Capacity Improving Perceptions and Growing Wood Design Capacity AWC’s… Read more »

01/31/19

Monthly Update – January 2019

January 2019 Interested in receiving these updates via email? Sign up now.   Highlights   Program Updates ICC 2021 Standards Update – Beyond Mass Timber Timber on the Rise: Influencing Wood Use for Architects, Builders,… Read more »

01/30/19

SLB Q3 2018 Report Available

The Softwood Lumber Board’s quarterly report outlines the association’s investment priorities for the next term, covers the combining of the Think Wood and Wood, Naturally programs, provides Q3 2018 program key performance indicators and more…. Read more »

12/28/18

News Flash: Softwood Lumber Board Welcomes Six New Directors

West Linn, Ore., Dec. 28, 2018 – Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue has appointed six members to serve on the Softwood Lumber Board (SLB), Members will serve a three-year term of office beginning Jan. 1, 2019…. Read more »

12/28/18

December 2018 Newsletter

Softwood Lumber Board Completes Leadership Transition The Softwood Lumber Board is pleased to announce that it has completed its leadership succession plan. This was an important undertaking as the Board entered its second term following… Read more »

12/19/18

2021 IBC To Include Wood Buildings Up To 18 Stories Tall

Washington, D.C. – December 19, 2018. Per preliminary voting results released by the International Code Council (ICC) today, all 14 tall mass timber code change proposals have been approved, clearing the way for their inclusion… Read more »

12/18/18

News Flash: SLB Leadership Transition Completed

Washington, D.C. – December 18, 2018. The Softwood Lumber Board is pleased to announce that it has completed its leadership succession plan. This was an important undertaking as the Board entered its second term following… Read more »

11/30/18

November 2018 Newsletter

  Mass Timber on Verge of Historic Code Breakthroughs The proposals will now be subjected to an online government consensus vote, with final results due in mid-December. If approved, the proposals will allow for three… Read more »