Research Ecologist Laura Six Connects with Students, Community

Laura Six, a forest ecologist in our environmental research group in Centralia, Washington, has a long family history in the forestry industry. Her great-grandfather was a logger. Her great-uncles and uncles worked in forest products. Her grandfather was a contractor who helped build the old Weyerhaeuser corporate headquarters in Federal Way, Washington. And her father was a production forestry researcher for Weyerhaeuser. ... Read More
September 21, 2022

Weyerhaeuser Distribution Expands AZEK® and TimberTech® Portfolio Offerings to Three Additional Markets

Weyerhaeuser Distribution will extend its footprint of AZEK Building Products to Atlanta, Jacksonville, Fla., and Charlotte, N.C. ... Read More
September 14, 2022

How to Easily Calculate Allowable Deflection

Calculating how much a member will deflect and if that member meets the code minimums is a complicated engineering process. ForteWEB(R), our member sizing software solution, can help simplify this process without the use of beam deflection formulas. But first, what is deflection? ... Read More
September 1, 2022

Michelle Vinson Returns to Her Regulatory Roots

In a way, Michelle Vinson has come full circle in the world of environmental regulation and management. After 16 years as a state regulator and then eight years on the compliance side as an environmental manager for six of our Wood Products mills in the South, Michelle switched back to a regulatory focus in January 2021 as the company’s Regulatory Affairs manager. She now works with all our businesses to monitor and interpret regulatory developments that impact the company — everything from environmental issues to transportation regulations and requirements from the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration. ... Read More
August 31, 2022

Transforming 11 Acres in Oregon for Critical Fish Habitat

In an area along Oregon’s Coos River, east of Coos Bay and just downstream from the point where the Millicoma and the South Fork Coos Rivers join, there’s an 11-acre piece of property that was, for a time, forgotten about. ... Read More
August 24, 2022