tech-talk

Saving Our Tax Department Hundreds of Hours Each Year Through Automated Process Improvements

Before our corporate headquarters moved to Seattle in 2016, our Tax department had 99 four-drawer cabinets at our Federal Way campus, each one stuffed full of paper that had to be whittled down. The team’s ultimate goal was to be paperless, but getting there would take buy-in, collaboration and a willingness to change — plus a whole lot of work. ... Read More
June 13, 2024

ForteWEB Simplifies Single Member Sizing for Dealers and Pros

ForteWEB, a free software program for sizing joists, beams, posts, and studs, is suitable for use by dealers, architects, contractors, and other building pros ... Read More
June 13, 2024

Treated Parallam® Plus PSL Transitions to New Preservative Treatment for Beams and Header

In January 2024, Weyerhaeuser began transitioning to a new wood preservative for Treated Parallam Plus beams and headers. Here's what to know. ... Read More
June 13, 2024

Caileigh Shoot Finds Her Career Happy Place on Our Forest Carbon Team

Forest Carbon is one of our newest teams at Weyerhaeuser. Housed within our Corporate Development organization and part of our Natural Climate Solutions business, the team is responsible for developing forest carbon projects on our existing Timberlands. Our first forest carbon project, Kibby Skinner in Maine, was approved by ACR last fall. Two additional forest carbon projects are under development in the U.S. South, with even more in the pipeline. It’s a new frontier not just for Weyerhaeuser but for forestry as a whole. ... Read More
June 11, 2024

Laura Ramirez Brings Impressive Tree Expertise to Weyerhaeuser's Quantitative Systems & Inventory Team

Life in blustery Chicago, Illinois, is pretty different from the mild tropical weather Laura Ramirez grew up with in Medellín, Colombia. But she’s not complaining — she loves it. “The seasons don’t really change in Colombia, so experiencing all the shifts in the weather has been really interesting!” Laura says. “It feels like I live in four different cities at once, and the passage of time is more pronounced.” ... Read More
May 30, 2024