‘First’ Electric Log Truck Now Working In Sweden

‘First’ Electric Log Truck Now Working In Sweden

‘First’ Electric Log Truck Now Working In Sweden   In what those involved are calling a “world’s first,” commercial vehicle manufacturer Scania AB has delivered its first electric timber truck to Svenska Cellulosa AB (SCA)—Europe’s largest private forest owner....
‘Good Neighbor’ Projects Extended To Tribal Lands

‘Good Neighbor’ Projects Extended To Tribal Lands

‘Good Neighbor’ Projects Extended To Tribal Lands The Nez Perce Tribe and U.S. Forest Service have signed an agreement allowing the two to team up on projects in the 6,250 square mile Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests in north-central Idaho. The Forest Service has...
Murrelets Halt Oregon Logging

Murrelets Halt Oregon Logging

Murrelets Halt Oregon Logging In late June, a U.S. District Court judge in Oregon issued a ruling preventing Scott Timber from clearcutting a tract of old-growth forest that was previously part of the Elliott State Forest. The court found that logging the parcel would...
Elmia Wood Comes Back: 2022 Event A Success

Elmia Wood Comes Back: 2022 Event A Success

Elmia Wood Comes Back: 2022 Event A Success Elmia Wood 2022 was held in the forest of Bratteborg, outside Jönköping, Sweden June 2-4, 2022—the first time this event has been held in nearly five years thanks to the global pandemic. Nearly 26,000 visitors walked through...
Weyerhaeuser Led Company Through Key Years

Weyerhaeuser Led Company Through Key Years

Weyerhaeuser Led Company Through Key Years George H. Weyerhaeuser Sr., who served as president and CEO of Weyerhaeuser Co. from 1966 to 1991 during an exciting period of wood products development while encountering new timber supply challenges brought on by an...