New Industry

  • Sep 26, 2017

Important news! A new cross-laminated timber facility in Spokane Valley producing engineered wood products will be opening next year. The plant will initially employ a 150 people with potential for growth as these special wood products grow in market share — turning scrap lumber into the buildings of the 21st Century.

As the article notes: "The products can be made from the small-diameter trees crowding Eastern Washington forests, which foresters are eager to thin to reduce wildfire intensity.”