Author: Weyerhaeuser

From Aspens to Ashes

in OSB & Panels, Sustainability

ENERGY-EFFICIENT EDSON FINDS A USE FOR ALL THE LOG George Hendry, an OSB market development manager based in British Columbia, often refers to our Edson, Alberta, mill when talking to customers and prospects about the advantages of using OSB. “Aside from all the attributes that make OSB great to build with, it also has a […]

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High Performance Weyerhaeuser Diamond™ Subfloor Panel Introduced at 2017 International Builders’ Show

in OSB & Panels

Weyerhaeuser will launch its newest oriented strand board product, Weyerhaeuser DiamondTM, at the 2017 International Builders’ Show in January. The top-quality engineered subfloor panel is designed to provide industry-leading wet weather performance and superior strength and nail retention to help eliminate squeaky floors, providing builders a “worry free” subfloor solution.   “The new Diamond panel […]

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How OSB is Made

in OSB & Panels

If you want detailed information about OSB, the ideal scenario would be to sit in a room with Alex Kuchar, Weyerhaeuser’s OSB Technical Manager. After more than 13 years at Weyerhaeuser, Alex knows a great deal about OSB.   Since we can’t sit everyone in the room with Alex, we’re doing the next best thing. […]

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What it Means to be SFI Certified

in OSB & Panels

What does it mean for Weyerhaeuser OSB coming from Canada and the United States to have an SFI (Sustainable Forestry Initiative) certification for fiber sourcing?   This important designation indicates that Weyerhaeuser adheres to responsible procurement standards set by SFI, an independent, non-profit organization, when harvesting trees, whether the forest itself is certified or not. […]

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