SmartLam relocating CLT works to Weyerhaeuser plant

10.11.2017 − 

According to report in the local media, US-American SmartLam is planning to relocate its production operations to the former sawmilling premises of Weyerhaeuser, which are situated in Columbia Falls and were closed down in 2016. Locations in Montana, Idaho, and Washington as well as in southern USA had been examined previously.

Following the move scheduled for January 2018, output is to be raised from the present 28,000 m³/year to around 80,000 m³ by the end of 2019, and the number of employees to 75. SmartLam says it was the first commercial CLT producer in the USA and has been manufacturing CLT since 2012.

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