Established in 2010 as a collaboration between an ISA Certified Arborist and a sustainable building consultant, Josh Greenspan and Alex Woodbury of Kamuela Hardwoods save logs from the landfill to create locally-sourced, high-quality, salvaged lumber for islander woodworkers, builders, and instrument makers in their Hawaiian community.
English woodworker, Mark Gould, salvages an urban tree in London with help from a Wood-Mizer portable sawmill.
Lincoln Dobson of Last Mountain Timber Wrighting in Saskatchewan turns reclaimed wood from demolished buildings into new timber frame structures with a Wood-Mizer portable sawmill.
Westgate Urban Woods salvages walnut trees with two LT70 portable sawmills and a WM1000 sawmill.
Shawn Moore of Trimmed Line Tree Services uses an LT50 Hydraulic portable sawmill and EG200 twin blade board edger to process would-be waste trees into marketable material such as counter tops, live-edge slabs, and handcrafted furniture.
Brian Presnell of Indy Urban Hardwood Co. salvages fallen and diseased urban trees with his portable sawmill in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Paul Morrison of The Wood Cycle of Wisconsin is creating custom furniture, cabinetry, artwork, and more from salvaged urban wood.
Wisconsin's dead urban trees could produce over 73 million board feet of lumber each year. The Habitat for Humanity of Wisconsin's Rescued Wood program is diverting these urban trees from the waste stream and providing locally rescued wood products to their surrounding community.
By discovering a profitable method to reclaim antique heart pine from historic buildings, Marc Poirier of Longleaf Lumber is providing wood with a résumé throughout the world.
Vancouver Urban Timberworks utilizes their WM1000 sawmill to produce live-edge slabs and custom wood furniture from locally salvaged wood.
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