Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Logs to Lumber

As part of their series on the forest industry in the state, West Virginia Public Radio spent some time at Allegheny Wood Products' Sawmill and Pellet Mill in Kingwood, WV. The resulting article and audio segment are a quick tour of a modern wood processing facility. Check it out.

W.Va. Timber: From Tree to Boards, in Less Than an Hour
By Jean Snedegar Nov 7, 2017

In the next part of our occasional series on the timber and forest products industry – from seedlings to final products, we follow cut logs to one of West Virginia’s most sophisticated sawmills.  Independent producer Jean Snedegar spent some time at Allegheny Wood Products’ Kingwood Sawmill and Pellet Mill, with plant manager, Mark Wilson.

To read the full story and listen to the audio click here.

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