Monthly Archives: March 2016

Time-lapse Video of Six Story Mass Timber Building Being Built From Ground Up

The Hines T3 mass timber project in Minneapolis is under construction and you can watch its rapid progress by clicking here. The building was permitted under Special Provisions sections of the building code and is 6-story heavy timber built on a one-story concrete podium, for a total of 7-stories.  Hines, a large international developer, is building… Read more »

In Memory of Don-Lee Davidson (1930-2016)

Don-Lee Davidson, owner of Davidson Industries sawmill in Mapleton, OR and long-time PLIB Member and past-President, passed away on Thursday, March 3, 2016 at the age of 85. Don-Lee served on the Board of Directors for Pacific Lumber Inspection Bureau from 1965-1991 and was President from 1979-1981. He retired from the PLIB Board in 1991 and was… Read more »