Posts Categorized: Meetings

PLIB Members Elect New Directors for 2016 – 2017

Members of the Pacific Lumber Inspection Bureau met on June 28th in Whistler, BC and elected its Board of Directors for the June 2016 – June 2017 year.  Following the Member meeting, the new Board elected its officers for the ensuing year. PLIB 2016-2017 Board of Directors Dale Bartsch, Hy Mark Wood Manufacturing, Spangle, WA… Read more »

PLIB 2016 Annual Meeting Recap

Members of the Pacific Lumber Inspection Bureau met at the Weston Resort & Spa in beautiful Whistler, BC on June 27th and 28th for the 2016 Annual Meeting of the Members.  It was the 110th annual meeting since the Bureau’s incorporation in 1906 (PLIB was founded in 1903) and a memorable one at that.   At the… Read more »

PLIB Participates in Annual Technical JAS and BEC Meetings in Tokyo

The Japan Agricultural Standard (JAS) Technical Committee and Building Experts Committee (BEC) technical meetings held in Tokyo September 14-16, 2015 drew 40 wood products delegates from Japan, Canada and the U.S.  PLIB’s Technical and Special Programs Manager, Ben Haynes, represented PLIB members. Also in attendance at the meetings were 11 other representatives from the U.S. forest products industry, 15 representatives from Canada and 13 representatives… Read more »

PLIB Attends CLSAB and NLGA Annual Meeting in Kelowna, BC. Industry Salutes Al Rozek.

PLIB attended the 2015 annual member meetings of the Canadian Lumber Standards Accreditation Board (CLSAB) and the National Lumber Grades Authority (NLGA) in Kelowna, BC September 15-17. PLIB was very active at the sessions. In addition to being a member and board member of NLGA, PLIB staff sit on the Grade Committee, Standards Committee, Executive Committee and Lumber Properties Steering Committee. Topics discussed… Read more »

ALSC Holds Annual Meeting In Halifax, NS – August 14

The American Lumber Standard Committee (ALSC) held its annual meeting in Halifax, Nova Scotia on August 14th. The meeting marked the first time that the ALSC annual meeting was held outside the United States. Canadian lumber represents approximately 1/3 of all grade marked lumber used in the U.S. and the National Lumber Grades Authority (NLGA),… Read more »

PLIB Holds 2015 Annual Meeting in San Francisco

Members and staff of the Pacific Lumber Inspection Bureau convened at the Westin St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco, CA on June 29 & 30 for the 2015 Annual Meeting of the Members and Board of Directors’ meeting.  In addition to receiving the usual reports on the Bureau’s finances and staff activities, members heard reports… Read more »