Tagged: anthony forest products

Climate Change Drives Canadian Lumber Buying Spree

by Jan Cottingham 10/12/2015 12:00 am

Milder winters and warmer summers have meant higher survival rates for the mountain pine beetle, which has triggered an epidemic that began in the 1990s which had killed by 2012 946 million cubic yards of pine trees in British Columbia. More than 45 million acres of forest have been affected.

Rains Slow State’s Timber Operations, But No Shortages Predicted

by Rick Fahr 6/1/2015 12:00 am

Just as a wet spring can keep farmers out of their fields, standing water and mud can grind timber operations to a halt. Across the southern half of the state this spring, timber-cutting equipment has remained idle as poor weather has resulted in tightening mill stocks.

Anthony Forest Releases Online Lumber Calculator

by Jordan King 7/22/2013 12:00 am

Anthony Forest Products of El Dorado launched a lumber span calculator on its website to help craftsmen adjust to a recent industrywide change in design values for Southern pine dimension lumber.

Arkansas Business: Best Quotes of 2012

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/24/2012 12:00 am

From John L. Smith’s pep talk to reporters to U.S. District Judge Bill Wilson’s withering remarks to out-of-line prosecutors, they said it all in 2012.

Wood Increasingly Used In School Construction

by Jan Cottingham 7/23/2012 12:00 am

A change four years ago in state guidelines has led to an increasing use of wood in school construction. One of the highest profile examples of wood construction in an education facility is the $43.2 million 322,500-SF El Dorado High School, which opened a year ago.