Home Must Reads Malheur Lumber gets reprieve

Malheur Lumber gets reprieve

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Malheur Lumber's sawmill is getting a short-term reprieve from private landowners who are providing timber to continue operations.

Company officials announced earlier this month that the mill would be mothballed about Nov. 1 due to lagging timber supply off federal forests.

"A number of private landowners were very worried and concerned that (with the shutdown) they wouldn't be able to sell their timber," Bruce Daucsavage said this week.

Daucsavage, president of Malheur's parent company, Ochoco Lumber Co., said the owners have proposed to provide timber for the mill. He said it's not a lot of volume, but enough to extend the mill operations 30-60 days beyond the November projection.

Read more at Capital Press.

{biztweet}malheur{/biztweet}

 

More Articles

Two Sides of the Coin

Contributed Blogs
Friday, September 26, 2014
0926 iphone6-thumbBY JASON NORRIS | GUEST BLOGGER

This post focuses on the recent release of the new Apple iPhone as well as Alibaba's IPO, the largest U.S. IPO in history.


Read more...

Green Endeavor cleans up

News
Wednesday, August 06, 2014
080614 ULnew greenendeavorBY LINDA BAKER | OB EDITOR

Portland startup Green Endeavor strikes gold, inking a partnership with Underwriters Laboratories, an Illinois-based consulting and certification company with offices in 46 countries.


Read more...

The Rail Baron

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014
BY LINDA BAKER

Oil is gushing out of the U.S. and Canada, and much of it is coming from places that don’t have pipeline infrastructure. So it’s being shipped by rail.


Read more...

The Diaspora

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014
BY LEE VAN DER VOO

Former newspaper journalists move into brand journalism.


Read more...

Video: The 100 Best Survey

News
Thursday, August 28, 2014

100-best-logo-2015 500pxw-1OB Research Editor Kim Moore shares some pointers about the 100 Best Companies to Work For survey.


Read more...

Back to School

September 2014
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
BY LEE VAN DER VOO

By now we’ve all read the headlines: Starbucks is giving away free degrees. Except it isn’t.


Read more...

Knight Vision

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014
BY VIVIAN MCINERNY

Travis Knight wants to release a movie a year. Can he pull it off?


Read more...
Oregon Business magazinetitle-sponsored-links-02
SPONSORED LINKS