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WWPA Annual Meeting

Thank you for attending the 2018 WWPA Annual Meeting

& NAWLA Leadership Summit

Save the Date for the 2019 Annual Meeting & Leadership Summit

March 10-12, 2019 | Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa | Tucson, AZ


2018 Master Lumbermen

Through their many years of experience and commitment to the highest ideals of the Western lumber industry, the following are awarded the title of Master Lumberman

Randy Allen, Idaho Forest Group, LLC

John Alan Arlich, Mendocino Forest Products

Sam Garcia Jr., Hampton Lumber Mills

Dean Alan Harding, Idaho Forest Group, LLC

Ronald D. McCutcheon, Mendocino Forest Products

Jeff Quimby, Bennett Lumber Company, Inc.

Nathan A. Rasor, Idaho Forest Group, LLC

David P. Reader, Hampton Lumber Mills

Ray Stegman, Hampton Lumber Mills


2018 Chairman's Awards

Lowest 5-year incidence rate awards (2013-2017): 

More than 340,000 employee hours annually:

Hampton Lumber Mills – Tillamook, OR

220,000 to 340,000 employee hours annually:

Georgia-Pacific Wood Products NW, LLC. – Coos Bay, OR

Less than 220,000 employee hours annually:

Boise Cascade Company – Pilot Rock, OR


District Safety Awards

2017 Lowest 1-year incidence rate awards by district:

District 1:

Interfor U.S. Inc. - Longview, WA

District 2:

Georgia-Pacific Wood Products NW, LLC. - Coos Bay, OR

District 3:

Boise Cascade Company - LaGrande, OR

District 4:

Collins - Chester, MT

District 5:

Stimson Lumber Co. - St. Maries, ID



Service Awards

Bennett Lumber Products, Inc., Princeton, ID - 45 Years

Vaagen Brothers Lumber - 35 Years

Idaho Forest Group, LLC

LacLede, ID - 30 Years

Stimson Lumber Company

Priest River, ID - 25 Years

Idaho Forest Group, LLC 

Chilco, ID - 15 Years

Idaho Forest Group, LLC 

Moyie Springs, ID 15 Years

Sierra Pacific Industries

Aberdeen, WA - 15 Years

Stimson Lumber Company

Tillamook, OR - 15 Years

Stimson Lumber Company

St. Maries, ID - 10 Years