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CLT Producer Expanding

SmartLam currently produces more than 1 million bd. ft. of CLT per month.

Months after announcing it would build a second CLT manufacturing plant in Montana, Columbia Falls-based SmartLam is searching for a site in Maine to build a new manufacturing facility, to meet rising demand for cross-laminated timber in the East.

SmartLam secured a $3 million grant from the non-profit Maine Technology Institute to assist with the $23.5 million construction cost. It is expected to finalize its site choice within the next month.

SmartLam currently produces more than 1 million bd. ft. of CLT per month.

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Publisher of two monthly magazines for LBM dealers and distributors—The Merchant Magazine, founded in 1922 to serve the western U.S., and Building Products Digest, formed in 1982 to serve east of the Rockies.

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