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SFPA Welcomes Timber Resources of Tennessee

SFPA welcomes Timber Resources of Tennessee, based in Eads, as a new Associate member. Timber Resources is a wholesale domestic and export distributor with more than 30 years of experience in the forest products industry. The company specializes in sourcing lumber, panel products such as plywood and oriented strand board, in addition to logs and other forest products from North America.

Ken Proctor is the company’s President. Contact Ken at 901/235-6663 or send an e-mail to ken_proctor@timberresources.net.  To learn more about Timber Resources of Tennessee, visit www.timberresources.net.

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EXPO Earns Certification

More accolades are in for SFPA’s Forest Products Machinery & Equipment Exposition. The International Association of Exhibitions and Events (IAEE), the global authority on exhibition management and best practices, has approved the 2017 show as a “Certified Exhibition”.  This designation is considered the “Gold Standard” in exhibition management.

“SFPA is honored to receive thisrecognition, the result of a hard-working team producing a spectacular event, advancing the exchange of ideas for the betterment of our industry,” commented exposition director Eric Gee.

Meanwhile, the direct-mail campaign promoting the “Save the Date” message for Expo 2019 has entered phase two with a second mailing now underway to all past exhibitors and hundreds of industry prospects.  All are encouraged to mark June 26-28, 2019 on their calendars for the next show, to be held once again at Atlanta’s Georgia World Congress Center. Exhibit space sales are slated to begin in May. 

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SFPA Welcomes International Beams

SFPA welcomes International Beams, LLC of Sarasota, Florida, as a new Associate member. International Beams is a worldwide leader in providing superior quality engineered wood products including their IB MAX-CORE I-Joists, LVL and Rimboard. The most recent additions to the company’s IB MAX-CORE product line, Cross laminated Timber and Glulam, will be manufactured in the newest IB facility in Dothan, AL. This new product line will carry IB’s latest branding label, IB X-LAM USA.

Steve Lieberman, P.E. is the company’s Senior Product Engineer. Contact Steve at 844/952-6872 or send an e-mail to steve.lieberman@ibewp.com.  To learn more about International Beams, visit www.ibewp.com.

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