Tag: lumber

  • Environmental Benefits of Reclaimed framing lumber compared to virgin

    We get asked for the quantitive benefits of reclaimed lumber compared to virgin. We found this analysis from the USDA “Using reclaimed lumber and wood flooring in construction : measuring environmental impact using life-cycle inventory analysis”. to be a great resource and validation of the substantial benefits. “Results from this life-cycle inventory showed that cumulative…

  • The Growth and Scaling Podcast with Todd Westra

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    Tune in to meet Eric Law, the visionary behind Urban Machine Robotics, where construction meets eco-friendly realities. With two decades of industry expertise, Eric is on a mission to rescue a staggering 37 million tons of discarded lumber annually in the U.S. His outstanding team, now on their fifth robotic iteration, is gearing up to…

  • VEMA Deconstruction and Urban Machine Join Forces

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    VEMA Deconstruction leaps toward sustainable construction practices by signing an LOI to partner with Urban Machine.

  • LBM Journal – Industry News

    LBM Journal spotlights Urban Machine’s solution for construction wood waste reclamation.