Our mission is building a sustainable future by reclaiming wood waste from construction and demolition and turning it into high volume, locally sourced premium lumber products.
A Circular Economy Should Work for Everyone.
That’s why we are delivering a solution that enables everyone–like architects, developers, and contractors–to build with a lower environmental impact.
The idea for Urban Machine started to take shape.
The first benchtop prototype was completed.
Urban Machine raised its pre-seed round.
Urban Machine opened its first shop in Oakland, CA.
Nail & Staple Picker achieved 90% accuracy.
Needed More Room
Urban Machine relocated to a larger shop at 1070 40th Street.
Urban Machine closed its $5.6M seed round.
Urban Machine has forged a new standard for wood by generating a circular economy. Everyone benefits from the solution of recycling wood waste into premium lumber products – we are committed to delivering those benefits.
Lower Carbon Emissions
No Commodity Price Swings
13x Less Energy to Produce
Schedule Urban Machine to Help Your Next Project
Dimensional lumber (from 2X4 up to 6X18), Glulam, and heavy timber can all be locally sourced and reused.
Contact us to build a sustainable future.
Find out how Urban Machine's first employee, Software Engineer Tyler Compton, handled a communication crisis with grace and simplicity on today's episode of This One Time with Andrew Gillies and Jorie Wisnefski.