DR Johnson Wood Innovations


1991 Pruner Road , Riddle, Oregon 97469, United States
Sales Contact
Levi Huffman, Directory of Technical Services
Sales Contact
Kaylia Grumm, Glulam Beam Sales
Main Profile

Founded in 1951, DR Johnson is a second-generation, family-owned wood products manufacturer located in Riddle, Oregon – the heart of Oregon’s timber country. An affiliated company, DR Johnson Wood Innovations took shape in 2015 and became the first certified manufacturer of Cross-Laminated Timber in the United States!

DRJ is committed to providing sustainable manufactured wood products like Cross-Laminated Timber and Glue-Laminated Beams and it is their mission to create a much faster and efficient way of construction. By using the latest technology, DRJ is able to keep up with the high demand for engineered wood and provide customers with high quality product! DRJ Cross-Laminated timber and glu-lam beams are pre-cut exactly to fit our customers needs, making the installation process much quicker than steel or concrete. DRJ uses locally sourced timber that is sustainably harvested, leaving a well managed forest behind!

Materials
Mass Timber
Cross-Laminated Timber (CLT)
Glue-Laminated Timber (GLT)
Timber-Frame / Post and Beam
Hybrid (wood with steel or concrete)
Products & Services

Cross-Laminated Timber – CLT
Cross-Laminated Timber (CLT) is prefabricated engineered wood product that consists of either 3, 5, or 7 layers of dimensional lumber, with each layer oriented 90 degrees to the previous layer bonded using structural adhesives to form large-scale panels. DR Johnson manufactures CLT panels up to 10′-0′ wide and 41′-6″ in length. CLT allows flexibility in construction and design and can be a direct replacement to steel or concrete.

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Glued Laminated Beam – GLB
Glued laminated beams (GLB) are stress-rated engineered wood beams composed of wood laminations that are bonded together with a structural adhesive. All of the “lams” are laid parallel to one another and pressed together to produce a beam which can be a direct replacement of steel or concrete. Glulam Beams/ Columns can be used as the structural frame for Mass Timber Construction Applications. When combined with CLT Panels, an entire structure can be built out of wood- including high rise multi-use buildings, schools & multi-family housing complexes.

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