7Gen A&E Partners With WholeTrees

WholeTrees will share 3D digital models for BIM systems “We are truly honored to collaborate with Seven Generations A+E and foresee a long-term partnership whereby we delivery the greenest possible un-milled timber products to the larger tribal marketplace.” Read the Article

Fantastic B Corps: WholeTrees

WholeTrees works to build relationships with forests and communities “We were motivated to start WholeTrees by the profound wisdom of our forestland and learning lab in the driftless region of southwestern Wisconsin. WholeTrees builds prosperous relationships between forests and communities.” Read the Article

U.S. Forest Service

WholeTrees Awarded Grant To Accelerate the Adoption of Round Timber Trusses in Commercial Construction Today USDA Forest Service Interim Chief Vicki Christiansen announced the award of almost $8 million to expand and accelerate wood products and wood energy markets. The Wood Innovation Grants will stimulate the removal of hazardous fuels from national forests and other forest lands to reduce the …

In Wisconsin – December 21, 2017

In Wisconsin Startup – WholeTrees Architecture & Structures WholeTrees engineers cost-efficient, sustainable structural systems for commercial and residential buildings. The company uses a byproduct of sustainably managed forests – small diameter round-timber – a concept co-founder Roald Gundersen had been using for about 20 years before founding WholeTrees with Baxter in 2007… Read the Article

ILFI Trim Tab – December 21, 2017

WholeTrees wins Living Product Expo Competition Michaela Harms, as both the Research + Development Programs Manager and Engineer at WholeTrees Structures, showed her passion and vision for her work both on and off stage throughout the Expo. She communicated how WholeTrees products promote wellness for the public through healthier buildings, provide strength comparable to other structural systems while restoring woodlands, …

WI Innovation Awards – October 4, 2017

2017 Winners Announced At Annual Ceremony In Madison WholeTrees was honored to receive a Wisconsin Innovation Award this month. We won for the category of manufacturing due to our innovations in Wisconsin’s forest communities. We are thrilled to continue our work in Wisconsin and were happy to stand alongside the other winners progressing our state’s economy. Check out the video …

WI Innovation Awards – July 23, 2017

Finalists Announced For 2017 Thirty companies and nonprofit organizations have been selected as finalists for the 2017 Wisconsin Innovation Awards. In total, 233 businesses, products and services from around the state were nominated. The finalists were determined by a panel of 23 statewide industry experts, with winners to be announced on October 4, 2017 at an awards ceremony at the …

ARCHITECT Magazine – July 11, 2017

11th Annual R+D Awards The term “waste trees” is misleading—it refers to trees that are too thin to be milled into boards, not necessarily because there’s anything wrong with the wood itself. But waste trees are a big problem: Today, about 10 percent of American forests—about 56 million acres—are overstocked and undermanaged, in part because so many trees are too …

Larta Institute – June 30, 2017

AG-TECH Is Attracting Women-Led Innovations, And They’re Disrupting Whole Trees engineers and manufactures lumber waste product into beautiful structural systems for residential and commercial buildings. Using the latest digital tools, Whole Trees is decoding trees’ strength which makes it 50% stronger than milled wood… Read the Article

U.S. Forest Service News Release – May 24, 2017

U.s. Forest Service Awards Grants To Expand And Accelerate Wood Energy And Wood Products Markets In 19 States Of the 38 projects funded, 26 focus upon expanding wood products markets, and 12 increase wood energy markets. Projects address a wide range of issues that include increasing capacity at mass timber manufacturing facilities, testing the resiliency of cross-laminated timber (CLT) structures …