OLC Oregon Practices Seminar

OLC Seminar

The Oregon Logging Conference will once again offer a wide range of panels and seminars, and attendees will be able to earn up to 9 professional logger credits.

This year, the topics to choose from will include the following.

Thursday, February 25
• 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.: Log Rollout / End Products (Hands-on seminar) Outside Area

• 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.: Better Ideas/New Technology  Logging — Linear Rock Crushing, Revisiting Tethering Systems in the PNW, Eye for an Eye, and Steep Slope Innovations with Cable Systems.

Friday, February 26
• 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.: Oregon Forest Practices Act Compliance Audit Seminar — Overview of the Audit, Industry / Stakeholder’s Perspective, Overview of What We Do Well According to Audit Results and Top 6 Non-Compliance Items: Relation to ORFPA and Remedies for Improvements.

• 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.: Washington Forest Practices Seminar – Tools for Safe Yarding

• 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.: Log Rollout (Hands-on seminar) Outside Area

• 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.: Business Seminar 1 — Log Market Updates

• 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.: Business Seminar 2 — Oregon Project Updates; Swanson Group Mill Re-Build in Springfield and Red Rock Biofuels- A Bio-Refinery in Lakeview

• 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.: Marking Safety Real – Cable Logging Safety, Setup & Efficiency and Logging Fire Salvage Safety

• 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.: Washington Forest Practices Seminar – Cultural and Historic Preservation

• 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.: Business Seminar 3 —Cross Laminated Wood and Tall Structures

• 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.: Tire & Wheel Safety – Presented by Les Schwab Tire Center (Hands-on Seminar)

The OLC is shaping up to the be largest show in years. Plan on attending. You can register here with just a CLICK.