Two wood products companies announce projects totaling million in Wiregrass area

A pair of economic expansion projects in Dothan will inject a combined $92 million into the Wiregrass economy. SmartLam North America, which makes ...

September 15, 2022
3:16 AM

A pair of economic expansion projects in Dothan will inject a combined $92 million into the Wiregrass economy. SmartLam North America, which makes cross laminated timber products at a Dothan factory, has announced it will invest $62 million to build a new manufacturing facility to produce large beams and columns for construction, creating 43 jobs.Peak Renewables also announced it will build a $30 million wood pellet production facility in Dothan, which will use sawmill residuals to make pellets used in renewable power generation.

William Thornton