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GIVE APPLY LOG IN SOCIAL

Welcome to the NEKDA

2017 Fall Meeting - November 1-2, Waterville, ME

at the Best Western Plus Hotel $89 per night

 

    • 2017 Officers and Board Members (PDF)
      • President, Peter Duerden, U*C Coatings
      • 1st Vice President, Larry Lashway, Lashway Lumber
      • 2nd Vice President, Dan Avery, Gutchess Lumber
      • Executive Secretary Bill Smith, SUNY ESF Wood Products
      • Treasurer Bob Pope, USNR Irvington Moore
      • Resident Clerk (State of MA) Jason Ayer, Hardwick Kilns
      • Past President, Arthur Routhier, Maine Woods
      • Board Members -
      • 2017, Patrick Howe, Double Aught Lumber
      • 2017, Chuck Sackett, King Forest Industries
      • 2018, Jim Parker, Vacutherm
      • 2018, David Nichols, Technical Services
      • 2019, Jeremy Alstrom, HHP
      • 2019, Jeremy Howard, NYLE
    • Past Meeting Presentations - Please look to the Past Meeting link (to the right) to see some of the topics presented.
      • Coming very soon -

       

  • Click here to view the technical presentations from our past meetings.
  • Useful books and articles on Lumber Drying, Wood Properties and Manufacturing, and Wood Science.
  • Dry Kiln Workshop.
  • Our 2010 Jim Catterick Award was presented to Everett Rockwell, North Hudson Woodcraft, Dolgeville NY.
  • Our 2010 Bill Rice Acheivement Award was presented to Mark Strail, Harden Furniture, McConnellesville, NY, by NEKDA Life Member, former President, former Executive Secretary, and Professor Emeritus Dr. Bill Rice (below).
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  • Our 2009 Jim Catterick Award was presented to Tom Graber, Baillie Lumber, Smyrna, NY, by NEKDA 2009 President Jeremy Jacquet (below).
  • Our 2009 Bill Rice Acheivement Award was presented to Scott Ferland, Cersosimo Lumber, Brattleboro, VT, by NEKDA Life Member, former President, former Executive Secretary, and Professor Emeritus Dr. Bill Rice (below).