The next big evolution in construction in the United States, mass timber has proven to have enormous positive economic and environmental potential. Portland is currently home to the tallest mass timber structure in the United States- Carbon12. Assembled from prefabricated Structurlam GlulamPlus beams and columns and CrossLam CLT panels, Portland is leading the mass timber evolution in the United States.
The Portland area is setting the stage as the centre for mass timber construction. There are currently more tall wood buildings being constructed in Portland than any other metropolitan city in the United States.