Whole Trees LLC

E 2890 LORENZ RD Array
Stoddard, WI 54658

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 4
Total Value of Awards $963K
First Award Date 01/01/11
Most Recent Award Date 05/29/15

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Gundersen Roald Gundersen 2 Message
Baxter Amelia S. Baxter 2 Message

4 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 8.1
Budget: 05/29/15 - 12/31/15

This project is the last piece of the round timber production puzzle for WholeTrees Structures' SBIR-funded research initiatives: improved selection and grading procedures for round pole timber, building on ASTM visual grading rules for poles and piles, but for structural spanning applications. This research project is based on a solid body ...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 8.1-2014
Budget: 01/01/14 - 12/31/14

USDA secretary, Tom Vilsack, has urged the Forest Service to "develop new markets" for forest by-products, which encourage healthy timber management. WholeTrees & reg; Structures (WT) is launching a manufacturing system that sources small diameter round timber from timber management cullings, tops, diseased and invasive trees, and urban forests....

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 8.1-2012
Budget: 01/01/12 - 12/31/12

USDA secretary, Tom Vilsack, has urged the Forest to prioritize "protecting and maintaining all American Forests, including state and private lands. ... The Forest Service must play a significant role in the development of new markets and ensure their integrity." Small-diameter round timber is a vast and under-used waste product of well-managed ...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 8.1-2011
Budget: 01/01/11 - 12/31/11

USDA secretary, Tom Vilsack recently urged the Forest Service to "develop new markets" for forest by-products, which encourage healthy timber management. Small-diameter round timber is an abundant by-product of healthy timber management and could serve emerging green commercial markets if technical barriers, specifically round timber "connection...