Pagel and Hill Present Before the ALSC

PDH Shareholders, Kent Pagel and Marty Hill, presented arguments on behalf of the Structural Building Components Association (SBCA) and the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) before the American Lumber Standards Committee (ALSC) in Washington, D.C. on October 20, 2011 and January 5, 2012. The arguments contributed to a favorable ruling on the part of the Board of Review of the ALSC on January 11, 2012 relating to the request of the Southern Pine Inspection Bureau to reduce the design values of all Southern Pine by between 25—30 percent pursuant to the American Softwood Lumber Standard promulgated in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Commerce.