Brentwood Country Club

Located in a residential area of west Los Angeles and just minutes from the Pacific Ocean, the Brentwood Country Club is home to a challenging 18-hole golf course. When the course superintendent determined that new bridges were needed to cross some ravines, their architect contacted Western Wood Structures.  WWS presented [...] Read more »

George Fox University Bridge

Located within a 15 minute drive of our facility, George Fox University is one of the top ranked Christian universities in the country. Their outstanding reputation for academics and athletic success is well known in this area. The result is record growth and an enrollment that is approaching 4,000 students. [...] Read more »

Hamlin Farms

              When the owners of this century old farm in Corvallis, Oregon, decided they needed a shady place to relax after long days harvesting crops, they called the experts at Western Wood Structures. The result was this handsome Glulam patio cover that rises above [...] Read more »

Backyard Patio Cover

When the owners of this residence in Tualatin, Oregon decided to remodel their home, their contractor turned to the experts at Western Wood Structures for assistance with the roof system above their backyard patio. The result was this handsome structure which features Glulam trusses with curved top chords.     [...] Read more »

Fort Belvoir Suspension Bridge

Accotink Wildlife Refuge is a 1,200 acre property located on the grounds of Fort Belvoir in Fairfax County, Virginia. Fort Belvoir was originally opened during WWI and is the largest employer in Fairfax County with more employees than even the Pentagon. Over the years it has served as headquarters for [...] Read more »

Peaked and Cambered Glulams

Building designers are offered creative ways in which to utilize Glulam in the construction of their buildings. Glulams have been popular over the years because of their versatility in timber construction and because of their aesthetic appeal. The use of Peaked and Cambered Glulams (also known as Pitched and Tapered) [...] Read more »

The Bridges at Martis Camp

Martis Camp is a 2,177 acre private luxury community located between Truckee, California and North Lake Tahoe. The community offers a wide variety of both indoor and outdoor seasonal activities to family members of all ages. An 18 hole championship golf course designed by Tom Fazio is available to members. [...] Read more »

Remembering Bob Kennedy

The timber construction industry lost one of its great ones when Bob Kennedy passed away over the summer. Bob was employed as one of our field superintendents. Bob began his career at the young age of 16 under the tutelage of his father Slim Kennedy. They were employed by Tim [...] Read more »

Mt. View Drainage Crossing – Testimonial

Every once in a while we receive a nice letter from a customer commending us on the work we have done. I think this one is especially worth sharing. Steve —————————————– Hazen and crew: Completed the 40′ x 18′ bridge assembly today.  Basically 120 man hours with a 3 – [...] Read more »

Olympia Fireplace

  Downtown Olympia, Washington has experienced three major fires in recent years. On Easter morning of 2011, a fire broke out in a 6,500 s/f warehouse that was used by Olympia Fireplace & Spa for its inventory. The fire destroyed the Bowstring Truss roof structure as well as the building [...] Read more »