Louisiana Business Owner Pushes for Timber High-Rise Building

Roy O. Martin wants to reshape the skylines of American cities, with a new twist on an old-fashioned material. "Can you make multi-story buildings just out of wood? And the answer is, yes," he said. Martin owns a lumber company based in Alexandria, Louisiana. He said the U.S. is lagging behind other countries in using wood to build tall buildings. 

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