It's All About Who You Know
For more than 125 years, the title of NHLA National Inspector has stood for integrity, expertise, and commitment to the global hardwood lumber industry. Our team has more than 200 years of combined experience serving the hardwood industry in the United States, Canada, and around the world, and their expertise goes well beyond lumber inspections.
For over 125 years, NHLA National Inspectors have stood for integrity, expertise, and commitment to the global hardwood lumber industry. The legacy of the NHLA “National Man” lives on with our current team of National Inspectors.
Inspection Services from NHLA help your company ensure quality and accuracy, reduce loss, and maximize profitability. Boost your bottom line with one of the many Services NHLA offers today!
NHLA offers hardwood-specific certification programs to improve profitability, differentiate your business from the competition, and attract new customers.
NHLA established the "Rules for the Measurement & Inspection of Hardwood & Cypress" in 1898, setting industry standards and creating stability for the hardwood industry. Since then, the Rules have been updated every four years to meet the needs of market conditions.
NHLA National Inspectors provide optimal learning outcomes for your business and your employees. Custom training and education are done with your lumber, your equipment, at your pace, and with your goals in mind.
Yield and Quality Control
NHLA provides Production Yield Analysis services that are specifically created to enhance operations at your sawmill, reduce costs, and help you squeeze as much profit possible from every log.