WORK AVAILABLE: SEVERAL 4TH QUARTER SOLICITATIONS AND ANTICIPATED AWARDS TO BE MADE — US FOREST SERVICE IRSC CONTRACTS IN REGION 5 — AND OTHER REGIONS

A message from the US Forest Service (link to document, includes projects in Region 5 and other US Forest Service Regions): BEGIN: We have several 4th Quarter solicitations and anticipated awards to be made. Wanted to provide you all with our extensive list for your knowledge. Also a request that you please share with your lists…

HELP WANTED: ASSOCIATED CALIFORNIA LOGGERS IS HIRING A PART-TIME ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

HELP WANTED:  ASSOCIATED CALIFORNIA LOGGERS IS HIRING A PART-TIME ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT Associated California Loggers is the trade association representing loggers, log truckers, and log road builders in California. We are looking to hire an Administrative Assistant for the Association.  This person will report to the Executive Director of the Association and interact with the Board of Directors.  The…

SETBACK: TRUCKERS TO LOSE AB 5 INJUNCTION PROTECTION BECAUSE US SUPREME COURT WON’T HEAR APPEAL; OPTIONS AHEAD?

“SETBACK” : Here is a short press release from the California Trucking Association (CTA) on the recent decision of the United States Supreme Court to “deny cert”(refuse to hear) an appeal to a lower court decision that will dissolve an injunction that has kept truckers exempt from AB 5 for almost two years: California Trucking…

WEDNESDAY AUGUST 3 , 8:45 AM TO 3:00 PM ON THE INTERNET: “VIRTUAL ONE STOP TRUCK EVENT” ON THE INTERNET HOSTED BY THE CALIFORNIA AIR RESOURCES BOARD (CARB); “FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES” TO HELP PURCHASE TRUCKS ON AGENDA

Virtual One-Stop Truck Event Free, informational event for medium- and heavy-duty vehicle owners and operators en Español One-Stop Informational Event – August 3, 2022 The California Air Resources Board (CARB) invites you to a virtual One-Stop Truck event. Attendees can access presentations on regulatory compliance, financial assistance, and new technology options. The online event will…

IN TWO WEEKS ON FRIDAY JUNE 17, 2022 — THE PLUMAS-SIERRA CHAPTER “SPRING ROUND UP” RETURNS AFTER THREE YEARS! AT THE MOUNT HUFF GOLF COURSE JUST OUTSIDE OF CRESCENT MILLS –CHAPTER CHAIR DOUG STOY INVITES ALL ACL MEMBERS, GUESTS, AND FAMILIES — STARTS AT 5:30 PM

Plumas-Sierra Chapter Chair Doug Stoy, of the DL Stoy Logging Company in Quincy, invites chapter members –and all ACL members and guests — to the return of the “ACL Plumas-Sierra Chapter Spring Round-Up.”   This will be the first chapter event since 2019. COVID-19 concerns and the impacts of last summer’s fires forced cancellation of events…

ACL ALERT! “FUTURE CALL ORDERS FOR SPECIFIC PROJECTS WILL BE E-MAILED TO ONLY THE CONTRACTORS AWARDED UNDER THIS BPA” –DETAILS WITHIN ON PROJECTS IN REGION 5 CALIFORNIA FORESTS

A MESSAGE FROM ASSOCIATED CALIFORNIA LOGGERS Messages below from officials of the US Forest Service will lead to a link that leads to: Federal BPA (“Blanket Purchase Agreeement”) to get on a “contractors’ list” for projects in the Pacific Southwest Stewardship, covering these National Forests in Region 5 (CA):: El Dorado, Inyo, Klamath, Lassen, Mendocino,…

NEW LOCATION — SAME DATE: PRE SEASON MEETING FOR TIMBER OPERATORS ON REQUIREMENTS TO SIGN UP FOR HEMS (CAL FIRE) AND VIPR (USFS) HIRED EQUIPMENT PROGRAMS IN ADVANCE OF ANY UPCOMING EMERGENCY AND FIRE USE NEED

A message from the US Forest Service AND CAL FIRE: The new meeting location for the upcoming EDSO/ACL/USFS/CAL FIRE Timber contractor meeting is Mother Lode Lions Hall, 4701 Missouri Flat Rd., Diamond Springs, CA 95619 (Corner of Missouri Flat Rd. & Pleasant Valley Rd.) Meeting Objective: A preseason meeting across the CALFire AEU, Eldorado NF, Stanislaus NF, and…

Great Basin Institute Provides Early Notice to Industry Partners: Will Seek Contractors for Caldor Fire Recovery Project

Associated California Loggers would like you to be aware of individual projects with possible bidding opportunities as they are known to us. The Great Basin Institute(GBI) has sent out an early notification notice to industry partners informing us that GBI will seek contractors and purchasing for implementation of the Caldor Fire recoevery projects. Please click…

CONGRESS MEMBERS TOM MCCLINTOCK AND DOUG LA MALFA INTRODUCE LEGISLATION REQUIRING THE US FOREST SERVICE TO IMMEDIATELY SUPPRESS WILDFIRES — ASSOCIATED CALIFORNIA LOGGERS IS IN SUPPORT!

Editor’s Note:  Associated California Loggers has announced its SUPPORT for the legislation detailed in this press release: Press Release WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Tom McClintock (CA-04) and Congressman Doug LaMalfa (CA-01) introduced legislation directing the U.S. Forest Service to immediately suppress wildfires on National Forest System lands and put an end to the policy of…

MONDAY APRIL 18 AT 5:00 PM IS THE DEADLINE TO GET ON THE PRINTED 2022 ASSOCIATED CALIFORNIA LOGGERS PRO LOGGER LIST

APRIL 18 IS THE DEADLINE TO GET ON THE PRINTED 2022 PRO-LOGGER LIST!  The deadline for getting your units to Associated California Loggers to be placed on the PRINTED copy 2022 ProLogger List is  Monday April 18 at 5:00 pm.    At least one major timber company employer is requiring evidence of ProLogger certification on…