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Welcome to Arbor Vitae Log Craft!

At Arbor Vitae Log Craft we embrace a mandate for responsible wood harvesting, superior skill development and efficient business operation.

Robert Savignac, experienced hand crafted log construction since 1977.
Experienced in hand crafted log construction since 1977, including the operation of a substantial manufacturing operation, and delivering training programs and fiber-related management advice for the past several years, Robert "Log Bob" Savignac is the foundation of the Arbor Vitae organization. Log Bob brings a comprehensive and practical approach to the art and science of log building complimented by his double major in Biology and Outdoor/Experiential Education.

An advanced graduate of the Mackie School, Vice Chair of the ICC Standards on Log Construction and former CEO of the International Log Building Association, Savignac has dedicated himself to honing his log building skills. He now offers his accumulated knowledge to others committed to the pursuit of this incredible and enduring craft.

Arbor Vitae Log Craft Offers:

  • An industry approved Hand Crafted Log and Post & Beam Construction Training Curriculum which includes;
    • Technical and comprehensive Information, Training and Hands-On Experience
    • Safe Work Practices
    • Interface with Other Building Trades
    • Programs Available Either At Our Site or Yours
    • Custom Project-Based Training Programs to meet the specific log building requirements of our clients
Consulting and Management Services including:
  • Efficient Log Selection Practices
  • Value-Added Production-Oriented Business Development

Design and Drafting Services such as:

  • Concept Sketches
  • Preliminary Drawings
  • Blueprint and Specification Development

It is time for us to correct the past, to build places that are productive for the people who live there, places that are infused with nature, places that are created to encourage community and harmony amongst man and the surrounding environment.

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