Supply Chain Map

Title Categories Address Description
Adam Alfonso
BuildersSalem, OR, USA

Contact Email Address: adam.m.alfonso@gmail.com

Contact Phone Number: 509-954-2000

Location of Business: Salem, Oregon and the PNW

Website Info:

Team Size and Composition: Individual

Builder Experience and Capability Level: residential superintendent, multiplex, Zero energy ready

Training Experience and Capability: Train unskilled volunteers as part of my job, sustainable homes professional certificate through earth advantage

Homeland Hempcrete
BuildersBismarck, ND, USA

Contact Name: Matt Marino

Contact Email Address: matt@homelandhempco.com

Contact Phone Number: 701-426-3796

Location of Business: Bismarck, ND

Website Info: Homelandhempcrete.com

Team Size and Composition: Primarily just myself as a consultant, and can help hire additional labor/resources as needed.

Builder Experience and Capability Level: I have been building with hempcrete since 2018. I have built 3 standalone structures as well as helped on the first recording studio in the US. I have also retrofitted a garage with hempcrete and I have done many small wall/acoustic panels for various applications.

Training Experience and Capability: I have led two training workshops in regards to training and I have a registered educational course at the local college

Romero Stucco
BuildersDodge City, KS 67801, USA

Contact Name: Angel Romero Jr

Contact Email Address: romero@goldenee.com

Contact Phone Number: 620-255-6732

Location of Business: Dodge City KS

Website Info:

Team Size and Composition: Team of 4.

Builder Experience and Capability Level: HempCrete Workshop and Contractors training from Hempitecture

Stucco work for 10yrs – High school education – Bi-lingual Spanish/ English – Hempitecture training course

Training Experience and Capability:

 

Perennial Building, LLC
BuildersBend, OR, USA

Contact Name: Karen Rugg

Contact Email Address: karen@perennialbuilding.com

Contact Phone Number: 843-997-2310

Location of Business: Bend, Oregon

Website Info: www.perennialbuilding.com

Team Size and Composition: Leadership team is comprised of two people. Subcontractors are hired as required. 

Builder Experience and Capability Level: Perennial Building has a combined 30 years experience in construction management and building in both the commercial and residential sectors. We are a full service residential general contractor. See a complete project list at www.perennialbuilding.com.

Training Experience and Capability: Perennial Building is capable of providing hemplime training and has plans to do so in the future. 

 

Zach Cihal, MD
BuildersWashington County, TX, USA

Contact Name: Zach Cihal, MD

Contact Email Address: zach.cihal@gmail.com

Contact Phone Number: 361-571-6028

Location of Business: Washington, Texas

Website Info:

Team Size and Composition: individual

Builder Experience and Capability Level: Hempitecture Contractor Training Program certificate; participated in hempbuilding workshop at the Center for Maximum Potential Building Systems in Austin; currently working as hemplime construction intern at Highland Hemp House. Have experience volunteering on home construction jobsites with Habitat for Humanity.

Training Experience and Capability:

 

HempStone, LLC
BuildersNorthampton, MA, USA

Contact Name: Jennifer Martin, Catalyst

Contact Email Address: Jennifer@hempstone.net 

Contact Phone Number: 660-342-3627

Location of Business: Northampton, MA

Website Info: Www.hempstone.net

Team Size and Composition: We are a natural building company who collaborates vigorously with other building professionals to turn the dial on embodied carbon.

Tom Rossmassler and Jennifer Martin are full partners at HempStone. We have a compliment of 4 part-time communications and construction staff, and partner with an architectural designer and a construction company to provide full design/build services. 

HempStone offers consulting, construction, supply, training, and materials research services in support of hempcrete in the built environment.

Builder Experience and Capability Level: We are a natural building company who collaborates vigorously with other building professionals to turn the dial on embodied carbon.

Tom Rossmassler and Jennifer Martin are full partners at HempStone. We have a compliment of 4 part-time communications and construction staff, and partner with an architectural designer and a construction company to provide full design/build services. 

HempStone offers consulting, construction, supply, training, and materials research services in support of hempcrete in the built environment.

Training Experience and Capability: Tom hosted his first hempcrete training in Feb 2019, bringing Hemp Tech Global to lead. Jennifer and Tom co-led a 2 day training in July 2019 – Tom focusing on hempcrete and Jennifer on lime plaster (Jennifer’s favorite building material).

Jennifer and Tom have resumed 2 day hempcrete and lime plaster trainings this summer.

Tom and Jennifer speak regularly on the subject of hempcrete to the public and present several times a year to building professionals at regional conferences.

Jennifer and Tom are both accustomed to managing inexperienced teams of workers on novel building methods. 

Jennifer has 3 years of experiencing teaching natural building to enthusiastic students. 

Tom leads group meetings and retreats for Energia and a triple bottom lines group through NESEA – Northeast Sustainable Energy Association.

 

Tryna LLC
BuildersUpson, WI 54565, USA

Contact Name: Mitchell Hanson

Contact Email Address: MH.design@protonmail.com

Contact Phone Number: 920-850-3816

Location of Business: Upson, Wi

Website Info: 

Team Size and Composition: Individual

Builder Experience and Capability Level: Builder experience limited to basic laborer. I’m a designer by trade. But have spent my time out of college in the hemp industry. At both the processing side and growing side of hemp. 

I have been trained by Hempitecture & John Patterson of Tiny Hemp Houses. Along educational events such as being involved in the USHBA, Hemp Building Summit, and Hemp Eco Systems.

Training Experience and Capability:

Stewardship
ArchitectAustin, TX, USA

Contact Name: Gayle Borst

Contact Email Address: gayle@stewardshiparchitecture.com

Contact Phone Number: 512-350-0001

Location of Business: Austin, TX

Website Info: www.StewardshipArchitecture.com

Experience: Our specialty for years has been the design of natural buildings, including cob, straw bale, compressed earth blocks, light clay-straw, rammed earth, and hempcrete. While new to hempcrete, we have one project going into construction phase within a month or two. It will likely also include hemp batt insulation. We plan to do more hempcrete projects soon.

Educational Experience: Assuming this refers to hemp-related experience…No official workshops, but I have attended one of Henry Valles’ presentations, visited a local hempcrete project, and done a lot of reading on the subject.

Graymont
Lime and Binder SuppliersKansas, USA

Contact Name : Todd File

Contact Email Address : tfile@graymont.com

Contact Phone Number : 304-881-1213

Location of Business : North America

Type of Business or Profession : Lime and Binder Supplier

Website Info : www.graymont.com

Team/Company Size and Description : Graymont is second largest lime manufacturer in North America.  

Experience with Hemp : I have been involved in the hempcrete application for over 10 years.

Education in your profession : BA in Business Administration

USHBA Membership Status : Corporate Influencer

 

HempWood®
 301 Rockwood Rd, Murray, KY 42071, USA
Address: 301 Rockwood Road, Murray Kentucky, 42071
Phone: 888-338-1235
 
 
Bio/Info: HempWood® makes hardwood products, including lumber, flooring, DIY kits, and woodturning blanks from fiber hemp stalks and a soy-based adhesive. 

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