Weyerhaeuser names Drake new SVP of research


11 September 2006 — Weyerhaeuser has appointed Miles Drake SVP of research and development and chief technology officer.

Drake joins Weyerhaeuser in October from Air Products and Chemicals where he served as VP and chief technology officer since 2001.


The company has also names Sandy McDade as SVP and general counsel. He has previously served Weyerhaeuser as SVP of international and industrial wood products.