Nordev, LLC

Natural Resources Consulting

Nordev, LLC is solely owned by Terry T. Brady, MS (forestry, forest products, and organizational management). Brady has been involved with natural resources conservation and utilization since 1951 when he started his professional career as a lookout-fireman for the U.S. Forest Service.

He has been a logger, miner, forest products consultant, and newspaper reporter/columnist.

In 2015 the U.S. Government recognized Nordev, LLC as a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business. Due to physical issues Brady limits his in-field operations, preferring active research and consulting instead, both subject to client agreements.

His Forestry related experiences over the past 70 years have involved:

  • wildland fire fighting

  • forest inventory and timber cruising

  • harvest, including road, planning

  • silviculture prescriptions,

  • harvesting equipment


Forest Products:

  • Sawmills

  • Plywood Equipment

  • LVL Plants

  • Other Engineered Solid Wood Products

  • OSB, MDF research

  • Chemical and solid wood conversion of biomass to energy

  • Mineral bonded wood (and other cellulosic material) building materials


Nordev, LLC specializes in smaller timber.



Employers and Clients:

  • US Dept. of Agriculture

  • US Dept. of Interior

  • University of Alaska

  • Alaska Native Corporations

  • Experience in United States, Canada, Japan, Scandinavia (including Finland), Western Europe, and Panama.

Most Current Project:

Importing equipment and technology from Europe for use as a non-polluting fire, moisture, insect and vermin retardant, with high thermal and acoustic attributes, building material, to be utilized for safe, comfortable, affordable, and sustainable building. The product is suited for construction in the Wildland-Urban Interface (WUI) to alleviate human, animal, and property losses from wildfires.


Nordev, LLC

Natural Resources Consulting

Email: nordev@gci.net