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Work has started on a $10 million investment programme at a Blenheim sawmill, which will create up to 50 jobs over the next five years. more »

Apr 26, 2016 12:00 AM Features

Vancouver Urban Timberworks started out modestly and grew into their new Wood-Mizer WM1000. more »

Apr 7, 2016 11:54 AM Features

POWERSPLIT'S new video on 3 of it's wood splitters more »

Feb 10, 2016 8:05 AM Video Gallery

Trusted by more than 60,000 band sawmill owners in 120 countries, Wood-Mizer is the leading portable sawmill manufacturer in the world. more »

Feb 10, 2016 8:05 AM Video Gallery

Sappi Lanaken Mill will improve the performance of its paper machine 7 by installing a state-of-the-art film-press coater, and Sappi Kirkniemi Mill will undergo a variety of modifications to its paper machine 3. more »

Jan 26, 2016 11:00 AM News

Miramichi Lumber Products wants money from Lloyd's Underwriters to restart operations. more »

Jan 25, 2016 3:00 PM News

Norbord Inc. today announced that the Quebec Minister of Forests, Wildlife and Parks has terminated the wood license associated with its curtailed Val-d'Or, Quebec OSB mill. more »

Jan 19, 2016 4:00 PM News

Less than six weeks after announcing its closure, a family-owned local timber company has purchased a Boyle sawmill from an Edmonton timber company for more than $30.6 million, plus working capital. The mill is still scheduled to be shut down. more »

Jan 15, 2016 10:09 AM News

Regardless of location, wood feedstock costs are the largest variable costs of wood-consuming manufacturing projects. more »

Jan 13, 2016 12:00 PM Features

A few years ago, Viridis Energy resurrected the former Enligna Canada Inc. pellet mill and renamed it Scotia Atlantic Biomass Co. The operation occupies a 157-acre property, inhabiting 20 operating buildings with an additional 22-acre wood lot. more »

Jan 7, 2016 2:00 PM News

Any manufacturing facility that uses wood as a raw material relies in large part on the availability of affordable and sustainable feedstock for its long-term success. Prior to siting a facility, the project developer needs to verify regional supply more »

Jan 7, 2016 9:30 AM Features

Weyerhaeuser Co. will purchase Plum Creek Timber Co. Inc. in a deal announced on Sunday that the two companies said would create a $23 billion timber, land and forest products company, the largest in the United States. more »

Dec 10, 2015 10:38 AM News

AUTOLOG'S NEW MODULAR SCANNER FRAME

Autolog

Put an end to that with Autolog's new modular scanner frame for its line of transverse optimizers. Due to its convenient modular design, this frame can be assembled on site at mills with even the most difficult of access. more »

Dec 1, 2015 9:27 AM Product Watch

What was intended to be a temporary maintenance shutdown has turned into the worst case scenario for 109 workers at a pulp mill outside of Chetwynd. more »

Nov 27, 2015 12:00 AM News

Select TS716 Double-End Trim Saw

Select Sawmill Co.

New Products From Select Sawmill Co.: Select TS716 Double-End Trim Saw, Specialized Edger Outfeed Finger, And Roof Top Chain Deck more »

Nov 20, 2015 1:03 PM Product Watch

As the uncertainty of the global economy continues to influence the forest products industry, 2015 has proven to be a noteworthy year in terms of industry change. more »

Oct 7, 2015 12:00 AM Features

Canfor Corporation (TSX:CFP) announced today the permanent closure of its sawmill in Canal Flats, British Columbia, which has a two-shift production capacity of 180 million board feet more »

Sep 9, 2015 12:00 AM News

Like all forests, all wood supply chains are different. Some are longer and more complex than others, but one thing they all have in common is that they nearly always have at least one weak link. more »

Jul 7, 2015 10:25 AM Guest Columns

Catalyst Paper Corporation (TSX:CYT) today announced that due to operating issues that have been fully resolved. more »

Jul 6, 2015 12:00 AM News