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NAHB forms free lumber trade coalition

With the expiration of the Softwood Lumber Agreement last fall, NAHB is forming a coalition committed to providing U.S. consumers access to a stable, dependable and affordable supply of lumber and building materials… >> Read full article

B.C. cuts AAC for Merritt Timber Supply Area

The new allowable annual cut for the Merritt Timber Supply Area will be 1.5 million cubic metres, effective immediately, and will decrease to 1.2 million cubic metres in… >> Read full article

West Fraser begins lignin production

West Fraser has begun lignin production at its pulp mill in Hinton, Alberta… >> Read full article

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Family ties: Port Alice family perseveres in face of tragedy

Family ties: Port Alice family perseveres in face of tragedy

When Heather and Mike Murray purchased GLM Falling in the Port Alice area of Vancouver Island in 2008, the future looked to hold endless opportunities for the company, renamed R&B Falling. But after tragedy struck the family in 2011 with the passing of Mike from a fatal illness, the company’s future was in jeopardy… >> Learn More…


TLA says WFP putting profits before community interest

The Truck Loggers Association will be in Port Alberni on April 7 in support of its 22 members operating in the Alberni Valley and the community who have been negatively impacted by the rate dispute between Island Pacific Logging and Western Forest Products… >> Read full article

A cut above

Canadian Forest Industries checks out the latest tech for the filing room… >> Read full article

Boucher Bros. optimize Nampa mill

Boucher Bros. Lumber was recently looking for improved optimization and flexibility of its products at its planer mill in Nampa, Alta… >> Read full article

 Event Calendar 

COFI 2016

April 6-8, 2016
Location: Kelowna, B.C. >> More Info

Atlantic Heavy Equipment Show

April 7-8, 2016
Location: Moncton, N.B. >> More Info

WEBINAR: To repair or replace energy-efficient motors

April 19, 2016 >> More Info

B.C. Saw Filers Association Conference

April 29-30, 2016
Location: April 29-30, 2016 >> More Info