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Welcome to File Week 2017!

File Week 2017 has arrived and Canadian Forest Industries has all the coverage to keep you in the loop as we highlight innovations and accomplishments in the file room every day this week!

A cut above 2017: Latest tech for the filing room

Canadian Forest Industries checks out the latest tech for the filing room.

The importance of staying aligned while sawing

For as long as mill workers have been running wood through saws we have understood the importance of having every part of the machine positioned at exactly the right pre-determined location and angle to facilitate the smooth passage of the log and the straightest cut possible.

Another nail in the sawmill coffin

There are rumours going around that a few mills may be closing. I don’t know where they’re located, but I know it will be unpleasant. The question we must always ask ourselves when faced with a failing business is, “Why?”

What to consider when it comes to saw wrecks

Wrecks, we all have them. We hate them and we wish they would never happen but sadly, they always have and always will.
Featured News 

[VIDEO] GrascheUSA looks to BC market to supply saw plates

Richard Comer, president and co-owner of Saw plate manufacturer GrascheUSA, at the BC Saw Filers Association annual convention trade show sharing highlights of GrascheUSA’s saw bodies, from extreme flatness to grind quality, with blades ranging from two to 40 inches. » Read more...

B.C. saw filers share knowledge and take in new technology

Saw filers from Canada’s largest forest products companies down to small family-owned mills in B.C. mingled and shared best practices at the BC Saw Filers Association annual convention that took place in Kamloops, B.C., over the weekend. » Read more...

2017 ILA Conference and Trade Show

May 4-6, 2017
Location: Vernon, B.C.
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PwC's 30th Annual Global Forest, Paper & Packaging Industry Conference

May 10, 2017
Location: Hyatt Regency Hotel 655 Burrard Street Vancouver, B.C.
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