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West Fraser signs deal to supply Alberta sawmills with solar power

Starting in May 2020, innogy’s solar farm will supply an annual production of more than 45,000 MWh of carbon-free energy and environmental attributes to West Fraser.

Woodco adds new double scragg and resaw line

Barriere, B.C.-based Woodco recently replaced its micromill equipment with a new Brewco double scragg and resaw line, which will increase the speciality sawmill’s production and improve lumber quality.

Ontario Wood Design Awards announces winners at OFIA conference

Six awards were presented to celebrate the use of wood as a building material in projects that have demonstrated excellence, creativity and innovation across the province.
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EACOM dashboard project captures machine centre data in real time

A pilot project at EACOM’s Elk Lake sawmill in northeastern Ontario has allowed the sawmill to collect and display real-time production and machine centre data for all employees to track daily progress. » Read more...
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The benefits of gender equality in forestry for men

Kelly Cooper, president of the Centre for Social Intelligence and a co-lead of the Gender Equity in Canada’s Forest Sector National Steering Committee, takes an in-depth look at the business advantage of greater gender diversity in forestry. » Check out all the winners...

Canadian Bioeconomy Conference brings expertise from around the globe

Canada’s largest and longest-running conference on the bioeconomy is bringing leading sustainability experts from around the world to Prince George, B.C., in June this year. » Read more...

Canfor, Interfor announce closing of forest tenure transfer

Interfor has closed on the $60-million purchase of the Vavenby forest tenure from Canfor in the B.C. Interior, both companies announced Monday. » Read more...

Remsoft acquires MRO solutions provider Xtivity

With the acquisition, Remsoft adds MRO inventory and supply chain management decision support capabilities to its solutions for asset intensive industries. » Read more...
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Montreal Wood Convention 2020

March 24-26, 2020
Location: Montreal, Que.
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International Mass Timber Conference

March 24-26, 2020
Location: Portland, Oregon
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COFI 2020

April 1-3
Location: Prince George, B.C.
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