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BC approves forest tenure sale to Peak Fort Nelson Properties

Peak Fort Nelson Properties (Peak Renewables) will now have a Replaceable Forest License that has an annual allowable cut of 553,716 cubic metres.

Ontario issues forest license to Indigenous-industry partnership

Ogwiidachiwaning Sustainable Forest Management Inc. (OSFMI) will receive a Sustainable Forest License, which provides a license holder with rights to harvest and use wood, along with responsibilities for forest management and forest management planning.

BC concludes forestry retirement program

B.C.’s Bridging to Retirement Program, a program that helped more than 1,000 forestry workers transition to retirement in the wake of the 2019 industry downturn, is ending. The provincial government will continue the job placement program through an online platform and three offices in the B.C. Interior to help forestry workers.

John Deere, Hitachi to end joint venture agreements

John Deere and Hitachi will enter into new license and supply agreements, which will enable John Deere to continue to source, manufacture, and distribute the current lineup of Deere-branded excavators in the Americas.


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Registration for OptiSaw 2021 is now open!

Wondering how you can optimize your operations to get the most out of every piece of wood? Join us at the OptiSaw 2021 Virtual Summit on Sept. 16 from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. EST to find out! New this year: OptiSaw will be offered in with simultaneous French and English translation. » Learn more...

‘Willing to listen’: Indigenous communities, pulp mill partner on inclusive consultation

In co-operation with First Nations and Métis Settlements in its Forest Management Area (FMA), the Mercer Peace River (MPR) woodlands team has begun Traditional Land Use projects (TLUs) to build and maintain communication and trust between all parties. » Learn more...

Liebherr-XPower wheel loaders

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Tolko marks 65th anniversary

“We are a generational family company with deep roots, and I am extremely proud of our 65th milestone,” says Brad Thorlakson, Tolko’s president and CEO. “I’m confident we will successfully manage our way through to many more anniversaries thanks to the great work of our employees, our diversity, and everyone’s commitment to excellence.” » Read more...

First Nations call for revisions to BC’s Forestry Intentions Paper

Tŝilhqot’in, Lake Babine and Carrier Sekani First Nations have called on the province to significantly rethink and revise the Forestry Intentions Paper content that is intended to address Crown Indigenous reconciliation, and commit to a process to co-draft a revised version of the paper with First Nations and the First Nations Forestry Council. » Read more...

LP Peace Valley OSB mill presses first board after restart

“When you consider the reopening of LP Peace Valley was only announced in February, to have readied the mill and be pressing our first board in just over four months’ time is a remarkable feat,” said LP Peace Valley plant manager Kelly Head. » Read more...

Conifex temporarily curtails Mackenzie, BC sawmill

“A combination of record-high delivered log costs and the unprecedented collapse in lumber prices has necessitated a temporary curtailment for two weeks. We regret the impact this may have on our employees, their families and the community,” said Ken Shields, chairman and CEO. » Read more...

OptiSaw 2021 Virtual Summit

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BC Saw Filers Association Convention

Date: May 26-28, 2022
Location: Kamloops, B.C.
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Elmia Wood 2022

Date: June 2-4, 2022
Location: Jonkoping, Sweden
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DEMO International 2022

Date: Sept. 22-24, 2022
Location: Ottawa/Gatineau
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