International Forest Products Limited announced today that it had reached agreement in principle to acquire the assets of Keadle Lumber Enterprises, Inc. of Thomaston, Georgia.
Korean-based Dongwha Timbers opened its $76m plant at Bombala on Friday.
Pyramid Mountain Lumber Company in Seeley Lake is the oldest surviving family-owned and operated lumber mill in Montana, surviving a decline in the housing market and operating on a decreasing supply of raw materials.
Senator Mark Udall visited a Montrose sawmill, Thursday, to talk about how the forest industry can help Colorado’s economy.
An Idaho company has bought a shuttered sawmill in Coushatta and plans to reopen it later this year, creating 90 jobs, Gov. Bobby Jindal said Tuesday.
Chetwynd Forest Industries is continuing on into the second phase of a West Fraser Mills capital expenditure plan to invest in a $35 million upgrade to the sawmill.
A charity run by a Phenix City church is in trouble following a devastating fire. Flames destroyed a crucial structure on City Gate Ministry’s site in Talbot County and now a problem with their insurance coverage is threatening to put them under.
Buckeye Technologies Inc. and Georgia-Pacific LLC today announced that they have reached a definitive agreement for Georgia-Pacific to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Buckeye Technologies’ common stock for $37.50 per share in cash.
After 90 years, Rough & Ready Lumber will close permanenty, laying of 85, highlights logging stalemate in Congress
Citing a lack of federal timber, Rough & Ready Lumber is closing its 90-year-old sawmill in Cave Junction, the last mill operating in southwest Oregon’s Josephine County. The closure, announced Wednesday, means the loss of 85 jobs. It comes amid a Congressional stalemate on plans to boost logging in U.S. Bureau of Land Management forests.
Sawmill equipment from Canoe Forest Products Ltd. now resides in Burns Lake.
Tom Marshall, Newfoundland and Labrador’s natural resources minister, says a $90-million business fund announced in the provincial budget in March will go in its entirety to Corner Brook Pulp and Paper as a loan.
Well-made video highlights some family-run sawmills in the Northeast, and shows how fathers are passing their knowledge and companies to new generations.
Georgia-Pacific showcased its oriented strand board plant in Clarendon County Wednesday, which recently began ramping up operations to supply the needs of a quickening home-construction market in the eastern United States.
Vu Huu Nhan, Deputy Secretary of the M’drak district’s party committee, said there are some 9,000 hectares of planted forests in the locality.
The federal government formally announced funding for Millar Western Forest Products’ bio-energy facility, the construction of which is well under way.
The Nova Scotia government announced in early April more than $20 million in loans to the pulp mill, to help fund these projects.
It is spring break-up in the mountains, where wet, muddy conditions prevent loggers and haulers from working for the next few weeks.
If a look and a sound can tell a story, the look on Tom Ray’s face as he listened to the collective sound of a buzzing sawmill told a story that Northwest Montana would like to hear.
After closing its doors in 2006, the Big River sawmill is once again a place of activity fueling optimism in the once-proud forestry town.
Congressman Steve Daines continues his statewide natural resources tour with a stop at Livingston’s RY Lumber Mill on Thursday.