From cosmetics millionaire to aspiring timber tycoon, how does this Kelantanese girl do it?

From cosmetics millionaire to aspiring timber tycoon, how does this Kelantanese girl do it?

In this day and age, cosmetics entrepreneurs are a dime a dozen.

Fraser Coast sawmill reopens creating dozens of new jobs

Fraser Coast sawmill reopens creating dozens of new jobs

Dozens of jobs will be created on the Fraser Coast with the reopening of a sawmill.

Missoula, MT: Picking the bones at Smurfit-Stone 

Missoula, MT: Picking the bones at Smurfit-Stone 

It was 10:30 in the morning, and the room was swirling with excitement.

222 jobs cut after Resolute closes machines 

222 jobs cut after Resolute closes machines 

Resolute Forest Products announced the permanent closure of paper machines No. 3 and No. 5 at its Calhoun operation, resulting in a loss of jobs for 222 hourly and salaried employees throughout the mill – nearly a third of the plant’s workforce.

Mill near Junction City could burn for days

Mill near Junction City could burn for days

Firefighters from 11 midvalley fire agencies rushed to a predawn fire at the Wood Recovery Lumber Mill near Highway 99N at 29229 Milliron Road.

Resolute restart brings new jobs to small town

Resolute restart brings new jobs to small town

The mill in Ignace, Ont., an almost three-hour drive northwest of Thunder Bay, is more than just a modern sawmill.

Fire burns lumber mill near Athol, ID

Fire burns lumber mill near Athol, ID

Fire erupted at a sawmill along U.S. Highway 95, sending plumes of black smoke into the air and suspending operations as firefighters arrived.

Canadian giant Irving plans paper plant in Georgia, 200 jobs

Canadian giant Irving plans paper plant in Georgia, 200 jobs

A Canadian paper goods company said Wednesday it will build a new $400 million tissue plant in Macon.

Improvements keep Pennyrile Sawmill on the cutting edge

Improvements keep Pennyrile Sawmill on the cutting edge

The company has made important upgrades to its head rig — which runs a circular saw-and related improvements in recent years.

The look of lumber

The look of lumber

Pukall Lumber in Arbor Vitae is what most would consider a pinnacle example of using hard work and perseverance to grow from humble beginnings.

Paper plant looks to boost Arkadelphia economy

Paper plant looks to boost Arkadelphia economy

The city of Arkadelphia and Clark County will soon be getting a new factory, which will help boost the area’s forestry industry.

West Fraser expands in U.S., acquires Gilman lumber for $430 million 

West Fraser expands in U.S., acquires Gilman lumber for $430 million 

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. continues its expansion into the U.S. lumber market with the $430 million acquisition of the Gilman Companies.

Owners of former Montana paper mill sued for $1.2 million in taxes

Owners of former Montana paper mill sued for $1.2 million in taxes

After three years of non-payment for property taxes, Missoula County is suing the owners of the former Smurfit-Stone mill in Frenchtown, located just east of Alberton.

Redd Bull tour gives opportunity for group input

Redd Bull tour gives opportunity for group input

Travis Joseph, president of the American Forest Resource Council, and Tom Partin, with TDP Consulting, joined several agency members and local business leaders to discuss issues their organization is working on at the national, regional and forest level and how those could benefit the products industry in Region 1.

EGGER announces plans for a Greenfield project in the USA

EGGER announces plans for a Greenfield project in the USA

During an official meeting with the Governor of North Carolina, Roy Cooper, and representatives of local authorities, Michael Egger and Walter Schiegl, EGGER Group Management Technology/Production, announced plans to build a wood-based materials plant in Lexington, North Carolina.

Demopolis sawmill project right on schedule 

Demopolis sawmill project right on schedule 

A multi-million dollar sawmill project in Demopolis continues to make progress.

Loggers provide lift to family of fallen lumberman

Loggers provide lift to family of fallen lumberman

When William Burger died while cutting a tree in Sugarloaf Twp., it didn’t take long for others in the logging business to find out and offer help.

Sawmill to bring 90 jobs to Bonfield

Sawmill to bring 90 jobs to Bonfield

Officials announced a new mulit-million-dollar sawmill facility planned for Bonfield is expected to create 90 jobs.

Gianforte visits Clancy to talk about timber industry 

Gianforte visits Clancy to talk about timber industry 

U.S. Representative Greg Gianforte (R-MT) visited Clancy on Monday to talk with business owners about timber issues.

Gianforte tours lumber mill, hears complaints about lawsuits 

Gianforte tours lumber mill, hears complaints about lawsuits 

Ed Regan can rattle off a list of timber sales under litigation that takes more fingers than he’s got to count on.