A search and destroy strategy in Alberta is
helping to fight the march of the mountain
pine beetle from the BC Interior.
New Band Saw for Moggie
A new Select double-cut band saw is
helping Ontario sawmill Moggie Valley
Timber deal with the larger red and white
plantation pine now coming its way.
Upgrade at Chapleau Mill
Ontario operation is
going to three shifts
and starting what will
eventually amount to
$20 million of
upgrades and changes
to the mill.
Making the Transition to
Claude D’Amours is
making the transition
to at-the-stump processing,
and is carefully
planning out the
Keeping Harvesting Happening
BC logging contractor Gary Collins was
dealing with a lot of muddy ground this
past summer, but his experienced crew
was able to keep harvesting happening.
Al-Pac a Certification Leader
Alberta Pacific Forest Industries recently
received FSC certification for its massive
5.5 million hectare Forest Management
Area in northeastern Alberta and now has
control over the largest FSC-certified
forest in the world.
Working on Ontario’s Forest
Facing predicted fibre
shortfalls, there are
demands for an audit
of Ontario’s forest
resource to establish
the long-term future
of the industry.
Forestry FAQs: Newfoundland
This month, Logging & Sawmilling Journal
goes east and takes a look at the facts and
figures on Newfoundland and Labrador’s
forest base and its forest industry.