Robert D. Forrest began his writing career as a six year old when he and his friend earned money for the movies with their neighborhood gossip sheet. Since then, he has written hundreds of newspaper and magazine articles and several books. Except for three years on staff with Canadian Papermaker Magazine, Forrest has been a full time freelance business writer and editor since 1980.
His forest industry association is a birthright. He comes from a logging family and has worked in logging and the pulp and paper industry. He holds a bachelor's degree from the University of British Columbia with majors in English and reading. Forrest is a frequent contributor to Logging & Sawmilling Journal and Canadian Papermaker.
As well as writing feature articles for magazines, Forrest provides other writing services to clients including news releases; customer, investor and employee newsletters; show guides; advertising copy; proposals and a full range of other business documents. A rate card is available on request.
Robert Forrest can be reached by telephone or fax at 604-325-1396 or e-mail at email@example.com.
April 1996 articles - Forest Expo Show Guide
Eastern and western contractors assess the new 653E.
A $17 million upgrade produces a 12-percent recovery gain
Ainsworth opens its second OSB plant in as many years.
A look at a working study in BC's Chilcotin region.
With a confusing Timber West/Fletcher Challenge ownership behind it, the Elk Falls lumber mill invests $16 million to retool for Asian markets.
Ex-Greenpeace activist Patrick works these days to counter the forestry myths and misinformation put forth by radical environmentalists. Most don't have a clue what they are talking about, says Moore.
The oak forests and processing industry of France predate the Romans. LSJ's peripatetic editor Reg Barclay takes us inside a highly efficient plant in Burgundy, France.
A Crestbrook Forest Industries program that combines on-site industrial training with high school completion courses is well-accepted by employees.
Equipment information including the Implemax Equipment skid steer grapple, the Dynaweld detachable trailer model, the Imac PowerSwivel, the Morbark Model 1300 Tub Grinder, and more.
This month: Kiln controls including Drystar Computer Kiln Controller, Winkiln Control System, Custom Dry Kiln PLC and more.
Forest companies working in remote locations will welcome TMI Communications' new mobile satellite communications network.
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