Stella-Jones Inc. (TSX:SJ), a maker of railroad ties and utility poles, says preliminary unaudited results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2016 will show a $340 to $342 million sales for the year.
Goodfellow Inc. (TSX:GDL) promoted Patrick Goodfellow, previously Vice-President, Hardwood, to President and Chief Executive Officer of the Corporation, succeeding Denis Fraser, who is stepping down effective immediately.
A robotic automated lean panel processing center was demonstrated recently at Muskoka Cabinet Co. The eastern Ontario cabinet manufacturer hosted an open house event showing a robotic system by AutomaTech Robotik that could process 80 to 100 cabinets per shift with no programming and only one operator required.
Highlighted in the infographics are the top Canadian provinces for wood products manufacturing, average annual wages per industry, average hourly earnings for cabinetmakers by region, and a listing of Canada's top trading partners.