Woodworking Network > WMS > Canadian News

Canadian News


USDA Sec. Vilsack Appoints Members to the Softwood Lumber Board

Posted by Bill Esler | Posted: 04/12/2015 3:19PM

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has appointed seven members to serve on the Softwood Lumber Board. Members will serve a 3-year term of office beginning Jan. 1, 2015.


Luxor Industrial Sales up 250 Percent, Driven by Wood Products

Posted by Bill Esler | Posted: 04/07/2015 11:03AM

Wood construction mat and laminated beam manufacturer Luxor Industrial Corporation (TSX-V:LRL) says first quarter sales grew 250% in 2015, exceeding $995,000. Laminated wood beams and wood construction mats boosted results.


West Fraser Timber Names James Gorman VP Government Relations

Posted by Bill Esler | Posted: 04/04/2015 10:40PM

West Fraser (TSX:WFT) appointed James Gorman VP, Corporate and Government Relations. He takes on the position May 19, 2015.


Grenville Invests in Humble Abode, Inc.

By Bill Esler | Posted: 04/04/2015 10:26PM

Grenville Strategic Royalty Corp. (TSX VENTURE:GRC)says it contracted for a gross sales royalty from Humble Abode, Inc. in exchange for an advance up to $1 million USD. Humble Abode's will pay a royalty rate of between 1% and 4% of sales.



Composite Panel Association Names Morrill Its New President

Posted: 03/26/2015 2:19PM

The Composite Panel Association has hired Jackson Morrill as its new president, effective April 13. Morrill has been serving as director for the American Chemistry Council (ACC) since 2010, where he managed the Formaldehyde Panel directing comprehensive state and federal advocacy initiatives, communications, third-party outreach and scientific studies on formaldehyde.


Rentech Receives $4M to Convert Idle Panel Mills to Pellets

Posted by Karen Koenig | Posted: 03/25/2015 2:02PM

Wood pellet producer Rentech Inc. will receive $4 million in aid from the Ontario government to convert two idle composite panel plants into pellet mills.


Lynx Equity Acquires Kitchen Creations Cabinetry Manufacturer

Posted by Bill Esler | Posted: 03/02/2015 12:49PM

Kitchen cabinetry manufacturer Kitchen Creations Inc., headquartered in Fredericton, NB, Canada, was acquired by Lynx Equity Ltd.


Doellken-Woodtape, Canplast Appoint Valters CEO

Posted by Karen Koenig | Posted: 02/25/2015 1:52PM

Tim Valters has been named the new CEO of Surteco Canada and Surteco USA, whose brands include Doellken-Woodtape and Canplast edgebanding products for the wood products industry.


1 2 3 4 5 .. 37 Next

Search our database for woodworking equipment, supplies and services:

Select a category:


Feedback Form
Feedback Form