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Biosurveillance Efforts Aim to Protect Canadian Forestry Industry

By Alex Keown | Posted: 10/16/2014 10:30AM

A $2.43 million research project will develop DNA biosurveillance tools to detect invasive species such as the Asian gypsy moth and a plant pathogen that causes Sudden Oak Death and protect Canada's forestry and lumber industries.


Metrie Moulding & Millwork Shuts U.S Plant; Work Heads to Calgary

By Bill Esler | Posted: 10/13/2014 11:10PM

Wood moulding manufacturer Metrie says it will close Monroe, WA plant, laying off 54 employees, and moving the work to another of its locations in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.


Quebec Builder Designs Pre-fabricated Wood Thermal Panel Homes

Posted by Bill Esler | Posted: 10/05/2014 7:28AM

Timber Block says its latest model home makes great design use of its innovative pre-built, cut-to-fit thermal insulated wood panel system.


Canfor Acquisition Spree Continues, Purchases Southern Lumber Co.

Posted by Karen Koenig | Posted: 10/02/2014 9:20AM

Canfor Corp. continues its acquisition spree of U.S. lumber firms with the purchase of Southern Lumber Co.'s operating assets.The $48.7 million purchase is expected to be completed by the end of first quarter 2015.



Composite Panel Group Elects Officers for 2015

Posted by Karen Koenig | Posted: 09/30/2014 5:13PM

Roseburg's Grady Mulbery will take over the reigns as chairman of the Composite Panel Association in 2015. Additional 2015 officers and board members were also elected.


Alphacam Extends Canada Reseller Vectorline's Role

Posted: 09/29/2014 6:35PM

Alphacam has expanded Canadian reseller Vectorline’s role to cover the whole of the country, and to work with metal manufacturers.


Norcraft Frameless Cabinetry Plant Gets $7 MM To Double Output

By Bill Esler | Posted: 09/28/2014 6:40PM

Norcraft Companies (NYSE:NCFT) is expanding frameless cabinetry manufacture at its Winnipeg, Canada, plant where it produces the trendy Urban Effects line. Since its 2007 launch, Urban Effects cabinets made at the plant have grown to $23 million in sales.


Home Depot Sued by Toronto Firm in Credit Data Breach

Posted by Bill Esler | Posted: 09/22/2014 8:17PM

Toronto law firm McPhadden Samac Tuovi says it has commenced a class action law suit against Home Depot of Canada Inc. and its American parent, The Home Depot, Inc., arising from the recent data breach. data breach.


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