Sierra Pacific Industries has completed its acquisition of Seneca, giving the forest products producer more than 2.3 million acres of sustainably managed timberlands, 18 sawmills and eight renewable biomass energy cogeneration facilities, along with millwork and windows operations.
Cal/OSHA cited Sierra Pacific Industries for nine violations, including three serious accident-related, three serious, and three general in nature.
Sierra Forest Products and Upper Canada Forest Products are both part of the UCS Forest Group.
Sierra Pacific, one of the United States' largest lumber producers, is supporting a build project in Washington state for the national nonprofit organization Homes For Our Troops
Sierra Pacific Windows is launching a new architectural wall system product line in spring of 2016, following on the heels of its December 30, 2015, asset acquisition from Dallas, Oregon-based Westview Products, Inc.
Sierra Pacific Industries and Equator Announce Largest U.S. Forest Carbon Transaction to Date; 20,000 Sequoia trees to be preserved.
WunderWood owner Scott Wunder is on his way to achieving meme status at WoodworkingNetwork. One of the custom woodshop owner's tell-it-like-it-is style and immensely practical advisories on finishing, planing, sawmilling and joinery were most viewed this week.
The nation's second largest lumber producer may be getting bigger. A news source reports that Sierra Pacific Industries is conducting a feasibility analysis for building a new sawmill in Frederickson, WA, that could employ up to 200 people.
California’s timber industry groups say they scored a big win with the passage by the California Assembly of AB 1492