Hundreds of jobs lost as BC forest companies close or curtail more than 24 mills.
Responding to limited log supplies and a plunge in lumber prices from record highs last year.
Will use certification to expand its timber products into new markets.
Proponents say CLT strong enough to build even the tallest skyscrapers.
US housing recovery and lower loonie are leading growth, report says.
Japan is pushing for the elimination or modifications to controls imposed on BC log exports.
Part of the tech giant’s drive to power operations with renewable energy.
Revenue tops $1 billion from $878 million in the quarter.
Chinese-Canadian company accused of fraudulently overstating assets.
Pacific West Commercial expects to inject $160 million into the local economy during its first year.
70% of Central Interior’s marketable timber decimated by 2021 if action not taken.
Management integrating with Canfor Corp.
Bombardier Transportation has won an order from Bure Equity Fund for seven Bombardier TRAXX F140 AC locomotives designed for freight transport in Sweden and Norway.
The pine beetle epidemic has chewed through BC’s forest industry and thousands of jobs are in danger within five years, says a confidential government report.
Canada is being brought before an international court by the US, which alleges BC is breaking the 2006 softwood lumber agreement by selling the province’s timber at artificially low prices.