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Büttner receives order from West Fraser

The Canada-based West Fraser company has awarded Büttner the contract to replace the existing Bison drum type 5 [...]

B.C.’s big 3 lumber giants still making good profits

B.C.’s big three forestry giants had lumber and other wood product sales of $6.5 billion in the [...]

West Fraser Timber to cut production capacity at three mills in Canada

West Fraser Timber is permanently curtailing approximately 170 million board feet of combined production at its Fraser Lake and Williams [...]

West Fraser Timber denies Kronospan, CVC takeover

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. says it has not received any takeover offer after a report that Kronospan, an existing [...]

CVC, Kronospan eye acquisition of West Fraser Timber

Private equity firm CVC Capital and wood panel manufacturer Kronospan have submitted a joint expression of interest to acquire Canadian [...]

West Fraser temporarily adopts three day work week at B.C. sawmills

West Fraser is temporarily rolling back its operating schedule at lumber mills across B.C., impacting more than 700 employees [...]

Transport issues forces West Fraser Timber to curtail lumber production

Massive flooding late last year that washed away rail tracks and shut highways in Western Canada forced one of the [...]

West Fraser completes OSB mill acquisition from Georgia Pacific

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. has completed the acquisition of Georgia Pacific’s oriented strand board mill near Allendale, S [...]

West Fraser’s lumber shipments drop up to 30% on BC floods

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. said weekly lumber shipments from the west of the country plunged about 25% to 30 [...]

West Fraser to acquire OSB mill in US South

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. has signed a deal to buy Georgia Pacific’s oriented strand board mill near Allendale [...]