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Talks Continue To Reopen Fort Frances Mill

Talks Continue To Reopen Fort Frances Mill

Efforts by Repap Resources to acquire the idled Resolute Forest Products mill in Fort Frances continue.

Economic Development consultant Tannis Drysdale says the deal is still very early in the process.

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Economic impact study shows PHP still strong despite tariffs

Economic impact study shows PHP still strong despite tariffs

PORT HAWKESBURY: Six years after its re-opening, Port Hawkesbury Paper LP (PHP) continues to significantly contribute to the economy of Nova Scotia with total expenditure...

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New boss to fine tune White River, Hornepayne sawmills

New boss to fine tune White River, Hornepayne sawmills

Retirement isn't a word that's usually associated with Frank Dottori.

That's why it was surprising when the forest industry legend announced in early January that he was s...

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IP board member retires

IP board member retires

A board member for one of Memphis' largest public companies has retired.

According to a Jan. 2 filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Admiral Jay L...

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Glatfelter Enters Into Consent Decree to Resolve Fox River Environmental Liability

Glatfelter Enters Into Consent Decree to Resolve Fox River Environmental Liability

York, PA, January 3, 2019: Glatfelter (NYSE: GLT) today announced that it has entered into a consent decree with the United States Government, the State of Wisconsin, and...

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Midland Acquires Consulting and Strategy Firm CohereOne

Midland Acquires Consulting and Strategy Firm CohereOne

Midland Paper, Packaging & Supplies (http://www.midlandpaper.com/), one of the nation's largest independently-owned fine paper and packaging distributors, announced t...

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Canfor Corporation (TSX: CFP): Money Really Does Grow on Trees

Canfor Corporation (TSX: CFP): Money Really Does Grow on Trees

Long-term shareholders of Canfor Corporation (TSX: CFP) are used to volatility. Since 1995, the company's stock has fallen by more than 50% six times, the most recent of ...

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Contractor working on Irving land in New Brunswick dies in logging truck accident

Contractor working on Irving land in New Brunswick dies in logging truck accident

A contractor working on J.D. Irving, Ltd. land in northern New Brunswick has died after his logging truck left a road in Madawaska County.

Irving spokeswoman Mary Keith sa...

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Agreement secures local forestry jobs

Agreement secures local forestry jobs

Forestry companies in the region have a new forestry agreement for the next 20 years to harvest trees and ensure prosperity.

A new Marten Hills Forest Management Agreement...

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Forest industry under attack

Forest industry under attack

Mills in the heart of Canada's timber industry have fallen quieter this winter as wildfires and infestations made worse by climate change have made vast tracts of once va...

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Kadant Completes Acquisition of Syntron Material Handling

Kadant Completes Acquisition of Syntron Material Handling

WESTFORD, Mass., Jan. 02, 2019 -- Kadant Inc. (NYSE: KAI) today announced the completion of its acquisition of Syntron Material Handling Group, LLC and certain of its affi...

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Resolute Completes Sale of Catawba, SC, Paper and Pulp Mill

Resolute Completes Sale of Catawba, SC, Paper and Pulp Mill

MONTREAL, Jan. 1, 2019 - Resolute Forest Products Inc. (NYSE: RFP) (TSX: RFP) today announced that, on December 31, 2018, it completed the previously disclosed sale of the...

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Ministry’s about-face on Texada Island private forest land leaves millions worth of timber in limbo, forestry firm claims

Ministry’s about-face on Texada Island private forest land leaves millions worth of timber in limbo, forestry firm claims

Selkirk Mountain Forest Ltd. is taking the provincial government to court, claiming the Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development wron...

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N.S. prepares for worst on controversial pulp mill: 'No easy solution here'

N.S. prepares for worst on controversial pulp mill: 'No easy solution here'

HALIFAX -- Nova Scotia's premier says he's keenly aware of the continuing need to diversify the province's economy in 2019, especially with the future of a key economic p...

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Paper manufacturers win by snagging exclusions to China tariffs

Paper manufacturers win by snagging exclusions to China tariffs

The industry that produces bulk paper was the big winner in exclusions to Chinese tariffs announced Friday by the U.S. trade representative's office. The largest single a...

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North Cowichan postpones vote on logging in municipal forest reserve

North Cowichan postpones vote on logging in municipal forest reserve

A decision on whether logging plans in a section of North Cowichan's 5,000-hectare municipal forest reserve should move forward has been postponed in a unanimous vote by ...

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Aerial surveys show dead trees in Arizona, New Mexico

Aerial surveys show dead trees in Arizona, New Mexico

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Aerial surveys of forested land in Arizona and New Mexico show large swaths of dead trees following an unusually dry winter that aided pests such as ba...

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