Resolute Forest Products said it will
not attain new Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certifications for
its Canadian forests based on coming changes in the designation
process that could impact its wood supply.The Montreal forest products giant
announced the reinstatement of its FSC certificat...
Almost five years into his tenure as
chairman of Nawiinginokiima Forest Management Corporation (NFMC),
Daryl Skworchinski still maintains it’s the right concept to manage
the flow of Crown fibre on the North Shore of Lake Superior.Skworchinski, who also serves as CAO
for the Town of Marathon, e...
Columbia Forest Products announced that
the installation of a new $15-million lathe line at its Hearst mill
is now complete.The Meinan peeling system was shipped
over in 36 containers from Japan, where it’s engineered and
fabricated, and was pieced together this summer by an installation
A forestry workers union head said
there’s a plethora of well-paying mill jobs to be had in
northwestern Ontario, but many employers are struggling to find
skilled jobs to fill them.“We’re hearing it all across the
district that there’s definitely a lack of qualified tradespeople
that are avai...