Companies & Industry Events

Moelven plans a new wood pellet plant

Moelven Pellets A/S placed an order for pellet plant equipment with Hekotek. The launch of the new factory is [...]

Lowe’s to close 51 stores in North America

Lowe’s Companies, Inc. announced the wind-down of certain underperforming store locations as part of its ongoing strategic reassessment [...]

Kährs Group to build a wood pellet plant

Kährs Group is constructing a pellet plant in Nybro, Sweden. The new plant is to be operational in December [...]

Canfor buys Elliott Sawmilling for US$110 million

Canfor Corporation has entered into an agreement to purchase Elliott Sawmilling Co., Inc. located in Estill, South Carolina for a [...]

Canadian Pinnacle posts record wood pellet volumes

Canadian wood pellet producer Pinnacle Renewable Energy increased its third-quarter revenues 6.4 per cent compared to 2017 numbers [...]

Boise Cascade to stop LVL production at Roxboro; completes sale of two lumber mills

Boise Cascade Company announced the 60-day notice of a permanent curtailment of its laminated veneer lumber (LVL) production at [...]

Stora Enso plans investments of more than half a billion euro for 2019

In the run-up to tomorrow's Capital Markets Day, CEO of Finnish Stora Enso Karl-Henrik Sundström announced [...]

Overview of the Sustainable Tropical Timber Coalition’s annual conference

The EU’s Sustainable Tropical Timber Coalition held its annual conference in Paris on 26 September. The conference highlighted the [...]

Resolute CEO says that the Canadian lumber market’s crisis is over

The decline of lumber prices in Canada is, most likely, over. Even if prices won’t rebound to this year [...]

Norbord’s European segment performs well in the 3Q/2018

Norbord Inc. reported Adjusted EBITDA of $211 million for the 3Q 2018 versus $200 million in the 3Q 2017 and [...]