Pinnacle, Tolko Team Up Again

Pinnacle Renewable Energy has entered into a limited partnership agreement with Tolko Industries Ltd. to build Northern Pellet Limited Partnership, a new industrial wood pellet production facility in High Level, Alberta. The facility will use wood fiber sourced...

Tolko Makes Tough Sawmill Decisions

Tolko Industries Ltd. announced the permanent closure of its Quest Wood sawmill in Quesnel, BC and a reduction from two shifts to one at its Kelowna, BC sawmill. “This is a difficult but necessary decision,” says Brad Thorlakson, President and CEO. “Quest Wood has...

Tolko Industries Enters Partnership With Mississippi Sawmill

Vernon’s Tolko Industries has entered into a 50-50 joint venture partnership with Southeastern Timber Products (STP), a lumber mill in Ackerman, Mississippi. The mill will be known as Southeastern Timber Products LLC, an STP-Tolko Partnership. “We’re pleased to have...

Western Wildfire Victims Feel The Burden Of Lumber Tariffs

Over 1,200 homes have been destroyed by wildfires in California so far in 2018. And due to increased tariffs, those wildfire victims are having to deal with higher construction costs. So are victims whose homes were ruined by Hurricane Harvey last year in Texas. The...