Producers Make Purchases

Producers Make Purchases Neiman Begins Upgrade Program At Gilchrist Neiman Enterprises is upgrading operations as it restarts the Gilchrist Forest Products sawmill in Gilchrist, Ore. that Neiman acquired from Interfor last September. The sawmill is replacing a dated...

UK’s James Jones Buys GT Timber

UK’s James Jones Buys GT Timber UK’s James Jones & Sons Ltd. has acquired GT Timber Ltd., the parent company of Taylormade Timber Products Ltd. and Kerr Timber Products Ltd., which operate sawmills at Sherburn Hill, Durham and Annan. The acquisition will increase...

Weyerhaeuser Buys 69,000 Acres

Weyerhaeuser Buys 69,000 Acres Weyerhaeuser is purchasing 69,200 acres of high-quality Alabama timberlands from Soterra, a subsidiary of Greif, Inc., for $149 million. The acquisition comprises highly productive timberlands in southwest Alabama, 100 miles north of...

Humboldt Sawmill Gains Biochar Certificate

Humboldt Sawmill Gains Biochar Certificate Utilizing major cogeneration residual, Humboldt Sawmill in Scotia, Calif. has obtained a European Biochar Certificate, the first U.S. based company to do so. Through the production of biochar, a byproduct of its Scotia,...

Interfor Is Purchasing WestRock Summerville Sawmill

Interfor Is Purchasing WestRock Summerville Sawmill Interfor is acquiring the WestRock sawmill in Summerville, SC for US$59 million. The Summerville mill produced 125MMBF in 2020. A new permit was received in 2020 that allows for the production of up to 200MMBF and...