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...

Drax Purchase Alters Biomass Landscape

Drax Purchase Alters Biomass Landscape Drax Group, the major United Kingdom-based electricity producer, which has converted much of its generation from coal-fired to wood pellet fuel, has entered into an agreement to purchase major Canadian-based industrial wood...

Collins Appoints TJ Rosengarth As President & CEO

Collins Appoints TJ Rosengarth President & CEO Collins has appointed TJ Rosengarth as President & CEO. Rosengarth succeeds Eric Schooler and assumed responsibilities on February 15. Rosengarth is well known for his extensive background in the wood products...