Governor Visit Highlights Hurst Boiler Operations

As part of an ongoing tour to highlight products made in Georgia, Governor Brian Kemp visited Hurst Boiler & Welding Co. Inc. in Coolidge, Georgia. in early December. A key forest products industry supplier, Hurst Boiler & Welding Co. Inc. has been...

Timber Processing & Energy Expo 2020

Organizers of the Timber Processing & Energy Expo, scheduled for September 30 to October 2, 2020 at the Portland Expo Center in Portland, Ore., report brisk sales of exhibit space, with 150 equipment and technology exhibitors already signed up. The event caters to...

Canfor Heads For Private Status

Canfor Corp. announced that based on the recommendation of an independent committee of Canfor’s board of directors (the “Special Committee”), it has entered into an “arrangement agreement” with Great Pacific Capital Corp. and affiliate Great Pacific in which Great...

Georgia-Pacific Completes Warrenton Mill

Georgia-Pacific celebrated the official opening of its newest lumber facility with an onsite dedication in Warren County, Georgia. The $135 million, 340,000 square-foot plant is located  on the same site as an existing lumber mill. The new facility adds more than...

Alamo Group Acquires Morbark

Stellex Capital Management, a middle market private equity firm, has entered into an agreement to sell Morbark, LLC, a leading manufacturer of high-performance equipment and after-market parts for the forestry, recycling, tree care, sawmill, land clearing and biomass...

SmartLam Relaunches As SmartLam North America

Cross-laminated timber producer SmartLam has expanded as SmartLam North America under new leadership and investment from Brian Fehr, Erik Munck and SmartLam founder Casey Malmquist. SmartLam North America has established its headquarters in Columbia Falls, Mont., and...