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29

Apr 2021
Lumber prices surge in the U.S. in March

Lumber prices have tripled over the last 12 months and have led to the average new home to cost near USD 36,000 In the U.S., soaring lumber prices have tripled over the past 12 months and caused the ...

27

Apr 2021
Tangent grants patent for its wood-grain polymer lumber

The utility patent covers internal woodgraining for polymer lumber and sheet products sold in the US United States-based Tangent, a supplier of durable recycled plastic lumber products, announced it ...

12

Apr 2021
Hancock Lumber to acquire Lapointe Lumber

The acquisition provides Hancock with the opportunity to extend its reach into Augusta and Gardiner, in Maine Family-owned Maine lumber dealers, Hancock Lumber announced it is acquiring Lapointe Lumber, ...

02

Apr 2021
West Fraser's new Dudley lumber mill to be fully operational by the end of 2Q202

Substantial portions of the new lumber manufacturing complex in Georgia are being commissioned and are ramping up West Fraser Timber announced operational updates on its new Dudley lumber mill, in Georgia, ...

24

Mar 2021
Builders forced to halt housing projects as lumber prices in the U.S. skyrocket

According to the National Association of Home Builders, since last April, lumber costs have spiked 180 percent Builders and homeowners in the United States are halting housing projects as the price ...

18

Feb 2021
Softwood lumber prices continue to see an upward trend

Strong demand continues to push prices up in North America [PAID=]Softwood lumber prices have continued to see an upward trend, as, in the first week of February, sawmills were taking orders that would ...

12

Feb 2021
R.P. Lumber acquires Dick-N-Sons Lumber

Dick-N-Sons is one of the oldest lumber yards in the state of Iowa, and will operate under the R.P. Lumber brand R.P. Lumber has announced its acquisition of Dick-N-Sons Lumber, located in Blue Grass, ...

11

Feb 2021
LafargeHolcim and Schlumberger New Energy partner for carbon capture project

The companies will explore the feasibility of capturing carbon at cement plants LafargeHolcim have partnered with Schlumberger New Energy to explore the feasibility of capturing carbon at cement plants ...

11

Feb 2021
Canandian softwood lumber continues to grow pushed by strong demand

Benchmark softwood lumber price increased by 130 percent year-on-year [PAID=]Strong demand for Canandian softwood lumber has continued to send prices up in the country, reports Canandian Forest Industries. ...

29

Jan 2021
Lucidyne to supply a GradeScan to F.H. Stoltze Land and Lumber

The equipment will be installed in their Columbia Falls planer mill United States-based F.H. Stoltze Land and Lumber has placed an order for a GradeScan to Lucidyne, reports the supplier on its website. ...

21

Jan 2021
Biewer Lumber builds a new sawmill in Mississippi

The project is a USD 130 million investment United States-based Biewer Lumber is building a new, state-of-the-art sawmill in Winona, Mississippi, reports AreaDevelopment. The project is a USD 130 million ...

06

Jan 2021
US startup creates lumber and building materials online marketplace

Yesler, a B2B marketplace for lumber and building materials, has raised USD 3.3 million Yesler, a B2B marketplace for lumber and building materials, has raised USD 3.3 million led by Tech Square Ventures ...

05

Jan 2021
US LBM announces acquisition of Gilcrest/Jewett Lumber Company

... Lumber Company, a building products dealer and manufacturer with five locations in Iowa, informs Yahoo! Finance. Gilcrest/Jewett operates four retail yard locations, along with a truss and component ...

17

Dec 2020
Idaho Forest Group to set up a sawmill operation in Lumberton, Mississippi

The group will invest USD 120 million in the project Lumber producer Idaho Forest Group will invest USD 120 million to set up a sawmill operation in Lumberton, Mississippi, in the United States, reports ...

15

Dec 2020
Binderholz Group wins auction to acquire Klausner Lumber Two

The Austrian group prevailed over Mayr Melnhof Holz and was awarded the contract at USD 83.4 million The Austrian Binderholz Group announced on its website it has purchased all assets of Klausner Lumber ...

08

Dec 2020
Fulcrum Building Group acquires majority interest in Ford Lumber & Millwork Company

Ford Lumber has two pro lumberyards and one millwork production facility in Alabama Fulcrum Building Group announced on its website it has acquired a majority interest in Ford Lumber & Millwork Company, ...

03

Dec 2020
United States reduces penalties on Canada's lumber import

Tariffs have been diminished to an average of 9 percent from more than 20 percent The U.S. Department of Commerce decided to reduce the penalties against imports of Canadian lumber, primarily from the ...

18

Nov 2020
Tolko Industries and Jasper Lumber Company announce joint venture partnership

... it has entered with Jasper Lumber Company into a 50-50 joint-venture partnership in an existing sawmill, shavings business, whole log chipper, and trucking operations in Jasper, Alabama. The collaboration ...

10

Nov 2020
Resolute takes advantage of lumber prices and achieves net income of USD 57 million

...  According to Yves Laflamme, president and chief executive officer, the company took advantage of the rally in lumber prices. "While the pulp and paper segments continue to suffer from pandemic economics, ...

03

Nov 2020
US LBM announces acquisition of Zeeland Lumber & Supply

... on its website it has acquired Zeeland Lumber & Supply, a building products dealer and manufacturer with six locations in Michigan and Northern Indiana. Zeeland Lumber & Supply operates three truss and ...

05

Oct 2020
Nation’s Best acquires Texas-based Simms Lumber

Simms Lumber is a “go-to” supplier for the professional builder community [PAID=]United States' Nation’s Best, a hardware and home improvement retailer, announced it has acquired Simms Lumber, a Do ...

24

Sep 2020
Lumber Liquidators appoints new Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary

Alice G. Givens was appointed for the position, effective from September 21 Lumber Liquidators has announced its new Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary, reports PR NewsWire. ...

15

Sep 2020
High lumber demand pushes Nova Scotia forestry sector

Increase in prices offset the region's losses after Northern Pulp mill closure High demand for lumber boards is helping Canada's Nova Scotia forestry industry to offset the losses following the shutdown ...

03

Sep 2020
Increasing lumber prices may add costs to home building

Lumber prices in Canada are currently at double the typical range The record increase in the cost of Canada's lumber may add thousands of dollars to the price of constructing a new home, reports Red Deer ...

01

Sep 2020
Binderholz acquires Klausner Lumber

The Austrian company purchased all assets of Klausner Lumber in an auction held on August 21, 2020. Lumber producer Binderholz has acquired Klausner Lumber in an auction for USD 61 million. Binderholz ...

01

Sep 2020
Change in US lumber export tariffs may help Canada's local mill

A World Trade Organization decision could put an end to a tariff deadlock between Canada and the US Canada is currently facing a lumber shortage, which led to rising prices, due to shutting down lumber ...

01

Sep 2020
Metsa's laminated veneer lumbers used in residential buildings in Finlan

... lumber, a material developed by Metsä, reports the Finnish company on its website. Two of these wooden three-storey and four-storey residential buildings are already up in Linnanfältti. The third is ...

25

Aug 2020
Weston Forest acquires Monterra Lumber Mills

The acquisition is targeted to close on September 30 One of North America’s largest distributors and remanufacturers of softwood and hardwood lumber, Weston Forest announced on August 24 that it has ...

21

Aug 2020
High lumber prices to add costs for home building in Canada

Strong demand for house renovations is pushing the prices up [PAID=]Record lumber and wood panel prices are adding thousands of dollars to the cost of building a home in Canada. It happens at the same ...

17

Aug 2020
Lumber Liquidators releases 2Q 2020 results

The company reported a 20.2 percent decrease in net sales, but it improved its net income Lumber Liquidators announced its financial results for the second quarter of 2020, reports Blue Book Services. ...

13

Aug 2020
Musser Lumber to expand Wythe County's sawmil

The expansion will add new production and drying capacity for sawdust and wood shavings Musser Lumber will expand current operations in Rural Retreat, in Wythe County, Virginia, an investment of USD ...

15

Jul 2020
UFPI expands business with acquisition of T&R Lumber Company

UFPI is looking to expand its agricultural product offerings and customer base [PAID=]UFP Industries has announced the acquisition of T&R Lumber Company and affiliates, Sullivan & Mann and Kelmar Creations. ...

19

Jun 2020
Ipe Woods USA joins National Hardwood Lumber Association

The company specializes on the commerce of Ipe wood Ipe Woods USA announced it has recently joined the National Hardwood Lumber Association (NHLA), the Oldest and Largest Hardwood Association supporting ...

27

May 2020
West Fraser resumes lumber and plywood production

... to rapidly changing market demand and to comply with mandated and recommended health and safety guidelines related to the COVID-19 pandemic, we significantly reduced lumber and plywood production. During ...

18

May 2020
Carrier Lumber provides updates regarding mill shutdowns

The company will reduce operations at several facilities The Carrier Group of Companies is pleased to announce some updates to the previous shutdowns at our Tabor and Big River Mills. The Tabor Planer ...

27

Apr 2020
Freres Lumber launches new mass timber beams and columns

The company is launching the new products in a wide range of dimensions With its new MPP (Mass Plywood Panel) beam and column line up and running, Freres Lumber announces it is now able to provide customers ...

20

Apr 2020
Canada: Lumber exports from British Columbia decline sharply

... in February, due in part to a sharp decrease in lumber and energy exports, reports Vic News. Exports of solid wood products contracted 22.4 percent in the first two months of 2020, compared with the ...

26

Mar 2020
Rayonier Advanced Materials temporarily closing lumber and newsprint operations

The affected facilities are located in Canada and are part of the company’s preventive campaign against the spread of COVID-19 In response to the COVID-19 outbreak and its impact on certain business ...

12

Mar 2020
84 Lumber appoints new Vice President for Engineered Wood Products segment

The new hire will be reporting to the vice president of Installed Sales & Manufacturing 84 Lumber today announced the appointment of James Abbott as Vice President of Engineered Wood Products, starting ...

04

Mar 2020
Biewer Lumber appoints new COO

The company promoted within its own ranks Biewer Lumber has announced the appointment of Shannon Kita to the role of chief operating officer for all Biewer Companies. Prior to this appointment, Kita ...

13

Feb 2020
West Fraser’s lumber operating loss narrows in fourth quarter

...  The company’s lumber segment generated an operating loss of CAD 23 million (Q3-19 - CAD 53 million loss) and Adjusted EBITDA of CAD 69 million (Q3-19 - CAD 39 million). This quarter’s results were favorably ...

06

Feb 2020
Canada's lumber production falls in Novembe

Output dropped both yearly and monthly [PAID=] Statistics Canada, the country's statistical office, reports lumber production decreased 9.4% from October to 4 716.9 thousand cubic meters in November. ...

31

Jan 2020
84 Lumber opens new dedicated components plant in Pennsylvania

The new plant will focus on wall panels, roof trusses and floor trusses 84 Lumber today announced its newest dedicated components plant in New Britain, PA, in order to take advantage of the increasing ...

31

Jan 2020
Freres Lumber installs new horizontal press from Taihei

The press was installed during maintenance operations in December 2019 Freres Lumber announced it is the first U.S. company to install and operate the Taihei Horizontal Press Model P25-AB, a horizontal ...

09

Jan 2020
McCoy’s Building Supply receives first load of lumber from Texan sawmill

The companies have worked together in the past McCoy’s Building Supply announced it recently welcomed the delivery of its first load of lumber from the new Angelina Forest Products (AFP) sawmill ...

11

Dec 2019
Canada’s lumber production falls in September

Shipments from sawmills slipped year-on-year as well [PAID=]Production of lumber in Canada reached 4,667 cubic meters in September, a drop of 12.9 percent year-on-year, reports Les Prom. In that ...

25

Nov 2019
Georgia-Pacific officially opens new lumber facility in Georgia

The company has other projects in the pipeline in the United States Georgia-Pacific celebrated the official opening of its newest lumber facility with an onsite dedication in Warren County, Georgia. ...

12

Nov 2019
Tolko lumber mill to be permanently shut down

The company had indefinitely closed the facility in August A lumber mill in the city of Kelowna, in Canada, owned by Tolko Industries, is being permanently shut down after nearly 90 years of operation, ...

01

Nov 2019
West Fraser’s lumber production increases in 3Q2019

... CAD 55 million. Operating earnings loss, meanwhile, narrowed from CAD 128 million in the third quarter of 2018 to CAD 54 million in the equivalent period of 2019. Lumber production was down 3 percent ...

22

Oct 2019
Longlac Lumber, Ontario, halts production due to wood shortage

The company is not receiving wood shipments [PAID=] Longlac Lumber’s mill in Greenstone has stopped working due to a lack of wood deliveries, reports TB Newswatch. The province’s mayor Renald Beaulieu ...

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