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APA names safety and health award winners
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APA names safety and health award winners

APA – The Engineered Wood Association has announced the winners of its 2021 Safety and Health Awards, the premier safety award program for the engineered wood products industry in North America. It encourages and recognizes operational excellence with the goal of reducing injury and illness rates. Resolute Engineered Wood and West Fraser won Safest Company...

SFI awards five forest-focused community grants
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SFI awards five forest-focused community grants

The Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) announced five new SFI Community Grants to support projects that make a meaningful impact in communities across the U.S. and Canada and support SFI’s mission of advancing sustainability through forest-focused collaboration. “SFI’s committed to providing better choices for people and the planet, which means supporting communities,” said Kathy Abusow, president...

FPAC announces winners of 2022 Green Dream Internship Program
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FPAC announces winners of 2022 Green Dream Internship Program

Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is pleased to announce the winners of its 2022 Green Dream Internship Program. The national initiative is set to showcase the experiences and perspectives of eleven summer students working in the forest sector over the next six weeks. Launched in 2013, the annual Green Dream Internship Program is designed...

Mosaic recognizes forestry contractors for outstanding performance
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Mosaic recognizes forestry contractors for outstanding performance

Mosaic Forest Management is recognizing forestry contractors who have contributed to the company’s focus on safety, environmental performance, Indigenous relations, diversity, equity, and inclusion, and quality over the past year. “We are privileged to partner with outstanding contractors who demonstrate excellence in so many different areas, starting with safety,” said Jeff Zweig, president and CEO...

Quebec SFI Implementation Committee wins award for training videos that advance sustainable forestry
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Quebec SFI Implementation Committee wins award for training videos that advance sustainable forestry

The Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) has announced the winner of the 2022 SFI Implementation Committee Achievement Award at the 2022 SFI/Project Learning Tree (PLT) annual conference. The committee was selected for its collaborative efforts in producing a series of four dynamic training videos that advance sustainable forestry and enhance understanding of SFI’s new standards requirements....

Weston Forest wins Canadian Business Excellence Awards for Private Businesses for fifth year in a row
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Weston Forest wins Canadian Business Excellence Awards for Private Businesses for fifth year in a row

Steve Rhone, president and CEO of Weston Forest, is excited to announce that the company is once again a recipient of the Canadian Business Excellence Awards for Private Businesses. This is the fifth consecutive year that Weston Forest has won this prestigious honour. “It’s been a challenging year. A tremendous amount of hard work and...