Month: June 2022

VANCOUVER, BC, June 28, 2022 /CNW/ – Canfor Pulp Products Inc. (TSX: CFX) and Canfor Corporation (TSX: CFP) jointly announce today the release of the 2021 Sustainability Report which includes additional performance targets for Climate Change, Water Management, Waste Management, and Air Quality. This is a continuation of their bold ambition to become an industry
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Denise Brookhouse, new owner of A. Boilard Sons Inc., and vice president Robert Boilard. (Hoang ‘Leon’ Nguyen / The Republican) SPRINGFIELD — A. Boilard Sons Inc. was sold this week to Koopman Lumber Inc., another family-owned, multigenerational Massachusetts company. “We are just excited to have one family business join another family business,” said Tony Brookhouse,
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DETROIT – A new housing project is bringing affordable living spaces to Southwest Detroit. Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced Tuesday that the Bagley + 16th Redevelopment Project includes a four-story, mixed-use building that will be built in the Mexcantown neighborhood. The building is to have 78 residential units and four retail bays. According to a press
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FLORENCE, S.C. — Francis Marion University’s Board of Trustee’s approved a $165.5 million budget for the 2022-23 fiscal year that includes raises and bonuses for full-time employees and major expansions of the environmental and health sciences programs. Trustees met Thursday afternoon in the Hendrick Room of the Ervin Dining Room on the university’s main campus.
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The United States Forest Service, an agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), and the Oregon City, Oregon-based Softwood Lumber Board (SLB) have announced the six winning proposals in the $2 million design competition, Mass Timber Competition: Building to Net-Zero Carbon. The winning submissions—all of which “exemplified capabilities to design and construct mass timber
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An affiliate of Grand Rapids Township wood products manufacturer UFP Industries Inc. has acquired a 50-percent equity stake in a key supplier based in South Carolina. UFP affiliate PalletOne Inc. acquired the equity stake in Orangeburg, S.C.-based Dempsey Wood Products LLC, the companies announced on Monday. The purchase agreement also includes options for PalletOne to
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LP Building Solutions NASHVILLE, Tenn. — LP Building Solutions (LP) has been recognized as a 2022 Top Workplaces of Middle Tennessee honoree by The Tennessean, the state’s largest newspaper and part of the USA Today network. Winners of the annual award are determined based solely on anonymous employee feedback collected via a survey administered by The Tennessean’s industry research partner,
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From left to right, Tony Brookhouse, Denise Brookhouse, and Dirk Koopman. WHITINSVILLE, Mass. — Koopman Lumber, a family-owned and -operated business since 1939 with 10 locations in eastern Massachusetts, has acquired Boilard Lumber, another family-owned and -operated retail lumber yard providing quality building supplies since 1936 in Indian Orchard, Massachusetts. “We’re excited about the opportunities
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