CEO Don Kayne’s Blog
  • SLB Advances Entire Softwood Lumber Industry

    by Don Kayne | Oct 08, 2015
    Since its creation in 2011, the Softwood Lumber Board (SLB) has made an unprecedented impact on the softwood lumber industry through its work to promote the benefits and uses of softwood lumber products.
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  • Now Available: Executive Summary of 2014 Sustainability Report

    by Don Kayne | Oct 05, 2015
    Sustainability: it’s part of everything we do. From planning woodlands operations to delivering products to customers around the world.
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  • Supporting BC Families Impacted by Autism

    by Don Kayne | Oct 02, 2015
    Canfor has always placed great value on charitable contributions that have a lasting impact and benefit as many BC communities as possible. With our recent donation of $50,000 worth of lumber to the Pacific Autism Family Centre Foundation (PAFC), we are helping PAFC provide much-needed support to families across B.C. who are impacted by Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).
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  • Contractor Wins Aboriginal Business Leadership Award

    by Don Kayne | Sep 28, 2015
    Congratulations to LTN Contracting Ltd. for winning the 2015 Aboriginal Forestry Products Business Leadership award.
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  • Canfor Summer Events Wrap Up

    by Don Kayne | Sep 21, 2015
    What do 5 months, 13 events and countless pancakes, burgers, hot dogs and cake make? They represent the wrap-up of our annual western Canadian Canfor Summer events. It was a busy spring and summer involving lots of planning and organizing to bring our Canfor Summer events back to our Canadian operating communities, but a great way to say thanks to the great people who support our company.
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  • A Historic Day in Tall Wood Building Construction

    by Don Kayne | Sep 17, 2015
    Today, United States Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced the winners of the U.S. Tall Wood Building Prize Competition in New York City.
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  • Speaking in Alabama about the Benefits of Industry Collaboration

    by Don Kayne | Sep 14, 2015
    Today I had the pleasure of participating in a panel of national industry CEOs at the Alabama Forestry Association annual meeting. The panel focused on integrating and maintaining an ethical corporate culture during the process of restructuring.
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  • Supporting our Students

    by Don Kayne | Aug 28, 2015
    With the academic year about to begin, I am proud to reflect on Canfor’s contribution to support education in our industry.
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  • Canfor Pulp Innovation Prompted Co-op Student to Take Second Look at Forestry Industry

    by Brett Robinson, President of Canfor Pulp | Aug 14, 2015
    Canfor Pulp is demonstrating to our future workforce that it is part of a technologically sophisticated industry and one that offers exciting career opportunities.
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  • Canfor Pulp Launches Leading-Edge Quality Control Technology

    by Martin Pudlas | Jul 27, 2015
    Canfor Pulp greatly improves quality control thanks to the implementation of the Valmet Process Quality Vision system, now in operation at our Intercontinental and Northwood NBSK pulp mills in Prince George.
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