CEO Don Kayne’s Blog
  • Protecting Habitat for Canada’s Largest Freshwater Fish

    by Brett Robinson | May 27, 2016
    As part of our commitment to sustainable forest management, our operational plans contain conservation measures to protect habitat for species in the area, especially those that are at risk.
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  • Canfor Pulp Wins CIPEC Leadership Award

    by Brett Robinson | May 24, 2016
    I am proud to share that Canfor Pulp was honoured with a Canadian Industry Program for Energy Conservation (CIPEC) Leadership Award in the category of Employee Awareness and Training.
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  • 2016 Canfor Contractor Awards

    by Don Kayne | May 10, 2016
    Canfor works with many exceptional contractors across our operations as part of our day to day business. This includes forestry contractors which harvest timber for us on our tenures in BC and Alberta and undertake challenging and extremely important work for us, delivering the fibre to supply our western Canadian operations.
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  • Committed to Combating Climate Change

    by Don Kayne | May 05, 2016
    Canfor is proud to be part of an industry that is leading Canada’s fight against climate change. With the “30 by 30” Climate Change Challenge, the Canadian forest products industry is pledging to remove 30 megatonnes (MT) f Co2 a year by 2030. This is more than 13% of the Canadian government’s target to reduce emissions by 30% over that period.
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  • Canfor’s Annual Tradition Continues

    by Don Kayne | May 02, 2016
    Canfor’s annual summer tradition to host events in each of operating communities kicks off later this month in Mackenzie on May 20.
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  • Canfor Signs Agreement to Support Aboriginal Job Seekers

    by David Calabrigo | Apr 28, 2016
    At Canfor, we appreciate the power of diversity and the immense value in partnering with First Nations communities. After several years working together with the Prince George Nechako Aboriginal Employment and Training Association (PGNAETA), Canfor solidified this partnership with the signing of a collaborative agreement on April 27.
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  • SLB’s New Impact Report Demonstrates Ongoing Value to Softwood Lumber Industry

    by Don Kayne | Apr 25, 2016
    Without a doubt, the Softwood Lumber Board (SLB) helps to sell more lumber. Since its creation in 2011, the SLB has promoted the benefits and uses of softwood lumber and the results are very impressive.
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  • Canfor Receives Spirit of Unity Award

    by David Calabrigo | Apr 22, 2016
    One of Canfor’s priorities is to work collaboratively with the First Nations communities as part of our planning and operations, including education and employment.
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  • Canfor Welcomes WynnWood

    by Don Kayne | Apr 15, 2016
    Today, we announced the completion of Canfor’s purchase of Wynndel Box and Lumber. Also known as WynnWood, the company is located near Creston in southern British Columbia, an area known for its exceptional fibre.
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  • 2015 Reports Now Available

    by Don Kayne | Apr 14, 2016
    I am pleased to share that our joint Canfor and Canfor Pulp 2015 Sustainability Report is now available. To follow on last year’s inaugural online format, the joint report is once again available to make it easier for readers to identify specific indicators and find the supporting information.
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