Category Archives: Investor Relations

Filling the Labour Gap

A new Logging Fundamentals Training Program put on by Western Forest Products on Vancouver Island is helping to fill a growing labour gap created by the retirement of skilled workers. Read more…

B.C. salutes first graduates of new logger training program

CAMPBELL RIVER – The B.C. government is recognizing the first six graduates of an innovative Western Forest Products training program aimed at supporting the growing need for workers in the province’s forest industry. Read More…

WFP Launches Logger Training Program

Western is leading the coast in skills development with our Logging Fundamentals Training program. Read More…

Western Forest Products Inc. – Conference Call Notification

October 17, 2012 – Western Forest Products will conduct their third quarter investor call on Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. PDT (1:00 p.m. EDS).  Read More…

National Forest Week (September 23 – 29)

As we countdown to National Forest Week (September 23-29) we invite you to learn more about forests and our Regeneration theme. Read more…    

PNE sneak peek: Playhouses, princesses and those beloved mini-doughnuts

August 16, 2012 – Along the fair’s historic Miller Drive, seven children’s playhouses have been constructed as part of a forestry industry fundraiser, using B.C. lumber, architecture and construction. The playhouses, in various shapes — an airplane, tree house, teepee, …

Western primes itself for rebound in lumber market

New president puts 11 quarters of profit down to teamwork. Read more…

Western Forest Products Appoints Don Demens as President

 July 31, 2012 – Vancouver, British Columbia. The Board of Directors of Western Forest Products Inc. (TSX: WEF) (“Western” or “the Company”) today announced the appointment of Don Demens as President of the Company, effective immediately. Read More…

Teachers Learn Lessons in Coastal Forestry

July 17, 2012 – Twenty BC teachers enjoyed the forest as their classroom as they embarked on this year’s ‘Festival of Forestry’ tour based in Campbell River. Over three days, these teachers received a world-class opportunity to learn about everything …

CSA certified logs used in tsunami rebuilding project

Western Forest Products, whose forests lands are certified to the CSA SFM Standard are donating fir and cedar logs used to replace damaged masts on the San Juan Bautista sailing ship. Read More…