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Mass Timber: Unlocking the Mysteries of Connection Design and Fabrication,

July 31, 2020

  Wed, Aug 12, 2020 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT by Melissa Kindratsky P.Eng., LEED® AP BD+C Melissa will discuss the role of the specialty structural engineer in glulam connection design for your project. Tips will be provided to help streamline the work of the project architect and engineer

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Technology aids BC wildfire fight

July 31, 2020

NEWS/GOV.BC — A new research chair at Thompson Rivers University (TRU) will help chart a new course in wildfire prediction and response in British Columbia. Driven by technology and expanded collaboration with emergency responders, communities, and industry, the British Columbia Research Chair in Predictive Services, Emergency Management, and Fire Science

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U.S.Forest Development Slows

July 31, 2020

BLOOMBERG LAW — Development projects planned for national forests have been delayed or stalled more often than sped up in recent months, despite President Donald Trump’s June executive order for work to be accelerated because of the Covid-19 pandemic. An analysis of U.S. Forest Service status reports shows that as of July 27,

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Resolute shares surge

July 31, 2020

TIMES COLONIST — Shares of Resolute Forest Products Inc. surged as much as 48 percent Thursday after the lumber, pulp, and paper producer beat analyst profit expectations in the second quarter despite a 19 percent decrease in revenues. The Montreal-based company’s stock peaked at $6.06, the highest level since January,

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Weyerhaeuser reports Q2 results

July 31, 2020

SEATTLE, PRNewswire/ — Weyerhaeuser Company has reported second-quarter net earnings of $72 million, or 10 cents per diluted share, on net sales of $1.6 billion. This compares with net earnings of $128 million, or 17 cents per diluted share, on net sales of $1.7 billion for the same period last year. View our earnings release and financial statements in a printer-friendly PDF.

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From discoveries to scientific breakthroughs — The Marcus Wallenberg Prize

July 31, 2020

The Marcus Wallenberg Prize has focused on scientific findings in a wide range of areas during Kaj Rosén’s years as Executive Secretary. CAPTION: With Kaj Rosén as Executive Secretary, the Marcus Wallenberg Prize has become more research-orientated and more international. “The best job I’ve had in my entire career,” says

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NHRI and Remsoft Partnership Accelerates SME Adoption of Digital Forest Supply Chain Solutions

July 30, 2020

Fredericton, New Brunswick —  The Northern Hardwoods Research Institute (NHRI) and Remsoft have partnered to support best practice implementation of the Remsoft Operations Cloud within small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the forestry sector. The first SME pilot implementation is underway with a leading producer of hardwood products in Canada. Research

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