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BC First Nations Forestry Council (FNFC) - 50

FNFC provides technical expertise and engagement activities that supports BC First Nations’ participation in the forest sector as full partners.

BC Forest Safety Council (BCFSC) - 46

BC Forest Safety Council (BCFSC) is the health and safety association for forest harvesting, sawmills and pellet manufacturing in BC.

BC Timber Sales (BCTS) - 45

BC Timber Sales (BCTS) provides the cost and price benchmark data for the market pricing system through auctions of public timber. Our safe, sustainable development of public timber generates revenue for British Columbians and supports jobs and rural communities across the province.

BCIT School of Construction and the Environment - 40

At BCIT, you will gain the knowledge and skills to address the issues of today, while planning for the future.  We offer credentials designed for the workplace, from diplomas and certificates to bachelor’s and master’s degrees. Learn more about Forest and Natural Areas Management, Industrial Wood Processing, Mass Timber, Business of Sawmilling, Environmental Engineering, Ecological Restoration and more.

BID Group - 19

BID Group

We are BID, a global leader in transformational wood processing technologies and integrated solutions.

Brunette Machinery Co. - 24 & 25

Brunette Machinery Co. specializes in wood processing machinery and material handling systems for the forestry and biomass industries.

Canadian Forest Industries Magazine (CFI) - 30

Canadian Forest Industries Magazine (CFI) covers Canada’s forestry and solid wood products sectors from coast-to-coast, in print and online.

Canadian Wood Council / Wood WORKS! - 44


Wood WORKS! an industry led program of the Canadian Wood Council whose focus is increasing wood use in non-residential, mid-rise and tall building sectors in Canada. The program seeks to build proficiency in using wood through training, networking and direct technical support.

Carbotech-Autolog - 43

Carbotech manufactures rugged equipment and provides innovative solutions for sawmills and planer mills.   Its expertise resides in log and lumber handling processes.

Autolog is specialized in wood processing optimization and automation for sawmills and planer mills applications.

CN - 18

CN is a leading North American transportation and logistics company. We are focused on innovative supply chain solutions enabling producers of forest products to get closer to their customers and grow their markets.

Denning Health Group - 37

Denning Health Group‘s clients include many forest industry leaders who have chosen us because of our ability to deliver a turnkey solution including policy development, supervisor training and 24/7 collection services.

DLA Piper (Canada) LLP - 48

DLA Piper (Canada) LLP represents clients across Canada and abroad on virtually all issues affecting the forest sector.

DO2 Industrial - 34

DO2 is the leader in automated outfeed and wrapping systems for all type of wood products. We build the DO2 Rapid Wrapper along with all the needed equipment to improve your mill outfeed.

Eagle Mapping - 42

Eagle Mapping is a geospatial data provider specializing in LiDAR and Aerial Photography collection and processing for the forest industry. Eagle has served most major forestry companies, consultants, and government agencies across Canada for the last 37 years.


Fink Machine Inc. - 3

Fink Machine Inc. is Canada’s leading supplier of commercial, institutional and small scale industrial biomass boilers.

Finna Sensors - 10

Finna Sensors provides the industry’s only end-to-end line of integrated moisture measurement systems.

Forest Practices Board - 41

The Forest Practices Board is BC’s independent watchdog for sound forest and range practices.

Forestry Innovation Investment - 36

Forestry Innovation Investment (FII) is British Columbia’s market development agency for forest products. As a Crown corporation, we help maintain, create and diversify markets for B.C. forest products to ensure the forest sector continues to be a key contributor to the provincial economy.

Forsite Consultants Ltd. - 20

Forsite is an integrated forest management company creating value for clients through innovative and collaborative solutions – from strategic analysis to program implementation.

HALCO Software Systems Ltd. - 14

HALCO Software Systems Ltd.

  • WOODMAN™ business model for operations-wide optimization
  • WSO™ production planning optimization system
  • SAWSIM® mill design studies
HewSaw Machines Inc. - 12

HewSaw Machines Inc. is a sawmill equipment supplier specializing in efficient small log processing.

KJM Sales Ltd. - 32

KJM Sales Ltd. is an established manufacturer of power transmission components that has been supplying and servicing Industry for almost 30 years. We are centrally located in Prince George, British Columbia, with an impressive warehouse of products and a large Machine and Fabrication shop to meet our customer’s every need.

Leavitt Machinery - 28

Leavitt Machinery is one of the fastest growing materials handling equipment dealers in North America.

LINCK GmbH - 17

LINCK GmbH is the largest European manufacturer of sawmill machinery.

Logging & Sawmilling Journal - 22

Logging & Sawmilling Journal is Canada’s best read forest industry publication.

MiCROTEC Inc. - 9

MiCROTEC Inc. is the most innovative scanning & optimization provider for the sawmilling and wood processing industry. A high-tech company of dedicated people making quality scanners and software products always committed to providing the customer with the most economically & ecologically sustainable wood utilization.

Murray Latta Progressive Machine Inc. - 26

Murray Latta Progressive Machine Inc. is the trusted manufacturer and distributor of planer mill equipment, parts and consumables.

The Nelson & Ft. Sheppard Railway Co. - 39

The Nelson & Ft. Sheppard Railway Co. – connecting the Interior of British Columbia with all US Rail Networks.

Nicholson Manufacturing - 16

Nicholson Manufacturing is a Ring Debarker specialist and it’s been that way for over 60 years.

Novilco - 5

Novilco is a leader in manufacturing lumber handling equipment. It is our mission to supply our customers with simple, innovative, and reliable solutions to the most complex challenges. Let us show you how different we are!

Optimil Machinery Inc. - 6

Optimil Machinery Inc. is a high-quality designer and manufacturer of state-of-the-art sawmill machinery.

Owens Corning - 35

Owens Corning is a market-leading manufacture of protective packaging for transport and temporary storage of lumber, plywood, I-joists/beams, and other lumber products.

Petro-Canada Lubricants Inc. - 23

For over 30 years, Petro-Canada Lubricants has researched, developed and produced more than 350 world-class advanced lubricants, specialty fluids and greases.

Porter Engineering Ltd. - 15

Porter is a world leader in providing the sawmilling industry with log scanning, optimization and process control systems.

Raptor Integration Inc. - 7

Raptor Integration Inc. is an innovative company focused on scanning and process automation.

Real Performance Machinery - 1

Real Performance Machinery manufactures industry leading Primary Breakdown equipment. Including canters, gangs and the revolutionary ProSaw profiler and curve sawing gang machine center.

Samuel Packaging Systems Group - 11

Samuel Packaging Systems will provide packaging products, equipment, tools and services which exceed customers’ expectations. Samuel intends to be the supplier and the customer of choice to all their customers and suppliers, respectively, through the involvement of employees in the continuous improvement of product quality, cost competitiveness, technology and service.

SiCam Systems - 4

SiCam Systems is the trusted name for mill wide quality control solutions to the wood products industry.

Signode (Canada) - 49

Signode is a leading manufacturer of a broad spectrum of transit packaging consumables, tools, software, and equipment that optimize end-of-line packaging operations and protect products in transit.  Signode brings this extensive product portfolio together under hundreds of trusted brands to offer complete transit packaging solutions to its customers.

Silvacom FMS - 31

Designed by forestry professionals, for forestry professionals, Silvacom FMS™ (Forest Management System) is a geospatial, cloud-based solution that empowers forestry companies to plan and track harvest and silviculture operations, generate georeferenced maps, and much, much more.

Springer USA Inc. - 21

SPRINGER provides great innovative solutions for the North America wood-processing industry.

Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) - 29

SFI/PLT Canada advances sustainability through forest-focused collaborations. We work across four pillars of work in standards, conservation, community and education and believe that sustainable forests are critical to our collective future.

USNR - 33

From small upgrades to state-of-the-art greenfield mill complexes, USNR’s capacity to deliver turn-key projects has dramatically increased with the acquisition of Mid-South/Stolberg Engineering.

VETS Group - 13

VETS Group has been delivering quality industrial ventilation & dust collection systems for over 100 years.

VK North America LLC - 27

VK North America LLC is the authorized distributor for all Valon Kone products in North America.

Walmsley - 2

Walmsley is a standalone Employee and Family Assistance Program service based in BC.  We offer the full range of programs from in-person counselling to online services on our robust website as well as Wellness Initiatives. We develop and maintain relationships with employers so they know who to contact when employee issues arise.   

Wellons Canada - 8

Wellons Canada is the premier manufacturer and turnkey provider of Energy and Drying Systems to the forest products industry, including biomass and gas fired energy systems for Thermal Oil and Steam Generation, and a complete line of Continuous Drying Systems (CDS).

Williams Machinery - 38

Dealer of Forklifts, Construction Equipment, Container ...

Williams Machinery is BC’s leading equipment dealership offering compact loaders, forklifts and more from Vermeer, Doosan, Bobcat and other top equipment brands.

Wolftek - 47

Wolftek – Design, Manufacturer and Distribution of equipment and parts for the Wood Products Industry.


Throughout the convention there will be many events hosted in the trade show area, providing exhibitors with more time to mingle with delegates. These events include:

  • Ice Breaker Reception, Wednesday April 12th, 6pm – 8pm
  • Exhibitors’ Pre-Luncheon Reception, Thursday April 13th
  • Exhibitor Hospitality hour, Thursday April 13th
  • Exhibitors’ Pre-Luncheon Reception, Friday April 14th
  • Snack breaks throughout Thursday and Friday

Wednesday, April 12: 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm – Ice Breaker Reception to be held in trade show area

Thursday, April 13: 7:00 am to 5:00 pm

Friday, April 14: 7:00 am to 2:00 pm

Special thanks to our presenting sponsor

Friday Platinum Sponsor

Canadian National Railway

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