Weldwood of Canada Ltd

WELDWOOD OF CANADA LTD began operations in 1945, when a predecessor company, Western Plywood, opened a VANCOUVER plywood plant. A second plant was opened at QUESNEL in 1951, and in 1964 the company combined with 2 Ontario plywood firms, Hay and Co and Weldwood Plywood, to form Weldwood of Canada. That year it acquired the assets of Canadian Colliers Resources, including SAWMILLS at SQUAMISH, PORT MOODY and SURREY, and extensive timberlands on VANCOUVER ISLAND and DENMAN ISLAND. Its principal...

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