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Maibec in Masardis: An internship program that could build careers

25 May 2018
Reggie Berry is a student attending Ashland District School who has spent part of his senior year working as an intern in our Masardis lumber mill. As recruitment was starting to become a challenge at our Maine location, we've established a...

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Great insvestments for our Masardis mill in Maine

27 April 2018
Interviewed by The County back in February, our mill manager in Masardis, ME, Nate Whitney had exciting news for the 140-plus team working there. Explaining how Maibec - which is a contraction of "Maine" and "Quebec" if you didn't know - was...

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Our successful 4.0 turn

28 March 2018
The Canadian wood industry has faced a number of challenges in recent years. The closing of several factories pushed Maibec to take the "Factory 4.0" approach, favoring process control through Information Technologies. By specializing in some...

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2017 Maibec Installation Guides

6 July 2017
With a detailed attention towards good ventilation and drainage practices, Maibec latest installation guides are adapted to the latest building code updates. User-friendly installation summaries are now available to easily illustrate the main...

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One More Year to Benefit from the RénoVert Tax Credit!

6 June 2017
The Government of Quebec has extended the duration of its RénoVert program by one whole year, to the delight of all those who waited until the last minute to undertake their eco-friendly renovation projects. Did you know that some of our...

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May: Tree and Forest Month

10 May 2017
From 1982 to 2001, it was only one day. From now on, it’s a complete month dedicated to trees and forests: the month of May. This year again, each region of Quebec participates in its own way in the celebration of our trees and forests by...

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Welcome to the Smart Factory Era!

13 March 2017
Since 2006, the Maibec sawmill in Saint-Pamphile has invested close to $1 million in the acquisition of performance data at all stages of the sawmilling process. Simply by looking at a computer, the customer relations manager can now see real-time...

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Maibec Acquires Cedar Balmoral Ltd. from Balmoral, New Brunswick To Meet Growing Demand for Eastern White Cedar Singles

8 February 2016
Levis QC – February 8, 2016 – Maibec Inc. today announced that it has acquired Cedar Balmoral Ltd., a manufacturer of Eastern white cedar shingles located in Balmoral, New Brunswick. Despite being the largest manufacturer of Eastern white...

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