Stehendes Holz

Holmen's Board of Directors has decided to postpone the Annual General Meeting (AGM), which was planned to be held on March 30, 2020 in Stockholm, Sweden. Holmen will invite to the AGM no later than four weeks before the new date. The meeting will be held no later than June 30, in accordance with applicable legislatio...

Enviva and The Longleaf Alliance announced the signing of a five-year partnership to protect and restore longleaf pine forests, one of the most biodiverse ecosystems in North America. Enviva and The Longleaf Alliance will collaboratively implement Enviva’s longleaf forest restoration plan.

To support certified entities and certification bodies during the COVID-19 challenge, Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) has extended the transition period for its three revised international standards by six months. The transition date is now 14 February 2022.

Mosaic Forest Management has announced work from home measures consistent with the recommendations issued by the Federal and Provincial Governments in response to the COVID19 virus. Business functions will continue, with most employees working remotely. Forest-based operations including log hauling and reforestation pr...

UPM is one of the first companies to link the pricing mechanism of a syndicated revolving credit facility (RCF) to both biodiversity and climate targets. BNP Paribas acted as a sustainability coordinator for the facility.

Mosaic Forest Management’s forest operations remain curtailed due to continued poor market conditions. The company announced that a small hauling and transportation program has been initiated to recover the remaining timber decked in the forest that was harvested prior to the curtailment. To avoid degradation of this t...

Tigercat launches LogOn, a powerful onboard information system to optimize machine performance and reduce downtime. The LogOn system collects data automatically and provides extensive built-in reporting and analytics.

The revised and improved license agreement for the FSC certification scheme will initially be implemented with a pilot phase, starting early in the 2Q 2020 in Brazil, China, Germany, Russia and the United States before being extended to other countries later in the year.