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News & Events


FRA 2019 Western Region Fall Meeting

July 30th, 2019

FRA Western Region Fall Meeting 
August 27th — 29th, 2019
Red Lion Hotel
Lewiston, Idaho
The Forest Resources Association will host a comprehensive schedule of events for their Western Region 2019 Fall Meeting.  Beginning on Tuesday, August 27th, this event: “Inland Innovations: Investment for the Future” will feature an exciting activity day and ice-breaker reception, a morning of technical […]

Brunette Summit at the Lake

July 29th, 2019

An idyllic lake, a team-building session, plenty of sweet and salty snacks, steak and chicken on the barbeque — all the ingredients we needed for an exciting staff event. So we piled into jeeps and pick-up trucks and headed out to Hale Creek Recreation Site to hold Team Brunette’s second quarter review and meeting.
We left […]

Our Latest Ad — The Softwood Forest Products Buyer

July 15th, 2019

Our latest ad — featuring the Brunette Veneer Chipper, the Brunette Drum Chipper, and the Brunette Whole Log Chipper — can be seen in the May/June 2019 issue of the Softwood Forest Products Buyer on page 57 (or click the image to see the full ad.)
In case you missed it,  read about us in their […]

Is Your Hog Grate Beyond Repair?

June 28th, 2019

Our CBI Grizzly Mill Hogs are known as the “Heavyweight Champions of Wood Waste Grinders” for good reason. Designed to be the most rugged hog on the market, the Grizzly Mill will handle almost any material you throw at it and just keep on running.
Cedar bark, green spruce bark, all kinds of mill wood waste, […]

2019 Forest Products Machinery & Equipment Exposition

June 12th, 2019

We’re headed to Atlanta, Georgia for the premier sawmilling event in North America!
For three days in June, equipment manufacturers from across North America will showcase their products and services at the Forest Products Machinery & Equipment Exposition.
More than 55,000 square feet of indoor exhibits will be on display at the Georgia World Congress Center in […]

OptiSaw Vancouver — June 13, 2019

June 12th, 2019

We’ll be at OptiSaw Vancouver on June 13, 2019.
This annual event is a time-effective and affordable learning and networking opportunity for those driving the future of sawmilling in your operation. The focus is on the future of optimization and automation in our industry, including challenges and opportunities on the cutting edge of this side of the […]

Brunette Machinery Churns Out Heavy-Duty Equipment

May 28th, 2019

We’re featured in the May 2019 issue of National Hardwood magazine! This monthly publication focuses on the latest trends, news and developments in the hardwood industry.
Terry Miller visited our head office, toured our facility and talked to us about our innovative products, our company and our fantastic team. His article, Brunette Machinery Churns Out Heavy-Duty […]

Canada North Resources Expo — May 24 & 25, 2019

April 22nd, 2019

We’re getting ready for the biennial trade event, Canada North Resources Expo, on May 24 and 25 in beautiful Prince George, BC. With four acres of indoor and outdoor space, leading companies from across Canada’s resource sectors will be onsite at the CN Centre with the latest products, services, and equipment.
Join with fellow industry professionals […]

COFI 2019 — Afterthoughts

April 9th, 2019

We spent three days last week at the 2019 COFI Convention where more than 600 delegates, speakers, exhibitors, and sponsors gathered in Vancouver to discuss all things forestry.

From the ice-breaker reception on Wednesday evening to the opening greeting from Deborah Baker of the Squamish Nation on Thursday, to the keynote address by British Columbia Premier John […]

BC Council of Forest Industries (COFI) Annual Convention – Apr 3-5, 2019

March 25th, 2019

Forestry for the Planet. Forest Products for the World.

COFI Annual Convention April 3 – 5, 2019
JW Marriott Parq Vancouver
Hotel & Conference Centre
Vancouver, British Columbia
The BC Council of Forest Industries’ annual convention is the largest gathering of the forest sector in Western Canada. This year the event will take place in Vancouver, BC from April 3 […]