FMA Holders - Forest Management

 
     
 
 
 
The following is a list of the current forest management agreement (FMA) holders:
Alberta-Pacific Forest Industries Inc
Agreement Duration: September 1, 2011 to April 30, 2032
Original agreement commenced:
September 1, 1991
Main facility:
Bleached kraft pulp mill near Grassland.
Other forest companies operating on the FMA area:
  • Alberta Forest Industries Ltd.
  • Ed Bobocel Lumber (1993) Ltd.
  • Millar Western Forest Products Ltd
  • Northland Forest Products Ltd.
  • S-11 Logging Company Ltd.
  • Seehta Forest Products Ltd.
  • Spruceland Millworks Inc.
  • St. Jean Lumber (1984) Limited.
  • Vanderwell Contractors (1971) Ltd.
  • West Fraser Mills Ltd.
Total FMA Area: 6,552,051 hectares
Timber Harvesting Land base:
2,099,272 hectares (under review)

Alberta-Pacific Forest Industries Inc. FMA - Unofficial Office Consolidation -- Jul 2016 (23 pages)

ANC Timber Ltd.
Agreement Duration: May 1, 2009 - April 30, 2029
Original agreement commenced:
June 13, 1989
Main facility:
Thermomechanical pulp and paper mill manufacturing newsprint near Whitecourt. Other forest companies operating on the FMA area:
  • Blue Ridge Lumber Inc.
  • Millar Western Forest Products Ltd.
Total FMA Area: 378,726 hectares
Timber Harvesting Land base:
282,683 hectares

ANC Timber Ltd. FMA document

Blue Ridge Lumber Inc.
Agreement Duration: May 1, 2008 to April 30, 2028
Original agreement commenced:
September 1, 1975
Main facility:
Dimension and MSR lumber sawmill and medium-density fibreboard (MDF) facility near Blue Ridge.
Other forest companies operating on the FMA area:
  • ANC Timber Ltd.
  • Millar Western Forest Products Ltd.
Total FMA Area: 662,392 hectares
Timber Harvesting Land base:
463,484 hectares

Blue Ridge Lumber Inc. FMA document

Canadian Forest Products Ltd.
Agreement Duration:May 1, 2015 to April 30, 2035
Original agreement commenced:
May 26, 1964
Main facility:
Dimension and MSR lumber sawmill in Grande Prairie.
Other forest companies operating on the FMA area:
  • Tolko Industries Ltd.
  • Ainsworth GP Ltd.
Total FMA Area: 649,160 hectares
Timber Harvesting Land base:
474,193 hectares

Canadian Forest Products Ltd. FMA document- Apr 30, 2015 (22 pages, <1 MB)

Daishowa-Marubeni International Ltd.
East
Agreement Duration:
July 1, 2009 to April 30, 2029
Original agreement commenced:
September 14, 1989 as a single FMA
Main facility:
Bleached aspen and bleached softwood kraft pulp mill near Peace River.
Other forest companies operating on the FMA area:
  • Boucher Bros. Lumber Ltd.
  • Seehta Forest Products Ltd.
  • Tolko Industries Ltd.
  • West Fraser Mills Ltd.
Total FMA Area: 1,713,761 hectares
Timber Harvesting Land base:
1,692,146 hectares

Daishowa-Marubeni International Ltd. FMA document East

West
Agreement Duration:
July 1, 2009 to April 30, 2029
Original agreement commenced:
September 14, 1989 as a single FMA
Main facility:
Bleached aspen and bleached softwood kraft pulp mill near Peace River.
Other forest companies operating on the FMA area:
  • Canadian Forest Products Ltd.
  • Tolko Industries Ltd.
  • Zavisha Sawmills Ltd.
Total FMA Area: 957,977 hectares
Timber Harvesting Land base:
943,931 hectares

Daishowa-Marubeni International Ltd. FMA document West

Manning Forest Products Ltd.
Agreement Duration: May 1, 2009 to April 30, 2029
Original agreement commenced:
March 12, 2002
Main facility:
Dimension lumber sawmill near Manning.
Other forest companies operating on the FMA area:
  • Daishowa-Marubeni International Ltd.
  • West Fraser Mills Ltd.
Total FMA Area: 923,251 hectares (P18 hectares under review)
Timber Harvesting Land base:
910,817 hectares (P18 hectares under review)

Manning Forest Products Ltd. FMA document- Feb 2016 (20 pages, <1 MB)

Millar Western Forest Products Ltd.
Agreement Duration: May 1, 2014 to April 30, 2034
Original agreement commenced:
May 14, 1997
Main facility:
Bleached chemithermomechanical pulp mill and dimension lumber sawmills at Whitecourt, Boyle and Fox Creek.
Other forest companies operating on the FMA area:
  • Fort Assiniboine Lumber Ltd.
  • Spruceland Millworks Inc.
  • Weyerhaeuser Company Limited
Total FMA Area: 442,571 hectares
Timber Harvesting Land base:
293,784 hectares

Millar Western Forest Products Ltd. FMA document- May 1, 2014 (24 pages, 1 MB)

Spray Lake Sawmills (1980) Ltd.
Agreement Duration: May 1, 2015 to April 30, 2035
Original agreement commenced:
September 5, 2001
Main facility:
Dimension lumber sawmill and pressure treated production facility in Cochrane.
Other forest companies operating on the FMA area:
  • 1025849 Alberta Ltd.
  • 764698 Alberta Ltd.
  • Balcaen Consolidated Contracting Ltd.
  • J.H. Neilson Forest Products Ltd.
  • Red Rock Sawmills Ltd.
  • Sundre Forest Products Inc.
Total FMA Area: 337,448 hectares
Timber Harvesting Land base:
223,152 hectares

Spray Lake Sawmills (1980) Ltd. FMA document- Apr 30, 2015 (23 pages, <1 MB)

Sundre Forest Products Inc.
Agreement Duration: September 1, 2012 to April 30, 2033
Original agreement commenced:
September 1, 1992
Main facility:
Laminated veneer lumber plant near Rocky Mountain House; Sawmill/planer mill and wood treating facility in Sundre.
Other forest companies operating on the FMA area:
  • Lone Pine Financial Corporation
  • McLean Forest Products Ltd., Robert Mclean
  • Stanley Cech, Christopher Cech & Joey Cech
  • Strachan Forest Products Ltd.
  • Vanderleek and OpdenDries Investment Ltd.
  • Weyerhaeuser Company Limited
Total FMA Area: 519,722 hectares
Timber Harvesting Land base:
380,485 hectares

Sundre Forest Products Inc. FMA document

Tolko Industries Ltd. (High Prairie)
Agreement Duration: May 13, 1997 to May 12, 2022
Original agreement commenced:
May 1, 1994
Main facility:
Oriented strand board facility near High Prairie.
Other forest companies operating on the FMA area:
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  • West Fraser Mills Ltd.
Total FMA Area: 246,243 hectares
Timber Harvesting Land base:
180,825 hectares

Tolko Industries Ltd. (High Prairie) FMA document - April 2017

Tolko Industries Ltd., Norbord Inc. and La Crete Sawmills Ltd.
Agreement Duration: January 1, 2011 to September 10, 2022

Original agreement commenced: September 11, 2002

Main facility: Tolko -- Dimension lumber sawmill in High Level; Norbord- Oriented strand board facility near High Level; La Crete - Dimension lumber sawmill and pellet mill near La Crete.

Other forest companies operating on the FMA area:
  • Daishowa-Marubeni International Ltd.
  • NDEH Limited Partnership
  • Netaskinan Development Corporation
Total FMA Area: 3,507,356 hectares

Timber Harvesting Land base: 1,779,504 hectares

Tolko Industries Ltd./Norbord Inc./La Crete Sawmills Ltd. FMA Document -- Dec 2015 (26 pages, <1 MB)

Tolko Industries Ltd., Vanderwell Contractors (1971) Ltd., and West Fraser Mills Ltd.
Agreement Duration: January 1, 2006 to April 30, 2026
Original agreement commenced:
January 1, 2006
Main facility:
Tolko -- Specialty engineered wood products facility near Slave Lake; Vanderwell -- Dimension lumber sawmill and wood pellets facility near Slave Lake; West Fraser Mills Ltd. -- Sawmill and veneer mill near Slave Lake, and a plywood mill in Edmonton.
Other forest companies operating on the FMA area:
N/A

Total FMA Area: 727,043 hectares
Timber Harvesting Land base:
421,873 hectares

Tolko Industries Ltd., Vanderwell Contractors (1971) Ltd. and West Fraser Mills Ltd. FMA

Vanderwell Contractors (1971) Ltd.
Agreement Duration: May 1, 2014 to April 30, 2034
Original agreement commenced:
August 1, 1997
Main facility:
Dimension lumber sawmill and wood pellets facility near Slave Lake.
Other forest companies operating on the FMA area:
N/A

Total FMA Area: 84,307 hectares
Timber Harvesting Land base:
5,099 hectares

Vanderwell Contractors (1971) Ltd. FMA document- May 1, 2014 (20 pages, 1 MB)

West Fraser Mills Ltd.(Edson)
Agreement Duration: May 1, 2008 to April 30, 2028
Original agreement commenced:
January 14, 1997
Main facility:
Sawmill and specialty wood products facility near Edson.
Other forest companies operating on the FMA area:
  • Tall Pine Timber Co. Ltd.
  • Precision Forest Industries Ltd.
  • Medicine Lodge Timber Products Ltd.
  • West Fraser Mills Ltd.
Total FMA Area: 266,815 hectares
Timber Harvesting Land base:
175,008 hectares

West Fraser Mills Ltd. Edson FMA document - Jan 23, 2013 (20 pages)

West Fraser Mills Ltd.(Hinton)
Agreement Duration: May 1, 2008 to April 30, 2028
Original agreement commenced:
June 8, 1951
Main facility:
Bleached kraft pulp mill and dimension lumber sawmill in Hinton.
Other forest companies operating on the FMA area:
N/A

Total FMA Area: 988,630 hectares
Timber Harvesting Land base:
715,341 hectares

West Fraser Mills Ltd. FMA document - Jan 14, 2008 (17 pages)

West Fraser Mills Ltd. (Slave Lake)
Agreement Duration: September 1, 2012 to April 30, 2033
Original agreement commenced:
November 15, 1990
Main facility:
Chemithermomechanical pulp mill near Slave Lake.
Other forest companies operating on the FMA area:
  • Millar Western Forest Products Ltd.
  • Vanderwell Contractors (1971) Ltd.
  • West Fraser Mills Ltd.
Total FMA Area: 549,863 hectares
Timber Harvesting Land base:
435,967 hectares

West Fraser Mills Ltd. (Slave Lake) FMA document -- Unofficial Office Consolidation -- Mar 14, 2013 (22 pages)

West Fraser Mills Ltd. and Tolko Industries Ltd.
Agreement Duration: March 5, 2002 to March 4, 2022
Original agreement commenced:
March 5, 2002
Main facility:
West Fraser sawmill and finger-joint facility in High Prairie; Tolko: Oriented strand board facility near High Prairie.
Other forest companies operating on the FMA area:
1104384 Alberta Ltd.

Total FMA Area: 254,532 hectares
Timber Harvesting Land base:
168,229 hectares

West Fraser Mills Ltd. and Tolko Industries Ltd. FMA document- May 1, 2014 (27 pages, 1 MB)

Weyerhaeuser Company Limited (Grande Prairie)
Agreement Duration: May 1, 2008 to April 30, 2028
Original agreement commenced:
January 3, 1969
Main facility:
Bleached kraft pulp mill, dimension lumber sawmill, and electricity generation facility in Grande Prairie.
Other forest companies operating on the FMA area:
  • Ainsworth Lumber Co. Ltd.
  • Tolko Industries Ltd.
Total FMA Area: 1,138,284 hectares
Timber Harvesting Land base:
885,434 hectares

Weyerhaeuser Company Limited (Grande Prairie) FMA document - Feb 5, 2008 (19 pages, 1 MB)

Weyerhaeuser Company Limited (Pembina Timberland)
Agreement Duration: December 1, 2009 to April 30, 2030
Original Drayton Valley agreement commenced:
November 18, 2005
Original Edson agreement commenced:
May 1, 2008
Main facilities:
Oriented strand board plant near Edson. Sawmill / planer mill facility near Drayton Valley
Other forest companies operating on the FMA area:
  • ANC Timber Ltd.
  • Blue Ridge Lumber Inc.
  • Bricso Wood Preservers Ltd.
  • Dale Hansen
  • Edfor Co-Operative Ltd.
  • Millar Western Forest Products Ltd.
  • Tall Pine Timber Co. Ltd.
Total FMA Area: 859,931 hectares
Timber Harvesting Land base:
588,000 hectares

Weyerhaeuser Company Limited (Pembina Timberland) FMA
 
 
 
 
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This information published to the web on February 25, 2016.
Last Reviewed/Revised on April 21, 2017.