Tolko Commits to Rebuild Fire-damaged Sawmill in Williams Lake

Tolko Industries Ltd. said it is committed to rebuild its Lakeview Division sawmill where a fire damaged offices in the building earlier this month, but confirmed the sawmill could remain closed until next May.

“It’s hard to say exactly how long the mill will be down for at this time as the engineering for the rebuild has yet to be completed,” senior general manager, lumber Troy Connolly stated in an e-mail Wednesday. “It could be as long as six months.” read more >>