Ouroperaons mill/location key products 1 intercontinental nbsk pulp 2 northwood nbsk pulp 3 prince george pulp & paper nsk pulp. Canfor also owns a 502% interest in canfor pulp products inc, which is one of the largest producers of northern softwood kraft pulp in canada and a leading producer of high performance kraft paper canfor shares are traded on the toronto stock exchange under the symbol cfp. Canfor pulp and paper has sought alternative management options for its ash and other mill residuals to reduce costs and improve beneficial reuse of materials to investigate landfill alternatives for its ash, canfor pulp and paper chose sylvis to tap our specialized experience in assessing and developing innovative residuals use options. Investment represents another important step in strengthening the company's research, development and innovation area at the inova klabin event, the company will also showcase klacup bio, its solution for the disposable cups market that doesn't use polyethylene.
The ubc pulp and paper centre, administered through the faculty of applied science, is an inter-disciplinary centre that conducts research for the benefit of the current and future pulp and paper industry. Our canfor taylor division is currently seeking a lab technician for a 12 month contract position the successful candidate will be responsible for physical and optical testing, recording, and tracking of finished pulp product. Develop expertise in the fibre research and refining section manage and report on projects using systems and resources available in both the mills and at the research centre and provide support on all refining and fibre related issues local and abroad. As director of research and innovation with canfor pulp my focus is to search and apply internationally available best practice technology solutions through open innovation and to deliver world.
Canfor pulp innovation ultra-responsive to canfor pulp's customers and mills, canfor pulp innovation (cpi) is staying abreast of technology and developments by working with both industry and academic partners through an open innovation program. Canfor pulp is the largest north american and one of the largest global producers of market nbsk pulp cppi shares are traded on the toronto stock exchange under the symbol cfx canfor pulp. The canfor pulp innovation centre will have an annual operating budget of $2 million and a laboratory of 6,400 square feet its staff of nine technical professionals will perform research on a host of challenges and opportunities important to cplp.
Canfor corporation reported net income attributable to shareholders (shareholder net income) of $662 million, or $051 per share, for the third quarter of 2017, compared to shareholder net income of $813 million, or $061 per share, for the second quarter of 2017 and net income attributable to shareholders of $509 million, or $038 per share, for the third quarter of 2016. Bangkok launch success in the world's largest and fastest grown retail tissue region by helen morris more than 100 exhibiting companies from 18 countries at asian paper / tissue world bangkok 2018 showcase technologies and solutions in pulp, paper, tissue, packaging and related. Canfor pulp products inc is a leading global supplier of pulp and paper products with operations in the central interior of british columbia canfor pulp owns and operates three mills in prince george bc. The new industry-specific solution improves the profitability of pulp and paper operations by delivering more accurate and timely supply chain material inventory data, while improving site operations and safety. In addition to market research, white papers, and feature story development, he creates audience engagement programs using social media, content marketing, live lead-generating events, e.
About canfor corp canfor corporation is an integrated forest products company that produces and supplies spf lumber, oriented strand board, plywood, kraft pulp and kraft paper. Our focus is on fibre product development and sustainable fibre production we specialize in low-consistency pulp refining and pulp screening. Description canfor pulp products inc produces and supplies pulp and paper products in the americas, europe, and asia the company's operations consist of northern bleach softwood kraft pulp mills. With the focus now on the dissolving pulp business, fortress divested of its wall paper business in 2013, fortress optical features in 2014, followed by its security papers business in 2017 fortress specialty cellulose recently completed construction and commissioning of the 5th digester project which was first announced in november 2016.
As part of canfor's executive team, bill leads their r&d initiatives, sustainable enterprise branding, and canfor pulp's global technical service team to support the 14 million tonnes of pulp and paper manufactured in the company's british columbia facilities. Once the research and development projects are closed, targets will be verified this is also one way to further develop our responsiveness to customer expectations re-inventing the way our customer industries use resources and their surroundings and control their emissions is a joint effort for us and our customers. Canfor produces primarily softwood lumber and also owns a 536% interest in canfor pulp products inc, which is one of the largest global producers of market northern bleached softwood kraft pulp. Wood pulp mills primarily manufacture pulp from organic materials without processing it into paper or paperboard the pulp is made by separating the cellulose fibres from impurities in wood or other materials such as used or recycled rags, linters, scrap paper and straw.
Canfor is one of the world's largest and most respected integrated forest products companies for more than 75 years, we have been delivering top-quality lumber, pulp and paper products to our valued customers worldwide. Raiz - forest and paper research institute is a private non-profit organization recognized as an research and technology organization of the portuguese scientific and technological system, which develops research, consulting, specialized services and training on forest, pulp and paper and forest-based bio refineries areas of expertise.
A new technology developed by fibria aims to help reduce water consumption during the irrigation of seedlings after planting the solution was created at the company's unit in aracruz, espírito santo, through a partnership between the technology center and the forest operational development department. Iso coordinator for canfor pulp ltd's trimills in the prince george area helped lead the teams of the 3 mills through the iso 14001:2015 and iso 9001:2015 recertification process. Canfor pulp products inc is a top global producer of premium pulp and paper products that is also one of north america's largest green energy producers — and we reported previously on the project, here and here. About canfor pulp products inc canfor pulp products, inc produces market pulp and fully bleached kraft paper the company operates pulp and paper mills in prince george, british columbia.