Canfor - Engineered Lumber

By: Canadian Forest Product  09-12-2011
Keywords: Production Facilities, Building Components, Product Availability

Canfor is North America’s largest MSR lumber producer, with the ability and scale to deliver on your needs. With a dedicated MSR sales team and 7 MSR production facilities Canfor is able to meet your needs for consistent quality MSR, and match your product availability needs even in the toughest of markets. Canfor is committed to developing relationships with Truss and Component Manufacturers who have the scale and desire to drive the building components industry forward.

“Our customers are key players in the truss & I-Joist manufacturing and building industry, real leaders. It’s a changing environment out there at the moment, builders are getting bigger and bigger and with that comes the increasing demand for reliability, consistency and scale from their suppliers, that’s where we come in.”

The Canfor MSR sales team are able to develop tailored sales programs for committed customers to meet the product, service, inventory and logistical needs of the structural building components industry:

  • Reliable product quality
  • Reliable delivery options either rail or truck
  • Reliable supply (profile, tally and grade)

Canfor manufactures 1650, 2100, 2400, 1950 MSR (2x4–2x8, 6’-20’). Committed customers have access to ideal rail car tallies and blocked or pre assigned inventories. Reliable supply of the products you need, when you need them comes with a commitment to Canfor.

All customers of Canfor can benefit from their reload distribution sites across North America as well as their proprietary “advantage access” system, a web based system that allows customers to view the status of their orders on line, check rail car locations, view sales lists and other key features. This system is designed to help assist the sales team in answering customer enquiries and requests.

Canfor’s manufacturing facilities utilizes Laser grading stations to assist the manual graders to ensure laser accuracy on details such as wane, and straightness. Canfor’s expertise in kiln-drying and SPF lumber manufacturing ensures that all our production is carefully dried to ensure stability and moisture content accuracy. All Canfor MSR is made from kiln-dried SPF lumber, the preferred species choice amongst framers and builders due to it’s strength to weight ratio, inherent straightness, stability and low cost.

To find out how you can become a committed customer, and how Canfor can assist your business with a reliable supply of consistent quality SPF MSR please contact our sales staff at 604-261-5111.

Keywords: Building Components, Building Components Industry, Product Availability, Production Facilities, Structural Building, Structural Building Components,

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