2022 SMBE Finalist Spotlight: West Fraser

By Doug Wise posted 05-04-2022 12:30 PM


Primary Products:
Lumber, Engineered Wood

West Fraser
is a diversified wood products company with more than 60 facilities in Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, and Europe. From responsibly sourced and sustainably managed forest resources, the company produces lumber, engineered wood (OSB, LVL, MDF, plywood, particleboard), and other products including pulp, newsprint, wood chips, and renewable energy. West Fraser’s products are used in home construction, repair and remodeling, industrial applications, papers,
tissue and box materials.

The West Fraser location being recognized as a finalist in the 2022 Sterling Manufacturers Business Excellence (SMBE) Awards is in McDavid, located in Escambia County, FL (in the panhandle). 

Being an SMBE finalist means the company met stringent judging standards in several categories of criteria, including leadership, strategy, customers, measurement, analysis, knowledge management, workforce, and operations. SMBE award winners will be announced during the 30th Annual Governor’s Sterling Awards Banquet on June 3 at the Gaylord Palms resort in Orlando.

Congratulations to West Fraser! For more information about West Fraser, please visit https://www.westfraser.com/.