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Industrial fire causes significant damage to San Group building


April 30, 2020
By PJ Boyd

On Wednesday, April 29, an industrial fire was reported at a San Group remanufacturing plant in Port Alberni, BC. The fire was first spotted by a passerby and it is not known if anyone was on site at the time of the fire, reports the Campbell River Mirror.

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San Group owner Kamal Sanghera said the fire is just a minor setback for their remanufacturing facility and that they lost a couple of machines. The building that burned down had housed a finger jointer.

“It’s one step backward,” said Sanghera. “But we’ll turn it into a positive.”

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