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Tolko’s Lakeview sawmill to re-open in February


January 29, 2019
By Ellen Cools
Ellen Cools

After a fire destroyed parts of Tolko’s Lakeview Division sawmill in November 2017, the company says employees will soon return to work.

Tolko’s communications advisor Janice Lockyer told The Williams Lake Tribune that the rebuild is on schedule and the company plans to re-open the mill in February.

“As we move closer to our start-up date and move forward into the commissioning portion of our start-up plan, many of our Lakeview employees have been scheduled for recall,” Lockyer told The Williams Lake Tribune. “We’ve strategically scheduled all of our machine centres for commissioning based on area-related impacts.”

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