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Congratulations! 100 JDI Tree Planters Set New World Record for Tree Planting

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

100 tree planters, 60 minutes, over 53,000 seedlings planted.  It takes a great team to break a world record and that is what the J.D. Irving, Limited (JDI) crew did near Sussex on May 20th, 2015.  The previous Guinness World Record of trees planted in one hour was set in 2012 in India where 40,000 trees were planted.

 

JDI Proudly Donates $100,850 to Big Brothers Big Sisters Saint John

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

On top of J.D. Irving, Limited’s (JDI) volunteer commitment to the Partners Assisting Local Schools (PALS) program, this year we topped our personal best and raised $100,850.62 during the annual Bowl for Kids Sake fundraiser, with all funds donated to Big Brothers Big Sisters Saint John. This year’s total was the highest total to date!

 

Welcome Summer Co-op Students!

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

JDI is pleased to welcome 76 co-op students to the summer term of work experience across all of our divisions in our operations.

 

Grand Opening for Atlantic Truck & Trailer Parts in Woodstock, NB

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Woodstock, NB: Atlantic Truck & Trailer Parts is pleased to announce the grand opening of its new operations in Woodstock, N.B. today. The new business, located at 205 Tamarack Street, Beardsley Road, Woodstock, N.B. is a full service supplier of parts to heavy-duty truck and trailer customers.

 

It is a Great Time to be a Young Engineer

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Here at J.D. Irving, Limited (JDI) we are making big investments with our new Pulp Mill Modernization. This project is one of the many ways JDI is providing jobs for local contractors and great experiences   for new and long serving engineers on our team.

 

Moving Forward Doesn’t Mean Moving Away

Wednesday, May 06, 2015

Moving forward doesn’t mean moving away.  At J.D. Irving, Limited we are committed to growing great careers and leadership opportunities.

 

Irving Pulp and Paper Awards Five Contracts in April as part of Pulp Mill Modernization in Saint John as Company Delivers on Forest Sector Investments Across New Brunswick

Friday, May 01, 2015

SAINT JOHN, N.B.: Irving Pulp & Paper is pleased to announce five new contracts for Saint John businesses, totaling over $640,000.  The contracts are part of the 24-month Phase 2 modernization of the west side pulp mill at Reversing Falls.  The pulp mill investment is the largest in Canada since 1993 and is focused on installing a new digester to replace the existing 14 digesters, as well as new wood chip handling and screening.  The estimated 609,000 person hours for this project is equivalent to 300 direct construction jobs and 150 indirect construction jobs.  Upon completion in Q1 2016, the mill will achieve reduced air and noise emissions as well as improved operating efficiencies. Engineering for Phase 3 – a $250 million investment – is currently underway.