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New grads and co-ops drive talent development in B.C.’s tech sector

Premier Christy Clark announced a significant increase in the number of tech-related grads throughout the province to drive tech talent development and support continued growth in British Columbia’s thriving technology sector.

Former PPC Director awarded NSERC Synergy Award for Innovation

Guy Dumont and Lionsgate Technologies partnered to develop the Kenek O2, a small, easy-to-use diagnostic tool that connects to the audio port on your mobile.

Intro to P&P Tech Course – Registration Open

Intro to P&P Tech Course – Registration Open

Limited registration for annual Introduction to Pulp and Paper Technology course is now open. Course runs April 26-28, 2017

Sustainable Science Seminar Series

Sustainable Science Seminar Series

Seminar with Prof. Xiaotao Bi “Green engineering and life cycle thinking”

Attracting the Next Generation

An article from Pulp and Paper Canada on “The importance of connecting with future pulp and paper workers”.

CHBE Research Day 2017

January 26-27, 2017 marks the annual CHBE Research Day, a graduate student-driven initiative to strengthen relations with industry at the graduate level and to facilitate collaborations.

We can see the future for the trees

We can see the future for the trees

Despite its reputation, forestry is not only sustainable, it’s flexible… and it’s set to bring us countless innovations in the coming decades.

PPC Researcher Kui Pan (centre), PPC Faculty Associate Sheldon Green (right) and Mechanical engineering researcher Srikanth Phani (left)

UBC Researchers plumb the secret of tissue paper

Canada’s tissue manufacturers are now much closer to producing the perfect paper, thanks to new UBC research.

Professor James Olson with post-doctoral research fellow Hayder Salem in the Pulp and Paper Centre lab.

Advancing Applied Science Research

The FBP Institute is maximizing BC’s natural resource advantage to lead the bio-revolution: extracting high-value products from bio-mass to create alternative and sustainable materials, energy and chemicals.

Job Opportunity

Job Opportunity

Catalyst Paper’s Crofton mill is recruiting.