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A look inside Shaw Resources Belledune pellet operation


October 2, 2019
By Maria Church
Maria Church

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From left, Shaw Resources Belledune operations manager Robert Boyd and safety co-ordinator Keith Culligan welcome a tour group from the Wood Pellet Association of Canada conference last week.

Canadian Biomass was part of the Wood Pellet Association of Canada post-conference tour last week that brought visitors to Shaw Resources 100,000 tonne per-year industrial pellet plant in Belledune, N.B.

The plant mixes softwood, hardwood and bark to produce industrial pellets for U.K. utility Drax. A new PDI dryer was installed last October to increase the plant’s drying capacity, according to operations manager Robert Boyd.

Watch for a full story on the WPAC tour on our website shortly!