Norbord

Norbord is a manufacturer and distributor of wood-based panels and OSB roofing boards for the construction industry. Read more

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Norbord

Norbord is a manufacturer and distributor of wood-based panels and OSB roofing boards for the construction industry. Read more

Peter C. Wijnbergen's photo - President & CEO of Norbord

President & CEO

Peter C. Wijnbergen

CEO Approval Rating

94/100

Founded:

1987

Status:

PublicAcquired by West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.TMX Group - Toronto Stock ExchangeOSB

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WFP is seen as one of Norbord's top competitors. WFP's headquarters is in Vancouver, British Columbia, and was founded in 1954. Like Norbord, WFP also works within the Wood Products industry. WFP generates 37% of Norbord's revenue.

Weyerhaeuser is one of Norbord's top rivals. Weyerhaeuser was founded in 1900, and its headquarters is in Seattle, Washington. Like Norbord, Weyerhaeuser also works within the Wood Products field. Weyerhaeuser has 6,972 more employees than Norbord.

Canfor is Norbord's #3 rival. Canfor is a Public company that was founded in 1938 in Vancouver, British Columbia. Like Norbord, Canfor also competes in the Wood Products sector. Compared to Norbord, Canfor has 4,711 more employees.

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Norbord Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$2B

Norbord's revenue is the ranked 7th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 2.6B. Over the last two quarters, Norbord's revenue has grown by 72.2%. Specifically, in Q3 2020's revenue was $725M; in Q2 2020, it was $421M.

Norbord Acquisitions

No recent acquisitions found related to Norbord

Norbord Funding History

Since Norbord was founded in 1987, it has participated in 4 rounds of funding. In total Norbord has raised $917.8M. Norbord's last funding round was on Apr 2015 for a total of $315.0M

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Apr 2015
$315M
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Debt
Nov 2013
$240M
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Unattributed
Apr 2013
$122.8M
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Unattributed
Jun 2012
$240M
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Since Norbord was founded in 1987, it has participated in 4 rounds of funding. In total Norbord has raised $917.8M. Norbord's last funding round was on Apr 2015 for a total of $315.0M

Norbord Investments

No recent investments found related to Norbord

Norbord News

February 2, 2021PE Hub Network

West Fraser Timber completes C$4bn Norbord buyout

Vancouver-based West Fraser Timber has completed its acquisition of Toronto-based Norbord, creating a... See more »
January 23, 2021MarketScreener

Norbord Obtains Final Court Approval of the Plan of Arrangement and West Fraser Obtains Conditional NYSE Listing Approval

(marketscreener.com) VANCOUVER, BC and TORONTO, ON, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - West Fraser Timber C... See more »
January 20, 2021Timmins Today

Shareholders give OK to West Fraser deal to buy Norbord, consolidating wood sector

TORONTO - Shareholders of West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. and Norbord Inc. have approved a $4-billion all... See more »
January 20, 2021Markets Insider

West Fraser and Norbord Announce Shareholder Approval of West Fraser's Acquisition of Norbord and Joint Earnings Call on 2020 West Fraser and Norbord Standalone Results

VANCOUVER, BC and TORONTO, ON, Jan. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. ('West Fraser... See more »
December 21, 2020MarketScreener

West Fraser and Norbord Announce Mailing of Circulars for Special Meetings of Shareholders

(marketscreener.com) Circulars for shareholder meetings are expected to be mailed by December 24, 202... See more »
December 15, 2020Canadian Manufacturing

Norbord to resume production at Chambord, QC

The restart of the Chambord mill will enable Norbord to optimize production at its two Quebec mills a... See more »
December 2, 2020Builders Merchants News

Norbord gets carbon negative status

Norbord now holds a net carbon negative status across all its products and operations, locking up mor... See more »

Norbord Blogs

December 10, 2020Norbord Blog

Pandemic Creates Unprecedented Demand for New Homes

The pandemic and subsequent lockdown has seen many people confined to their homes for months. This ha... See more »
November 30, 2020Norbord Blog

Construction Set to Continue to Rise through Winter

Sustained growth through the summer and fall have left most construction professionals feeling positi... See more »
November 19, 2020Norbord Blog

Technology Helps Overcome COVID-19 Pandemic Hurdles

The recent PropTech, summit on technology in home building shows how companies are utilizing technolo... See more »
November 6, 2020Norbord Blog

New Safety Measures Reduce New York City Jobsite Injuries by 20%

In 2017, the New York City Department of Buildings (DOB) implemented legislation in Local Law 196 des... See more »
November 5, 2020Norbord Blog

How to Keep Skilled Jobsite Workers

Labor shortage woes are real, and most construction managers are scrambling to find and keep workers.... See more »
October 29, 2020Norbord Blog

How to Recruit More Gen Z Youth to Careers in Construction

Gen Z are defined as those under 25 and are currently entering the workforce and choosing their caree... See more »
October 21, 2020Norbord Blog

More Women Entering Construction Workforce

According to a new study, construction jobs were one of the fastest growing sectors for women between... See more »

Norbord Press Releases

November 25, 2020PR Newswire

Freedonia Analyst Weighs In On West Fraser's Acquisition of Norbord

CLEVELAND, Nov. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- West Fraser Timber Company, a leading supplier of lumber and... See more »
November 23, 2020GlobalNewswire

Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Investigates Sale of OSB and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm

NEW YORK, Nov. 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C., a nationally recognized stoc... See more »
November 19, 2020Cision Canada

IIROC Trading Halt - OSB

/CNW/ - The following issues have been halted by IIROC: Company: Norbord Inc. TSX Symbol: OSB All Iss... See more »
July 6, 2020PR Newswire

Norbord Provides Update On Q2 Capacity Utilization

TORONTO, July 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Norbord Inc. (TSX: OSB) (NYSE: OSB) today announced an update re... See more »
May 20, 2020StreetInsider

Norbord Announces Renewal of Committed Revolving Bank Lines

Note: Financial references in US dollars unless otherwise indicated. TORONTO, May 20, 2020 /PRNewswir... See more »
April 23, 2020centralcharts

Norbord Announces Changes to Annual General Meeting Format

Norbord Announces Changes to Annual General Meeting Format PR Newswire TORONTO, April 23, 2020 TORONT... See more »

Norbord Videos

June 13, 2019Norbord Vimeo Channel

"IBS 2019 - Walls-v7-(Not For Web Release)" on VIMEO

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May 14, 2019Norbord Vimeo Channel

"Norbord LaSarre HR Video" on VIMEO

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February 28, 2019Norbord Vimeo Channel

"DURASTRAND pointSIX Premium Sub-Floor" on VIMEO

DURASTRAND pointSIX Premium Sub-Floor - Video from - IBS 2019 - Floors-v7-DURASTRANDCast: Norbord Inc... See more »
July 5, 2018Norbord Vimeo Channel

"Houston Recovery HBI-Norbord -Spanish Univision" on VIMEO

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June 29, 2018Norbord Vimeo Channel

"Windstorm-Florida-Take2-v2.0" on VIMEO

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Norbord Headquarters

One Toronto Street Suite 600

Toronto, OntarioM5C 2W4

416-365-0705

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Overview

Norbord is a manufacturer and distributor of wood-based panels and OSB roofing boards for the construction industry. Norbord was founded in 1987. Norbord's headquarters is located in Toronto, Ontario, CA M5C 2W4. It has raised 917.8M in 4 rounds. The ...

CEO

Norbord's President & CEO, Peter C. Wijnbergen, currently has an approval rating of 94%. Norbord's primary competitors are WFP, Weyerhaeuser & Canfor.

Website

norbord.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Norbord

  1. When was Norbord founded?

    Norbord was founded in 1987
  2. Who is Norbord's CEO?

    Norbord's CEO is Peter C. Wijnbergen
  3. How much revenue does Norbord generate?

    Norbord generates $2B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Norbord have?

    Norbord has historically raised $917.8M in funding
  1. Where is Norbord's headquarters?

    Norbord's headquarters is in Toronto Ontario, CA
  2. How many employees does Norbord have?

    Norbord has 2,400 employees
  3. What sector does Norbord operate in?

    Norbord is in Wood Products, Forest Products
  4. Who are Norbord's competitors?

    Norbord's top competitors are WFP, Weyerhaeuser, Canfor