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Groupe Lebel

One of the leaders among forest producers in Eastern Canada, since 65 years.

Groupe Lebel

Groupe Lebel’s mission is to optimize the transformation of wood into sustainable products while contributing to the development of our community.

Precise quality control, from the tree to the finished product. Indeed, we control all stages of our production.

A constantly expanding range of products:

  • lumber
  • treated lumber
  • accessories
  • I-joists
  • interior linings
  • fences and more.

Customer service and terms of sale that take your concerns to heart.

Our values

Commited

Commited

Contributing to the Group's success with passion, efficiency and pleasure!

Resilient and flexible

Resilient and flexible

Acting quickly, thoughtfully and constructively when we need to adjust to different situations.

Integrity

Integrity

Acting with honesty and transparency with all partners in compliance with Group policies and procedures.

Coherent

Coherent

Acting in a human and consistent manner while respecting our objectives and commitments

Respectful

Respectful

Acting in harmony with our employees, customers, suppliers and partners as if we were all part of the same family.

Our story

First sawmill in Squatec

1956

First sawmill in Squatec

Purchase of the first sawmill in Squatec, Témiscouata by company founder Deniso Lebel.

Sawmill in Saint-Joseph de Kamouraska

1975

Sawmill in Saint-Joseph de Kamouraska

Purchase of the St-Joseph-de-Kamouraska sawmill from the Ouellet et frères company.

Fence in Témiscouata-sur-le-Lac

1980

Fence in Témiscouata-sur-le-Lac

Purchase of the fence manufacturing factory in Témiscouata-sur-le-Lac (Notre-Dame-du-Lac) from the Clôtures Bérion company. The company would become Clôtures Témis. The assets were sold in 2003.

Plant 200 in Témiscouata-sur-le-Lac

1983

Plant 200 in Témiscouata-sur-le-Lac

Purchase of “Usine 200”, a factory in Témiscouata-sur-le-Lac (Notre-Dame-du-Lac). At the time, the factory manufactured plywood, and changed its line of work several times to become a factory of value-added products.

Bois Traitel plant in St-Joseph-de-Kamouraska

1984

Bois Traitel plant in St-Joseph-de-Kamouraska

Product diversification: construction of the Bois Traitel plant (pressure-treated wood) in St-Joseph-de-Kamouraska.

Cap-Chat

1991

Cap-Chat

Construction of the Cap-Chat sawmill in Gaspésie. The plant was sold in 2019.

Kedgwick, N.B.

1991

Kedgwick, N.B.

Acquisition of a sawmill in Kedgwick, N.B. The mill was sold in 2003.

Scotsburn, N.S.

1997

Scotsburn, N.S.

Acquisition of a sawmill in Scotsburn, N.S. The mill was sold in 2003.

Wood torrefaction in Cacouna

2002

Wood torrefaction in Cacouna

Purchase of a factory and installation of a thermal oven (wood torrefaction) in Cacouna. The factory has transformed over time.

Frédéric takes the reins of Groupe Lebel Inc.

2004

Frédéric takes the reins of Groupe Lebel Inc.

Frédéric takes the reins of Groupe Lebel Inc., and manages the plants of Squatec, St-Joseph-de-Kamouraska, Notre-Dame-du-Lac, Cap-Chat, Cacouna and Kemptville (Ont.). Groupe Lebel then had 300 employees.

Dégelis

2006

Dégelis

Purchase of the Dégelis sawmill from Bowater Inc.

Price

2008

Price

Purchase of the Price sawmill from Abitibi-Bowater Inc.

Vallée des Lacs, Biencourt and Lac-des-Aigles

2011

Vallée des Lacs, Biencourt and Lac-des-Aigles

Acquisition of the Vallée des Lacs (Squatec), Biencourt and Lac-des-Aigles sawmills from the Richard Pelletier et fils company.

The company expands with Bois Daaquam and Lebel Cambium

2014

The company expands with Bois Daaquam and Lebel Cambium

The company expands with Bois Daaquam (a sawmill in St-Just-de-Bretenières) and Lebel Cambium (treated wood and specialties from Dégelis, Bolton and Caledon).

Saint-Hilarion

2017

Saint-Hilarion

Purchase of the St-Hilarion sawmill belonging to Resolute.

Daaquam lumber: purchase of the sawmills in St-Pamphile and Masardis

2018

Daaquam lumber: purchase of the sawmills in St-Pamphile and Masardis

The company expands with Daaquam lumber: Purchase of the sawmills in St-Pamphile and Masardis (Maine) belonging to Maibec.

IB EWP

2019

IB EWP

Product diversification with the manufacturing of joists: purchase of International Beams, Pohénégamook.

Nouvelle, Gaspésie

2021

Nouvelle, Gaspésie

Purchase of the sawmill in Nouvelle, Gaspésie, owned by Temrex.