Experience our long-standing history in wood.

Groupe Savoie always remains one step ahead—all while respecting its roots. Learn more about how we have evolved over the years into a major player in the hardwood industry.


Acquisition of Restigouche Hardwood Ltd. and Cèdre Restigouche Ltd. by Hector Savoie and his son, Jean-Claude.


Major fire at the Restigouche Hardwood Ltd. sawmill that became a total loss.

Changes to the Cèdre Restigouche Ltd. sawmill to saw hardwood.


The first steps in value added processes starting pallet assembly.

1988Maximizing resources

Construction and incorporation of the Savoie & Fils Inc. sawmill to salvage pallet shaving remains into pulp.

1992Modernization of processes

Construction of a new factory, using state-of-the-art technologies, to manufacture pallets.


Merger of Cèdre Restigouche Ltd. and Savoie & Fils Inc. to form Groupe Savoie Inc.

Setup of kilning areas and the construction of a hardwood component factory to increase the value of graded hardwood.

First European customers.

Acquisition of Pallets Plus Ltd. in Moncton.


Construction of a sawmill in Westville, Nova Scotia.


Construction of a new factory in Kedgwick for molded components.

2010Salvaging sub-products

Pellets plant construction and launch of the CANAWICK ecological fuel line.


Incorporation of Précitech Hardwood International, a division that specializes in tonewood and supply customers all over the world.