Mar 16, 2021
Mar 27, 2020

MLPM is taking strong steps in preventing the spread of COVID-19 to our employees, their families, our customers and our communities.

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May 9, 2019

Murray Latta Progressive Machine is very proud to be OSSE/COR Certified. As of May 03,2019 MLPM has met the stringent requirements of the Occupational Safety Standard of Excellence.


Apr 29, 2019

MLPM sponsored the Honourary Health & Safety in the Workplace Award given to Khayla Almonte-Davila

Presented by: Al Dickens


Apr 29, 2019
NAOSH week is an Annual Health & Safety Joint Venture with Canada, United States and Mexico. The goal is to increase understanding of the importance of occupational safety and health in all workplaces. NAOSH week assists in team building and improved communication between employees and employers, safety committees and safety professionals.
Apr 25, 2019
Dec 6, 2018

Christmas celebrations have begun with a good deed by contributing non-perishable food items for our local Food Bank. Merry Christmas to all. :)

Sep 1, 2018
Cottage Grove, Oregon - Murray Latta Progressive Machine, Inc. of Surrey, BC, Canada, announced today that it has acquired the operations of Kimwood Corporation, a Cottage Grove, Oregon based manufacturer of machinery for the forest products industry; including sanders, planers, re-saws, rotary hogs and cylinders.
Read the full press release here.
Visit the Kimwood Machinery Inc. website.
Aug 31, 2018

We are excited to announce that Erwin Bartz, P.Eng will be joining the MLPM staff on Tuesday, September 04,2018 as our new Director of Manufacturing. 

Read full news here

Aug 30, 2018

Murray Latta Progressive Machine has been registered by Intertek to ISO 9001:2015 International Quality Standard.


Jun 18, 2018

We are now approved to the Canadian Wood Packaging Certification (Heat Treated Packaging) program.

Jun 15, 2018

Shop Crew & Staff having a 100th Year celebration BBQ.

Jun 15, 2018

A business doesn’t prosper for 100 years by following the norm, and in a sector dominated by templates and mass production, Murray Latta Progressive Machine Inc. of Surrey prides itself on serving a huge range of industries as a custom machinery manufacturer and steel fabrication shop, as well as field millwright services with project management. Read full article here

Jun 14, 2016

Murray Latta Progressive Machine is proud to announce the re-launch of the Board Breaker back into MDF and OSB Mills. Flexible and extreme duty in design the Board Breakers rigid mainframe can process reject flat sheet materials.  Murray Latta Progressive Machine is world renown for extreme duty equipment with a focus on low maintenance costs and dedication to safety.  For more information please see below links



Murray Latta case study for the Turbine Installation for the Seymour-Capilano Twin Tunnels Project
Aug 31, 2015
Murray Latta has a new project case study up on the website, for the Seymour-Capilano Twin Tunnels Turbine Installation. Photos of the entire machinery moving, installation, alignment and pipefitting process are included.
May 29, 2015

Murray Latta has been featured in the May 29, 2015 issue of the Surrey North Delta Leader community newspaper, with recognition from the Surrey Hospital and Outpatient Centre Foundation, for making an impactful pledge to the Critical CareTower at Surrey Memorial Hospital. As a company that employs over 100 skilled workers in Surrey, we at Murray Latta believe it’s important to give back to the community that we are proud to work in, with a commitment to enhance the economy, culture and quality of living in the community of Surrey.

Murray Latta Progressive Machine unveils the new PIII Grinder in the February 2015 issue of Logging & Sawmilling Journal
Mar 1, 2015
Murray Latta featured the new PIII Grinder (coming Spring 2015) in the February 2015 issue of Logging & Sawmilling Journal, in the special COFI Convention preview feature article. The PIII Grinder has undergone a complete structrual re-design with improved technological capacity to create the most advanced planer knife grinder in the market.
Murray Latta will be in booth 25 at the 2015 COFI Convention in Prince George, BC.
Murray Latta Progressive Machine Acquires Brunette Industries
May 15, 2013
Murray Latta Progressive Machine (MLPM) is excited to announce that we have acquired the manufacturing assets and business of Brunette Industries. The synergies of the two companies now working together are very significant, and definitely beneficial to both companies to work and grow together, as well as continue to serve our customers.
Read the full press release statement
Visit the Brunette Machinery Company website.