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New Plant Designs and Energy Concerns

Energy consultant Ralph Russell explains how installing equipment and setting it up right can improve your bottom line for years to come.   When it comes...

North Carolina Hardwood Producer Plans For Fourth Generation of Church Family

WILKESBORO, North Carolina – Church & Church Lumber Company is paving the way for a fourth generation of the Church family to take its...

Oregon Mill Benefits from File Room Technology

Tillamook Mill: Oregon Mill Benefits from Jacobsen Mfg. Filing Room Technology ILLAMOOK, Oregon — In the past few decades, the emphasis in modern sawmills was...

Michigan Mill Upgrades, Optimizes Edger

Devereaux Sawmill Continues Improvements with Valley Machine Edger, USNR Optimization PEWAMO, Michigan — Optimizing an operating saw mill is a lot like refurbishing an inhabited...

‘Form Following’ Curve Sawing Out-Performs

Sawing Curved Cants from the Primary Breakdown Unit Contrary to popular belief, the amount of curvature processed in a cant is limited by the mechanical...

Improvements Keep Pennyrile Sawmill On the Cutting Edge: Upgrades to Cleereman Headrig Include Scanning...

The company has made important upgrades to its head rig -- which runs a circular saw-and related improvements in recent years. Several key suppliers...

Edwards Wood Products Celebrates 50 Years

LAURINBURG, North Carolina — Edwards Wood Products (EWP) never does anything halfway. The sawmill and pallet manufacturer celebrated its 50th anniversary last year by developing...

Collins Companies Upgrades Oregon Sawmill

Firm committed to conservation revamps mill with high tech optimization equipment. LAKEVIEW, Oregon — The Collins Companies, a group of inter-related forest industry businesses that...

Sawlines: Options Abound for Lumber Drying

Alan Froome continues his discussion of sawmill ideas and methods and how they evolved, along with a review of some recent developments in sawmill...

Sawmill Process Begins with Bucking, Debarking

Alan Froome covers technological issues of bucking and debarking in a sawmill operation. Debarking and Bucking After trees are logged and delivered to the sawmill, the...
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