Success Stories

Revitalizing Urban Trees in London for a Second Life

English woodworker, Mark Gould, salvages an urban tree in London with help from a Wood-Mizer portable sawmill. Read More

 

Great Oaks from Little Acorns Grow for English Carpenter

Engineer-turned-carpenter, Paul Grainger, has spent 20 years building a thriving business with a Wood-Mizer LT40 sawmill at the heart of the operation. Read More

 

Woodworker Builds Santa Claus Sleigh

Woodworker Gregg Turk created a stunning sleigh for Santa Claus with wood from a single poplar tree milled on his Wood-Mizer portable sawmill. Read More

 

Fourth Generation Farm Sawmilling in the Pacific Northwest USA

J.T. Wilcox and his daughter Katie are harvesting timber from the family farm to craft beautiful and unique slab furniture in the Pacific Northwest of the United States. Read More

 

Diversification Brings Profitability for English Farmer

Henry Brown diversified his hill farm in Northern England by cutting and selling timber locally with a Wood-Mizer portable sawmill. Read More

 

WM1000 Industrial Sawmill Installations Around the World

With 2016 being a record year for WM1000 industrial sawmill installations, sawmillers around the world report on how they are using the massive sawmill to cut their biggest logs, increase yield, and improve cutting accuracy. Read More

 

The Building of Noah's Ark

One of Wood-Mizer’s smallest sawmills was used to cut 50% of the timber for the world’s largest freestanding timber frame structure – a Biblically-sized reconstruction of Noah’s Ark. Read More

 

Timber Frame Business Spotlight - The Beamery

Timber framer David Watters knows how to accentuate big, heavy, dramatic designs by building beautiful timber frame structures with material milled on his own personal sawmill. Read More

 

Resurrecting the Past, One Tree at a Time

Sawyer and artisan Bob Hughes rescues historically significant wood for a living, but his once in a lifetime project with the world's fifth oldest tree is something he will never forget. Read More

 

Caribbean Family Grows Woodworking Business with Portable Sawmill

On a small Caribbean island, a family-owned sawmilling shop is providing handcrafted wood furniture, woodworking repairs, and lumber sales to customers as far away as the United States. Read More

 

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