Success Stories

Sawmilling Specialty Timbers in Tasmania

Tasmanian Native Timbers, a boutique family-owned sawmill and timber supply business in Australia, specializes in timbers native to Tasmania. The business has a passion to minimize waste for sustainability and maximize the return from every log sawn.

 

From Log to Modulog in Wales

In order to manage their woodland profitably, a Welsh father and son timber framing team has developed modular cabins built with timber from their own trees, demonstrating how thoughtful woodland management encourages innovative ways of preserving forests.

 

From Movie Sets To Heavy Timbers, Brooks Sawmill Aims To Supply Them All

The Leonardo DiCaprio movie, ‘The Revenant’ was filmed in southern Alberta, Canada. Its set designers purchased a lot of wood products manufactured by Brooks Sawmill, and this is one of several Western movies that the sawmill has supplied in addition to its highly eclectic client list.

 

Model T Ford Club Creates Vintage Ash Wood Garage

Dan Conder volunteered his time and sawmill to help build a vintage-inspired garage education center for the Model T Ford Club of America in Indiana. 

 

South Carolina Craftsman Builds Timber Frame Display

Ralph Aartun of Table Rock Timber Frames in South Carolina built a timber frame display to capture the elegant, natural beauty of the structures he creates with lumber from his Wood-Mizer sawmill.

 

Tree Service Adds Firewood and Lumber to Increase Profitability

With the addition of a Wood-Mizer log splitter and portable sawmill, Matt King has increased profitability for his tree service business in South Dakota by selling firewood and lumber products.

 

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.

 

Sawmill Provides Environmental and Economic Benefits for Community Forest in British Columbia

Harrop-Procter Community Co-op in southeastern British Columbia, Canada is sustainably managing the community forest while also benefiting the local economy and community.

 

Urban Sawmilling Series Episode IV - Hunski Hardwoods

James and Nick Hunsaker run Hunski Hardwoods, an urban sawmill near Sacramento, California. Established in 2010, Hunski Hardwoods specializes in salvaging diseased and dying urban trees and milling them into high-quality slabs, lumber, gunstock blanks, billets, and turning wood.

 

Reclaiming Old Growth Timber in Saskatchewan

Lincoln Dobson of Last Mountain Timber Wrighting in Saskatchewan turns reclaimed wood from demolished buildings into new timber frame structures with a Wood-Mizer portable sawmill.

 

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