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Wood-Mizer Announces TITAN Wideband Sawmill Equipment

Friday, May 5, 2017

Wood-Mizer Announces TITAN Wideband Sawmill Equipment

As the leading supplier of thin-kerf, narrowband portable and industrial sawmills, Wood-Mizer has significantly broadened its reach into the industrial sawmilling market. With the introduction of Wood-Mizer TITAN, the company now offers a full line of wideband sawmill equipment that is designed to improve timber production rates and elevate a sawmill’s operational efficiency. This new product line is a result of a purchase agreement with Multisaw, a well-established manufacturer of wideband sawmill equipment since 1990. 

The Wood-Mizer TITAN Line
The Wood-Mizer TITAN line includes wideband primary and secondary breakdown sawmills and resaws as well as circular saw edgers, multirips, optimizing edgers, manual board edgers, and material handling equipment. The move will add further momentum to Wood-Mizer’s ability to offer innovative high capacity equipment and broaden the corporation’s global reach.

“Our well-known narrowband industrial range has helped wood producers worldwide cut costs and raise yields,” says Richard Vivers, President and CEO of Wood-Mizer. “But that is just one piece of a very big market. With Wood-Mizer TITAN, we will serve the high-throughput needs of industrial operations with our established network of locations and commitment to customer support throughout the world.”

TITAN wideband sawmill equipment has proven its advantages in the most demanding markets in the world. Patula Product Sawmill in South Africa utilize the TITAN system to achieve high-throughput of structural timber. Patula’s operation consists of a TITAN twin vertical bandsaw, TITAN double arbor circular multirip, TITAN twin head resaw, and two TITAN manual board edging systems. “We wanted high production wideband sawmilling technology that we could rely on to cut the quality that we want and with enough additional capacity available to grow production into the future,” said Phillip Anderson of Patula Product Sawmill. “This is exactly what we’ve now achieved.”

The Wood-Mizer Product Line
TITAN wideband machines will greatly expand Wood-Mizer’s range, which will now consist of two distinct product lines, each geared towards the specific volume and budget requirements of the end-user.

  -  Wood-Mizer’s portable and industrial sawmill line continues to provide narrowband sawmilling equipment for entry level to professional and industrial operations.
  -  Wood-Mizer’s TITAN products are strongly-built wideband sawmilling equipment for high-throughput industrial sawmilling applications.

Each TITAN product is designed to operate as standalone equipment for existing sawmilling lines or to form an entire sawmilling line that can be customized to the requirements of the end-user. The TITAN line provides for primary and secondary log breakdown across a range of log diameters varying from 100-450 mm (4” to 17.5”). In addition, Wood-Mizer will be offering wideband blades soon for use on TITAN machines with blade widths up to 150 mm (6”).

Adam Kubiak from the Wood-Mizer Europe Headquarters is responsible for all TITAN inquiries and can be contacted for layouts, pricing and general questions. akubiak@woodmizer.pl 

About Wood-Mizer
Wood-Mizer offers an extensive line of narrowband portable and industrial sawmills, wideband sawmilling equipment, resaws, edgers, bandsaw blades and more for timber processing businesses worldwide. For nearly 35 years, Wood-Mizer has provided top quality wood processing equipment and exceptional customer service for people who need to saw their own timber – while reducing costs and waste. For more information, visit www.woodmizer-europe.com.

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