Sodruzhestvo Novgorod Branch has been lumbering timber in Novgorodskaya oblast since 1988 and has been supplying timber to its own woodworking factory and building purposes.
After the contemporary saw-mill had been launched on March 24,2004 in the village Nebolchi, Lyubitinskiy district of Novgorodskaya oblast the complex started producing
- woodwork sawn timber (large percentage of radial sawing);
- building sawn timber
- constructing sawn timber (sorting according to international standards BS 4978 and EN 338 ).
The project of the saw-mill was elaborated by the Italian company BFB that used the experience of the specialists of Sodruzhestvo who have been working in the sawn timber industry since 1988.
Two lines of the saw-mill can convert 130 thousand m3 of the softwood saw log a year without using manual labor.
The capacity of the first current line of the factory is 25 thousand m3 of sawn timber a year.The launch of the second line of the factory is planned for February 2005. It will let increasing the amount of producing up to 50 thousand m3 a year.
The investments into the first line of the saw-mill have been more than $4 mln.
The investments are $2 mln.
The area of 8 hectares is equipped for storing saw log ( 60 thousand m3 simultaneously) processed by disbarking machine "Valo Kone" (Finland). This decreases the chances of the wood to get affected by blueing.
Three railroads and a highway accept and deliver the necessary amount of the production. The cargo is carried at the constructing and producing ground with the contemporary transporting equipment- the gantries produced by "KONE" (Finland) and excavator-loaders "ISBAMFORD ISB HT" (Great Britain), etc.
There installed drying chambers "BIGonDRY" (Italy)of 400 thousand m3 of total volume to provide sawn timber drying up the predetermined final humidity in automatic regime.
There is an administrative building at the territory of the factory where the personnel enjoys contemporary work conditions. There is also a comfortable hotel for clients, guests and specialists.
soon there will be built a comfortable hotel for clients, guests and specialists.
THE RAW MATERIAL BASE OF THE COMPANY
- the company's own lumbering in Novgorodskaya oblast. The amount of lumbering of Sodruzhestvo Novgorod branch is up to 170 thousand m3 a year.
- purchase of wood in the North-West region
- pine and larch can be purchased from Siberia if ordered by client
The contemporary tractors produced by the company "Forvard Valmet" let lumbering wood by the progressive environmentally-friendly methods.
The unique technological decisions, contemporary equipment and qualified specialists let our production meet the requirements of the European standards of softwood sawn timber (international standard EN 338 for constructing sawn timber).
The factory has its own service of production control. The production accordance to the European standards is checked with the methods of the British standard BS 4978 . Sodruzhestvo Nogorod Branch owns the license BM TRADA Certification and its personnel is very well trained
The production is ecologically certified .
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