Building a King's vision for the future of Bhutan
The Royal Academy Project envisions the introduction of a new system of education in Bhutan. Built in isolation from the rest of the public school system, they started by buying their own sawmill and installing it on-site. The construction site is located in the village of Pangbisa overlooking the Paro valley and their facilities include housing for students and faculty, athletic grounds and gymnasiums, outdoor amphitheaters, and multi-purpose halls and spaces.
Sustainable Forestry & Sawmilling in Bhutan
Sustainable forestry in Bhutan improved with modernizing the local sawmill industry. The Natural Resources Development Corporation in Bhutan manages all forestry, logging and replanting in the small Himalayan country. Their strict forestry policies dictate minimal harvesting and robust replantation, and they share how modernizing the country's sawmilling industry is helping reduce waste and meet their sustainability goals.
Sunder Lumbers Increases Production with Wood-Mizer in Gujarat, India
Rajesh Agarwal and his team of 25 at Sunder Lumbers in Anjar, Kutch, Gujarat, India, mill a large quantity of logs into functional lumber that is sold across India.
International Teak and Hardwood Trading Supply in Tamil Nadu, India
Nanjappa Sawmill in Sathyamangalam, Tamilnadu, India started as a small operation in 1982. Over the past 40 years of business and three generations of sawyers, the business has experienced significant growth. Today, Nanjappa Sawmill is an international trading and factory wholesale supplier serving several countries.
Sri Lankan Timber Yard Busy with Domestic Orders
Sampath Sawmill in Sri Lanka supplies wood to local companies using two Wood-Mizer mills.
Sri Lankan Sawmill Growing with 8 Wood-Mizer Sawmills
A Sri Lankan sawmiller reports saving operational costs and improving log yield by relying on 8 Wood-Mizer thin-kerf sawmills in his business.
New Delhi sawmill getting more from their logs in India and Africa
A sawmiller with operations both in India and Africa reports saving operational costs and improving log yield by relying on Wood-Mizer’s thin-kerf LT15 sawmill in his business.
Kolkata timber company expanding with Wood-Mizer sawmills
Sylvan Plyboard India Pvt Ltd. has added additional Wood-Mizer sawmills to continue optimising their timber production, which produces around 700m3 of timber daily.