Wood Business

New Gear Equipment Sawmilling
Carbotech to supply Sierra Pacific Industries

July 20, 2016 – Carbotech has been chosen as the supplier of strategic equipment for Sierra Pacific Industries as it modernizes its sawmill in Quincy, Calif.


July 20, 2016
By Carbotech

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Sierra Pacific had very specific requests regarding equipment efficiency, versatility in accepting its non-standard wood sizes and perfecting designs to ensure protection of wood appearance. Following these requests, Carbotech was able to rise to the challenge and demonstrate how its equipment meets these expectations.

Installation of the Carbotech production line will happen later this year and will include the Accugate positioning system, among others. This will be the third Accugate installation at Sierra Pacific this year.

Next, the wood will be passed through two Carbotech line shafts. The first will execute 6’-28’ cuts, followed by a second line shaft allowing for various precision cuts thanks to six moveable saws.

Finally, the outfeed of the Quincy sawmill will be equipped with a powerful dual-forks high-speed stacking system capable of stacking wood from 1×4 to 4×12 and up to 28’ long.

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About Carbotech
Carbotech specializes in maximizing production operations and efficiency for high-speed sawmill and planer mill lumber handling. Working continually to develop new ideas and patents, Carbotech is a partner in the market. Its mission over the past 30 years has focused on the following four principles: speed, precision, know-how and toughness. Carbotech has a number of business partners, parts and service distribution centers and mechanical intervention centers to cover markets around the world.