$SGTM their wholly owned subsidiary, Mulch Manufacturing, Inc., has engaged Cooper Machine Company, Inc. to perform $1.8 million upgrades at its Homerville, Georgia, sawmill operation, slated to commence spring 2022.
Cooper Machine Company, Inc., founded in 1965, has been at the forefront of sawmill innovations and design for nearly 50 years and plans to build an optimized gang and edger system for the project (learn more).
Brian Meier, Mulch Manufacturing, Inc.'s Sawmill general manager states, “We are excited to see this project happen. An optimized gang and edger will not only increase production but will also increase yield and will require fewer man hours. It is important in the current business climate to make the best use of resources while maintaining the highest quality and creating strong margins.”
In addition to the sawmill upgrade, the Company plans to invest in further upgrades at its Homerville facility’s bagging operation during 2022 with a robotic stacking and wrapping system.