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3 July 2017

AKD Softwoods’ Shane Vicary says the expansion of the Colac business’s Forest Street plant is part of “AKD’s ongoing quest to be internationally competitive”

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Irrewarra Upgrade

15 April 2015


The Planning for the second Irrewarra upgrade is now in full swing. By far the biggest single expenditure during the second Irrewarra upgrade will be the Gangsaw itself.

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CDK Project Update

15 April 2015


Work on the CDK project is progressing with the foundations for Kiln #1 & #2 well under way and the infeed & outfeed tracks being prepared.

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Featured News

NSW Sawmilling Acquisitions

AKD Softwoods today finalised the purchase of Carter Holt Harvey’s (CHH) New South Wales sawmilling business.

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Caboolture Sawmill Expansion

With a joint (AKD/federal government) investment of over $50 million, the project will add 100 fulltime positions...

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Yarram joins AKD

AKD Proudly announces the acquisition of the Yarram Sawmill in Victoria.

The Yarram operation...

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