AKD Softwoods is an integrated forestry and timber processing company, with its head office based in Colac, Victoria where it was founded in 1955. AKD is equally owned by four founding family company shareholders.
Supported by our 1000+ employees AKD is an innovative and progressive company focused on building a truly sustainable and internationally competitive business. The AKD team is committed to growth through investing in long-term sustainable assets and building strong relationships with customers and suppliers.
AKD proudly services its customers through sustainable forestry practices and employing the latest technologies available across its vertically-integrated operations, which comprise of: 9,000ha radiata pine estate, six large scale sawmills across Victoria, New South Wales and Queensland, three post and preservation businesses, export operations from multiple locations and its own transport fleet.
AKD Softwoods. Reliable and sustainable...naturally.
Salvage Log Process
Following the devastating bushfires in New South Wales our Tumut site has been receiving and processing salvage log since March 2020. This video aims to answer all your questions and queries relating the process, safety and quality of product produced from salvaged log. Our Tumut team are still producing high quality structural grade timber for our customers and we thank you for your ongoing support of AKD.