26 Postysheva str., Arkhangelsk, Russia

The main activity of Sawmill 25 is the production of export sawn timber and wood pellets (pellets). The company specializes in processing softwood (spruce, pine).

Today Sawmill 25 occupies the leading position among the timber processing enterprises of the North-West.

JSC “Sawmill 25” consists of three production sites.

The total capacity of the three production sites makes it possible to process more than 2 million m3 of raw material per year.

PRODUCTION SITE – 1

Location: Arkhangelsk, Postysheva street, 26

The production site consists of
1. Site of acceptance and sawing raw materials:
• line of acceptance and sorting of logs by AS Hekotek
• debarking machine by Valon Kone OY (Finland)
• profiling sawing line by Linck Holzverarbeitungstechnik GmbH (Germany)
• green sorting line by Lekopa OY (Finland).
2. Site of drying and packaging lumber:
• 10 drying kilns, 5 2-zone drying tunnels manufactured by WS “Valutec OY” (Finland)
• dry sorting and packaging line manufactured by AS Hekotek.
3. The manufactory for the production of wood pellets (pellets) of the company AS Hekotek (Estonia).
4. Shipment area:
• 3 gantry cranes for loading timber and pellets in ships
• 2 warehouses for storage of finished products.
5. CHP with a capacity of 15 MW and a 2.2 MW turbo-generator.
6. Own mechanical repair base.
7. Own equipment and machines.

PRODUCTION SITE – 2

Location: Arkhangelsk, Sevstroy street, 3

The production site consists of
1. Site of acceptance and sawing raw materials:
• line of acceptance and sorting of logs by AS Hekotek
• debarking machine by Valon Kone OY (Finland)
• profiling sawing line by Linck Holzverarbeitungstechnik GmbH (Germany)
• green sorting by AS Hekotek.
2. Site of drying and packaging timber:
• 10 drying kilns, 7 2-zone drying tunnels manufactured by WS “Valutec OY” (Finland)
• dry lumber sorting and packaging line manufactured by AS Hekotek
• dry lumber sorting and packaging line manufactured Plan-Sell.
3. The manufactory for the production of wood pellets (pellets) of the company Münch-Edelstahl GmbH (Germany).
4. Shipment area:
• 2 gantry cranes for loading timber and pellets in ships
• 4 warehouses for storage of finished products.
5. CHP with a capacity of 19 MW and a 3.3 MW turbo-generator.
6. Water boiler room with a capacity of 5 MW.
7. Own mechanical repair base.
8. Own equipment and machines.

PRODUCTION SITE – 3

Location: Arkhangelsk, Rodionova street, 25

The production site consists of
1. Site of acceptance and sawing raw materials:
• line of acceptance and sorting of logs by Springer (Austria)
• debarking machine by Valon Kone OY (Finland)
• profiling sawing line by Linck Holzverarbeitungstechnik GmbH (Germany)
• green sorting line by Springer (Austria).
2. Site of drying and packaging lumber:
• 12 drying kilns, 6 2-zone drying tunnels manufactured by WS “Valutec OY” (Finland)
• dry lumber sorting and packaging line manufactured by Springer (Austria).
• dry lumber sorting and packaging line manufactured Plan-Sell.
3. The manufactory for the production of wood pellets (pellets) of the company AS Hekotek (Estonia).
4. Shipment area:
• 2 gantry cranes for loading timber and pellets in ships
• 1 warehouses for storage of finished products.
5. Water boiler room with a capacity of 18 MW.
6. Own mechanical repair base.
7. Own equipment and machines.

The products Sawmill 25 have successfully established themselves among customers as products with consistently high quality. Systematic and consistent work to improve product quality is an integral part of the daily activities of the enterprise.

The geography of the enterprise is expanding: the company’s products are successfully exported to Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium, France, the UK, Ireland, Switzerland, Denmark, Egypt, China, as well as to the domestic market.

All products sold for export are shipped from the quays of Sawmill 25 and delivered to buyers on sea vessels. The main partners-carriers of the company for a long time are OJSC Northern Shipping Company and the company Wijnne & Barend`s (Netherlands).
The company actively seeks to minimize the harmful effects on the environment through continuous improvement of the technologies used.
Modernization of production is aimed not only at obtaining an economic effect, but also at reducing energy consumption, minimizing harmful emissions, preventing and eliminating other environmental risks.

Being a processor of wood harvested in the northern forests with a unique environmental value, Sawmill 25 is aware of its responsibility for the preservation of the environment and the rational use of natural resources.

MANUFACTURING INDICATORS OF THE ENTERPRISE

Indicator 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Log sawing quantity, m3

Production site – 1

Production site – 2

Production site – 3

1 338 015

600 397

582 728

154 890

1 624 259

550 436

561 609

512 214

1 940 756

612 569

608 180

720 007

2 016 319

604 841

658 793

752 686

2 024 379

597 187

692 187

735 005

Export timber production, m3

Production site – 1

Production site – 2

Production site – 3

577 199

263 832

251 567

61 800

702 711

238 628

241 885

222 198

836 311

258 407

261 052

316 851

886 962

260 818

289 283

336 860

900 387

261 160

309 389

329 838

Wood pellets production, tons

Production site – 1

Production site – 2

Production site – 3

133 507

60 575

55 316

17 616

182 387

60 258

50 020

72 109

194 021

62 757

53 685

77 579

193 302

58 989

56 149

78 164

195 818

60 890

56 784

78 144