Anything but run of the mill
noticed that it takes more than just a good product to build a
long-lasting business relationship. Don't take chances with your timber
partner. You need 100% commitment from senior management right down to
the shipping company. Welcome to McAlpines, the largest privately-owned
sawmill, timber and building materials group in New Zealand.
Take a moment to see how our
operation stacks up:
- Formed in 1954 to
take over the original timber business
GA McAlpine & Sons,
established in 1925.
- Employs over 300
- Three sawmills
close to three major ports.
- Capacity to process
260,000 cubic metres of sawlogs and round wood per year.
- Capacity to kiln
dry 130,000 cubic metres per year to moisture content specifications.
All three sites are licensees of the New Zealand DRI quality assurance
- Combined treating
capacity of 80,000m3 per annum.
operations include cut-to length, planning and profiling and
- Exporters of timber
products to Australia, South East Asia, Taiwan, Japan, United Kingdom,
Europe, United States of America, Pacific Islands and the Middle
Renewable resource - It's in our
In a time
of rapidly diminishing international forestry resources, New Zealand is
assured of a continuing supply of the world's most valuable and
versatile plantation-grown softwood. Radiata Pine, originally a native
of California, thrives in New Zealand soils and climatic conditions.
With large areas of suitable land and the development of unique forest
management techniques, New Zealand is set to lead the world in the
supply of quality softwood timber.
- Recognizing the
diminishing supply of hardwood timber, the group processes only New
Zealand Radiata Pine logs which is a plantation-grown, renewable
softwood resource. The Rangiora (SGS-COC-000268) and Rotorua (SGS-COC-000623)
sites have FSC® chain of custody certification. The Nelson site has ISO
9001 certification. We promote products from certified, renewable,
plantation forests. The FSC® logo identifies products which contain
wood from well managed forests independently certified in accordance
with the rules of the Forest Stewardship Council A.C.®
- Commitment to
protecting the environment is demonstrated through its environmental
policy and consistently meeting statutory requirements
- The group
continually monitors environmental performance with regard to reduction
of waste and emissions, effective and efficient use of energy, and the
health and safety of workers.
, Phone +64 3 313 8339 |
Facsimile +64 3 313 7767
Road, Private bag, Rangiora