It’s about time we shared with you the meaning behind our new logo. We promised we would and we’re all about keeping our promises so here goes…
We’ve had another momentous occasion this week with the celebration of Brian Koch’s 10 year anniversary at Sequal. He joins Stuart Hazeldine as the second one to achieve this feat. As Yard Manager and one of our directors, Kochee has been an important part of the team since he gave up his dairy farming (and Jockey underwear modelling) to become a sawmiller.
This week at Sequal has been one we’ve been waiting for and one we cannot wait to share with our customers. Over the last 2 years Sequal has been working with Lonza, our key partner for wood protection, to develop the world’s best wood protection system. This has taken a lot of thought, years of testing and significant capital to deliver what we
Exciting times in our neck of the woods this week celebrating Stuart Hazeldine’s 10 year anniversary working for Sequal. Stu has not only been an integral part of our team since 2007 but he continues to give more and more to the business in his Sales Manager role as time goes on. He has contributed a lot to the NZ timber industry for many years and is a great asset to our team.
As of July 1st 2016 Sequal Lumber moved from being rated FSC MIXED to FSC 100%. This change has been driven by our customers need to use sustainably grown lumber in order to keep and open up new markets.
Sequal Lumber welcomes Rhys Arrowsmith to the newly created role of Exec Head of Sales and Marketing.
Sequal utilises both LEAN and Total Quality Management systems to ensure its discerning global lumber customers are highly satisfied. This blog highlights a simple part of Sequal’s quality system that it took from a Vietnamese Ikea supplier.
To support Sequal’s growth strategy new log infeed equipment was installed over the Christrmas and 2016 new year break. This exciting new machinery will enable the mill to run much faster and more efficiently. Check out the other photos…
Nestled at the base of New Zealand’s Mt Putauaki, Sequal Lumber harnesses clean and renewable geothermal energy from below the ground to dry its lumber.