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Hankins Lumber: Sort line and gang modernization!

9 October 2017

Hankins Lumber is making major capital investments to its mill at Elliott, Mississippi.

Trim-sort line: double trimmer unscrambler, ElectraTong lug loader with MillTrak backlog control, Multi-Track Fence, clamshell opening multi-saw trimmer, 60-bin pusher lug sorter top, WinTally sorter management, MyMill wireless sorter control, and optimization and controls updates.

Curve sawing gang line: addition of shape chipping and shape profiling modules ahead of the horizontal double arbor sawbox.

Watch a video showing the results of this upgrade in another mill.

Source: Söderhamn Eriksson / USNR