The business of manufacturing handling equipment for the wood industry Carbotech has signed agreements worth more than $ 4 million with Arbec, Mauritius, and TimberLink, Australia.
The flagship of the economy plessisvilloise attend the major modification and optimization of the stacking line of Arbec of sawmill located Parent, near La Tuque.
The agreement with TimberLink involves the installation of two lines of trimming optimized to the sawmill Mount Gambier located in the Limestone Coast region of South Australia, in early 2017. In order to complete this project, Carbotech has partnered with the Acora Australian company that specializes in the installation of equipment for planing and sawing plants.
As for the control and optimization, Carbotech will work with MPM Vancouver optimization for a second time on Australian soil.
Carbotech, whose turnover is approximately $ 20 million, literally the wind in the sails and intends to take advantage of the economic recovery that is felt almost everywhere on the globe in terms of timber. It is also more aggressive on foreign soil, benefiting from a weaker Canadian dollar.
“Having increased our presence in international and local markets during the past year, the beginning of the year orders are only materialize, the efforts put in place by our customer service and engineering,” said the marketing manager and Carbotech international sales, Mathieu Laflamme.
Plessisvilloise The company currently has over a hundred workers and is always looking for new talent to continue its progression.