≡ menu
Home Info News Contacts Mail Us
A collection of stories and articles about Wood-Mizer sawmills in use around the world, new business ideas, and available market niches in the wood industry

New Irish representative sees first glimmers of hope

New Irish representative sees first glimmers of hope Thin kerf sawing pioneer Wood-Mizer has appointed its band saw blades service manager, Stephen Brennan 36, to represent all its band sawmills and timber processing equipment sales in Ireland.

Located in Ballinare, county Mayo, he has provided a band blade sharpening, setting and sales service to Ireland's 500-plus Wood-Mizer owners for three years.

Stephen Brennan owns five of the company's sawmills and operates a small-to-medium version himself, sawing boards and producing furniture for gardens, parks, estates. His larger version is permanently available for hire and his three smallest are rented continuously by a joinery firm.

Well aware of Ireland's straitened circumstances he reports that nevertheless he is enjoying healthy interest and enquiries from potential customers, despite a scarcity of finance. He adds:

"Irish timber frame building has ceased.

"However, garden furniture, pallets, wooden flooring, general fencing, posts & rails in Ireland as well as picket fencing for the UK are picking up."

Since his appointment he has sold three mills to timber flooring specialists and one other to a log cabins builder. At the time of going to press he has a dozen "very interested" potential buyers. Wood-Mizer's band saw blades are also doing well in Ireland, reports Stephen Brennan.

Stephen Brennan
00 353 96 513 45
Ballinaire, county Mayo

Articles by Country
If you are interested in more details about Wood-Mizer's products or services mentioned in this article, you may:
More article in the section who is who in wood-mizer
Wood-Mizer's Moscow branch relocates Wood-Mizer France reorganises Wood-Mizer Turkey to sell more wood-processing kit on the back of dramatic narrow band blade sales New Scottish agent reports increased interest
Contacts Links
© 2017 Wood-Mizer Planet
ul. Nagorna 114, 62-600 Kolo, Poland +48 63 26 26 000