Simon Fowler-Timber Processing

Simon Fowler-Timber Processing.

Project description

To expand the existing business and to increase the production rate, turnover and profitability by purchasing four essential pieces of machinery which will increase productivity by at least 40% and offer other means of revenue. The investment in a mobile saw mill, log splitter and associated machinery will enable the business access to new markets.

Need for project

The funding will enable the project to employ another member of staff to utilise new machinery and increase productivity.

Project cost

Total cost: £37,200

LEADER grant: £14,880

Projected outcomes

Number of jobs created: 1

Number of new techniques: 7

Number of new products: 9