Simon Fowler-Timber Processing.
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.
The funding will enable the project to employ another member of staff to utilise new machinery and increase productivity.
Total cost: £37,200
LEADER grant: £14,880
Number of jobs created: 1
Number of new techniques: 7
Number of new products: 9