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The majority of the current product sales consist of Acacia round logs for the export and local markets. The company’s objective is to increase the diversity of Acacia products to its customers.

 

For sales inquiries, please contact us.


Forest Products


Log YardOperation at Log Yard

    


 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Round Logs

 HBP LOG GRADING RULES

Saw Log Grades

Log feature

Specification

Notes

Mid diameter

³ 18 cm under bark

Measured with diameter tape at half log length

Log length

Min :   2m

Max  : 8m

Multiple Length

Length Allowance : 50mm

Log bends

max. allowed bend: 4.0 cm per running m

S-shaped log form

not allowed

Cracks

single or double crack: max. 60 cm if cracked at one log end only

single crack: max. 45 cm if cracked at each log end

double crack:max. 30 cm if cracked at each log end

Soft rot / hollow log

Soft rot / hole on both log ends not allowed

max. 30% of log mid diameter

External decay

Sapwood decay: allowed

Pin holes

allowed

Number of sound branches / knots / swellings / bumps

any number and diameter, sound or decayed, allowed

Branch diameter

max. 40% of mid diameter allowed

External log damage

external damages to log surface allowed

Caused by felling, log extraction, or log handling (log breakage not allowed).

Twisted log

allowed

Upper log end includes fork base

allowed

Eccentric cross section

allowed

Star shaped cross-section

any length allowed

Logs from dead trees

not allowed

Log freshness

not older than 3 months


Chip Log Grades

Log feature

Specification

Notes

Mid diameter

³ 3 cm at top end

< 18 cm mid diameter under bark

measured with diameter tape at smaller end

measured at half log length

Log length

min. length 2.0 m

max. length 4.0 m

Decay

serious decay not allowed

Burnt logs

not allowed

All other log features

allowed