Foundation member of the group. Preschem is a manufacturer of preservatives for timber. Products range from treatment for wooden power poles through to DIY products such as Aussie Clear which are available at retail stores throughout Australia.
Interesting fact: Contrary to popular belief wooden power poles are still in high demand and Australia will have a shortfall in 10 years. Preschem is working with its sister company to plant power pole plantations in Gippsland to help meet this demand
Interesting fact: Heartwood is the largest owner of high value durable sawlog plantations in Victoria
Interesting fact: The Radial Timber mill is the only one radially sawing logs in the world and creates unique timber profiles for the building market
Interesting fact: Australia is a net importer of durable timber (over $100million) when it could be all grown and sourced in Australia.