AKD Softwoods is an Australian owned and operated integrated forestry and timber processing company with operations in Victoria, New South Wales and Queensland. The company is proud of its 60 year history – founded in Colac, Victoria in 1955.
The AKD team is committed to growth through investing in long-term sustainable assets and building strong relationships with customers and suppliers. With continual reinvestment in the business, AKD has a strong focus on plant expansions, plantation growth and employee development.
AKD service the Australian and Asian market, producing a range of products which includes sawn timber that is predominantly kiln dried, dressed, and machine graded for use largely in the construction industry. In addition, high grade by-products such as woodchip, pine bark, sawdust and dry shavings are also generated.
With an ongoing commitment to growth and productivity, AKD recently commissioned a new saw line that implements the latest safety, processing, automation, scanning and optimisation technologies.