Peterson Portable Sawmills

Cutting Comments – Peterson’s CEO’s Blog

Our CEO, Kerris Browne shares stories and updates direct from Peterson Portable Sawmills’ HQ in Rotorua, New Zealand.

Kerris and powertools, home woodworking project

Fresh start in 2017

Here in New Zealand, Christmas and New Year holidays coincide with our annual summer break. New Year’s Eve is traditionally…

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Ash and Kerris celebrating before Peterson holidays

Tis the season, summer holidays

‘Tis the season for outdoor summer festivities in New Zealand, and the Peterson team have been winding down for the…

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Apologetic gift of Wine

Stuff-up of the Year!

Ok so we are real human beings. We make mistakes… sometimes. Someone didn’t tell someone else something, and a part…

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Kerris and Chris Browne

The Wife of a Sawmill Specialist

It’s hard being a single mum and the wife of a sawmill specialist! Yes, I DO have a husband –…

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Sawmill Production Record - Great Portable Sawmill Shootout

Great Portable Sawmill Shootout 2015 – Splinters and Shootouts

Every year no matter how organized we try to be, there always seems to be a splinter in our Great…

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Portable Sawmill cutting boards

From Sawmill Design and Operation, to Sawmill Salesman

I’m sure you sawmilling families can totally relate. When the Sawmill operator has to use the Internet…yeah right! Great sawmill…

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Peterson Portable Sawmill in Africa

Finding an Agent for Portable Sawmills in Africa

One of the most challenging jobs in any business, is the marketing and sales. Presenting your product in the best…

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Kerris Browne, CEO Peterson Portable Sawmills

“Do you have a few minutes?” Every Employer’s Nightmare!

October 29, 2015 What do you do when a key member of your team comes into your office, asks if…

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Peterson Sawmills Building a Playhouse

Kerris Browne, Peterson Portable Sawmills CEO

22 October, 2015 Hi, I’m Kerris, the (apparent) CEO of Peterson Sawmills…. ;-) While I have owned and operated Peterson…

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