Peterson Portable Sawmills

Peterson Owners’ Stories

Below are some very interesting stories from mill owners around the world.

Sawmilling in Australia, Living His Dream

Focus on: Owen Burns, Custom Sawmiller

Owen Burns is based in Queensland, Australia and owns timber craft and timber services business, Orb Timbers. As well as…

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The kid who never grew up

Ted Isaacs – First US Owner of the new Junior Peterson Ted Isaacs had no previous experience with any type…

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Timbersports competitor and sawmiller, living life to the full

Timbersports competitor, sawmiller and owner/operator of Timberworks Tree & Stone, Nathan Waterfield.   When he isn’t a timbersports competitor at…

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Bananas and Sawmills Save the Planet

Mike Hillard owns a company called Tranquility Houses Ltd, in Stroud, Gloucestershire. In his eco-friendly home that costs only £60…

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Terrific Timbers' Dennis Hoover Miller

Slabber Mill Story, Dennis Hoover – Cutting a big slice of history

Slabber mill story from the Danbury, CT News Times; Friday May 4th 2012. DANBURY — Sawdust flew through the air…

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Don Gerardo does most of the Peterson milling in Ecuador

Project Ecuador: Sustainable Harvesting Made Viable

EcoMadera finds sustainable harvesting success with Peterson No clear-felling, no ugly scars to the landscape, no erosion, no dirty rivers,…

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Greg Gianas – The Veteran Woodworker

The story of Greg Gianas, war veteran, teacher, writer and woodworker.

Wilkins Tree Farm – Custom Sawmilling with Russel Wilkins

Russell Wilkins owns a tree farm and a WPF – Perfect match

The Peterson has everything Scot Postle was looking for

Scot Postle built his children the ultimate play set

[Peterson’s] just always came out on top

Bill Iverson built a two-story garage with his mill