Scotch Gulf Lumber in Mobile, Alabama, boldly invested in Lucidyne technology. Included in the purchase were Lucidyne's GradeScan, True-Q, new T3 Sensor for decay detection, and Planer Merchandiser to help with the "business aspects" of producing lumber. Read more to learn why Scotch Gulf chose Lucidyne.
Idaho Forest Group boldly decides to purchase two GradeScan systems for their LaClede and Lewiston, Idaho, mills. Read more to learn about why they chose Lucidyne Technologies, Inc.
The Lampe & Malphrus Lumber Company adapted to technology and chose Lucidyne GradeScan to move their mill to full automated grading. Read more to learn about Lampe & Malphrus' decsion to invest in GradeScan.
Based off positive production results, Anthony Timberlands moved quickly towards purchasing a second scanner for their Malvern, Arkansas mill. Read more to learn about production results and their decision to purchase a second GradeScan system.
Sierra Pacific Industries purchased two more Lucidyne GradeScan® systems; one to retrofit into its Quincy, California mill and one wide 24" scanner for its new mill at Sonora, California. Sierra processes several species and grades, including Dimension, Common, and Decking, with sizes ranging from 1x4 to 4x12 and 6x6 timbers. In addition to all the above products, the Sonora scanner will spend much of its time grading Shop Lumber. The purchase also includes two new RipScans® for Sierra Pacific mills at Richfield and Red Bluff..
The American Lumber Standards Committee (ALSC) has certified a new technology platform for strength grading. The method utilizes a “Strength Grading Module” developed by Lucidyne and installed in a GradeScan® automated lumber grading system.
Instead of shipping lumber, a mill in Canada sent computer files of scanned boards via the internet to a California mill, who is also a GradeScan customer. Both parties saved thousands of dollars in lumber and shipping costs!
What's going on at Lucidyne- May 2014
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