Timber Projects

SCE design, manufacture, supply, install and commission log processing & timber processing equipment


Log Processing

This includes log cranes (rotary, gantry, goliath), debarkers (Drum, Ring, Rosserhead), log merchandisers, log sorters and all the associated log decks, log conveyors and handling equipment.


Timber Processing

We represent a number of world leading manufacturers in both sectors and coupled with our own in-house design and manufacturing capabilities can offer the very best solution for most applications.


Green Mill Plant

Southern Cross Engineering is the market leader in Australasia for the supply of Green-mill plant and equipment.

Our own design expertise and manufacturing capabilities coupled with World Leading Sawmill Machinery suppliers from all corners of the globe enables us to provide the very latest and appropriate Green-mill plant and equipment.

We specialize in all facets of the green-mill from the supply of parts, new and used machinery, design and consultancy to complete Turnkey solutions.  We have the Equipment and technology that suits a huge range log species together with the log sizes; cutting requirements and the full processing requirements. 

We can supply and service Sawmills that produce as little as 20m3/day of sawn product up-to and in excess of 1000m3 per day.


Drymilling and Remanufacturing

Southern Cross Engineering Group can provide a full hassle free solution to your remanufacturing/processing needs providing:

Full engineering design service (factory/timber flow layouts)
Inhouse and site Manufacture
Operator familiarisation
Plant/site Valuations
World Class machinery manufactures/suppliers including:

Carpenter - Rip and rerip saws

Stenner - Band resaws
System TM - Optimising cross cut saws and material automation and handling
Leadermac - planer/moulders, inhead grinders, rip saws infeeds and outfeeds
Jeffer - Straight Knife Grinders
Linares - Horizontal and vertical Finger Jointers
Joulin - Vacuum Stacking and destacking
Used equipment
SCE - Pack decks, tilt hoists/destackers, transfers, conveyors, cut to length/trimming decks, alternative ending decks, stick/lathe placers, stick/lathe stacking, up and over stackers up to 40 pieces/min, layer stackers up to 20 layers/min, wrappers manual and automatic, strapping station manual and automatic, packet outfeed decks  




innovative designs

By constantly seeking improvement we can push the performance of our designs to new levels.


spare parts planned

Ensure production is maintained with a sound spare parts programme.


production capabilities

Our facilities can handle from the small to full plant design and manufacture.