From wood to wonders

Customized products – customized delivery

With a wide range of products the possibilities are endless: Whether cross-laminated timber with its Exzellent, sanded surfaces or individually tested glue laminated beams – GLT®, solid timber ceilings with the best price-performance ratio or glue laminated timber up 4 m high and 40 m long – the customized order can be combined for delivery on one truck.

All over the world, customers of HASSLACHER NORICA TIMBER build on top timber quality, optimum logistics and coordination by a central contact.

Perfectly planned, efficiently built

Customers design and erect, HASSLACHER NORICA TIMBER cuts exactly to size and delivers to the construction site just in time.

Whether construction company, architect's office, carpenter's workshop or timber dealer, all appreciate the short communication paths and competent service. Constructive timber engineering 4.0 functions with compatible planning software which gives customers a virtually direct link to production in the glue laminated timber plant.

    Reliable purchase of all ranges at any time of the year

    Forest owners rely on HASSLACHER NORICA TIMBER. There are dedicated buyers on hand to assist suppliers in every region so that log wood purchasing goes quickly, smoothly and competently at every stage. From timber harvesting to forest management, they are professional contacts with heart and soul.

    This ensures that the raw timber is purchased conscientiously and reliably in all qualities and in any market situation. Spruce, fir, larch and pine are all processed from sustainably managed forests – from root to crown!

    Expertise for climate protection

    Sustainability in practice is the top priority for HASSLACHER NORICA TIMBER not only in terms of the raw material but also when using energy. HASSLACHER NORICA TIMBER is therefore proud to generate more energy from sustainable renewable sources than it uses in production.

      A tree of a company

      This company has grown. Growing from the roots of a family farming enterprise with close ties to the region is an established main core of responsible entrepreneurs who are making self-reliance and enthusiasm for raw timber grow ever greater. Teamwork, employee leadership and communication form the branches of HASSLACHER NORICA TIMBER, the achievements and innovations are self-supporting. These annual growth rings are impressive and so are the forks and branches between high-tech and craftsmanship.

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      Information at a glance

      From wood to wonders. The experts at HASSLACHER NORICA TIMBER have the answers to your questions. With absolute certainty.

      Knock on wood

      Learning to count annual growth rings, getting to the root of a problem, aiming high, passionately building a career:
      HASSLACHER NORICA TIMBER is one of the largest employers in Upper Carinthia and has a European workforce of over 1,600 at eight sites. The company offers apprenticeship training from timber technician and metal technician to electrician, structural draftsman/woman to business administrator!

      In-house workshops, a trainee program, its own management academy and apprenticeship with higher school certificate challenge and encourage all who plunge headlong into the adventure that is the timber industry.

        Hasslacher Norica Timber, from wood to wonders

        Sachsenburg/Bohinjska Bistrica

        The HASSLACHER Group takes over 100% of shares of LIP BOHINJ D.O.O.

        With July 22nd 2018
        , the HASSLACHER Group has strengthened its commitment in neighbouring Slovenia. Since 2009, the strategic partnership with the shuttering board plant LIP BOHINJ d.o.o. with a then share of 35 %, was expanded to 75 % in 2015 and is now on 100 %. Bojan Resman, who has been managing business in LIP BOHINJ d.o.o. since March 2018, was confirmed as managing director.

        Expansion on the location LIP BOHINJ
        “By taking over LIP BOHINJ d.o.o. for 100 %, we are sending an important signal for the development of the site in Bohinjska Bistrica. We want to further expand and develop the site to strengthen our market activities in South-East Europe” says Christoph Kulterer, CEO of the HASSACHER Group. Bojan Resman, Direktor der LIP BOHINJ, d.o.o. is delighted “We are pleased that the HASSLACHER Group has seen the potential of LIP BOHINJ and we look forward to a highly motivated cooperation in future.”

        “In the ten years of our partnership we have been able to get to know each other well. Now it is time to take another step forward. LIP BLED cannot invest on two fronts. We clearly want to focus on the area of interior doors and invest in this field.”, says Alojz Burja, director of LIP BLED d.o.o., about the sale of shares to the HASSLACHER Group.

        About LIP BOHINJ
        Since 1961, LIP BOHINJ has been producing formwork panels at the site in Bohinjska Bistrica. The annual capacity is approximately 1.5 M m² formwork panels per year, the processed amount of logs is about 80,000 m³ of logs round timber per year. 230 people are currently employed at the site in LIP BOHINJ.

        About the HASSLACHER Group
        Established in 1901, the family enterprise employs more than 1,500 people. With its eight production sites in Austria, Germany, Slovenia and Russia, HASSLACHER is one of Europe’s largest and most prominent timber industry companies, operating as innovative supplier of sawn timber, solid wood material, laminated timber, cross-laminated timber and solid structural timber for modern timber constructions.
        True to its maxim “From wood to wonders.“

        Image: LIP BOHINJ D.O.O. on the site Bohinjska Bistrica. © HASSLACHER Group