Tag "Radviliškis"

06/08/2015 /  Algirdas Butkevičius, the Prime Minister of the Republic of Lithuania, visited UAB Juodeliai Radviliškis Unit

On 31st July this year, the Prime Minister of the Republic of Lithuania Algirdas Butkevičius, during his visit to Radviliškis district, has dedicated the whole day to his native district: from morning till late afternoon, he visited objects under construction or renovation, and ended his visit at a town feast.

The Prime Minister of the country did not miss the opportunity to visit our company’s production unit established in the town as well. Together with the leaders of the town, members of Parliament and other honorable guests, he was interested in the work carried out by the wood processing company UAB Juodeliai. The most modern sawn wood processing sawmill in the Baltic States and Poland was shown to the Prime Minister by Andrius Zimnickas, the General Manager. During the meeting, the raw material purchase issue and round wood market changes were discussed.

The UAB Juodeliai production unit in the industrial area of Radviliškis was established more than a year ago. The company was in second place for new target jobs created in the Radviliškis region in 2014.

15/07/2015 /  UAB Juodeliai First Half of the Year 2015 Activity Results

After the first half of the year has passed, the wood processing company UAB Juodeliai wants to rejoice over its increased activity results. The company’s turnover has grown by as much as 84% as compared to the first half of the year 2014.

There is no doubt about the fact that the company’s new production unit in Radviliškis (the most modern sawn wood processing facilities in the Baltic States and Poland), where almost a half of the company’s production is produced, has been the most prominent influence on the sharply risen production amounts. During the first half of this year, as compared to the respective period of the previous year, the production amounts of UAB Juodeliai gas grown by nearly 84%.

Not long ago, the company used to be classified under the category of small and medium-sized enterprises. Today, its grown number of employees (over 400 people work in the administration and three production units) positions the company under the category of large enterprises.

Providing that the company performs with the same success during the second half of the year as well, the achievement of set goals can be expected at the end of the year: production amounts—215.000 m3, turnover—EUR 36 million.

07/07/2015 /  Lithuanian Association of Impartial Timber Scalers holds a seminar at UAB Juodeliai sawmill in Radviliškis

On June 26, 2015, a seminar “Round timber quality assessment by a group method” was held at UAB Juodeliai manufacturing unit in Radviliškis. The presentation was made by E. Petrauskas, the president of the Lithuanian Association of Impartial Timber Scalers. The representatives of most (42) Lithuanian forest enterprises attended the seminar. The Directorate General of State Forests was represented by G. Paltanavičius, the head of the Department of Forest Usage.

UAB Juodeliai is a member of the aforementioned association since the beginning of 2014. On November 1, the Lithuanian Association of Impartial Timber Scalers became solely responsible for accepting timber, ensuring that its quality and quantity are in compliance with round wood suppliers’ agreements, and accounting of Radviliškis round wood warehouse.

During the seminar, control assessments of bundles were made, showing that group method of wood assessment might not show all flaws. Individual assessment reveals much more defects.
All participants of the event has the opportunity to look around the newest manufacturing sawmill of UAB Juodeliai. A. Zimnickas, the CEO of the company, presented the most innovative wood processing sawmill in the Baltic States and Poland.

04/02/2015 /  UAB Juodeliai sawmill in Radviliškis accepts round wood measured by independent timber measurers

The Lithuanian independent timber measurement association (LNMMA) provides measurement services (one-time, group and expert) for round wood, pulverized biomass fuel, and standing forestry as well as methodical support for companies. The association was established in 2004 and has been successfully operating for the last ten years. Currently, it has 21 employees, 17 of which are independent timber measurers.

The association is continually expanding the range of measurement services for round wood, pulverized biomass fuel, and standing forestry, and currently has 6 facilities: two of them are in Klaipėda; the others — in Alytus, the district of Prienai, Ukmergė, and since 1 November, 2014, in Radviliškis (UAB Juodeliai).

Hoping to achieve greater transparency, the wood processing company UAB Juodeliai has joined the aforementioned association starting from January 2014. With this said purpose in mind, the representatives of LNMMA started working at the company‘s new wood cutting plant in Radviliškis on 1 November, 2014.

From this date onwards, LNMMA is completely responsible for accepting timber, ensuring that its quality and quantity are in compliance with the round wood suppliers’ agreements, as well as accounting for Radviliškis’ round wood warehouse.