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Hundegger expansion in Australasia

31 October 2017

Hundegger Australasia Pty Ltd are the regional representatives for Hans Hundegger AG of Germany, leading manufacturers of up to 6-axis CNC machinery for the truss and frame, engineered timber and CLT panel processing industry.

From humble beginnings in 2007, Hundegger Australasia has grown under the direction of Managing Director Charlie Hutchings to deliver over 85 machines across Australia and New Zealand. To help accommodate this growth and prepare for increasing demand, in January 2017 Hundegger purchased and moved into a significantly larger facility of around 1500m2 in Rowville, Victoria.

With a very strong technical support base in place, Hundegger are also pleased to announce the appointment of Sam Rowe as General Manager of Hundegger Australasia. “Sam brings over 25 years’’ experience in the timber machinery business, across the sawmilling and further processing sectors, with established relationships in Australia, New Zealand and PNG, along with strong Sales, Project Management and General Management capabilities” said Hutchings.

“Hundegger are a very competent and capable company, thriving whilst also remaining quiet achievers” says Rowe, “the emerging opportunities in the region amongst the prefabricated and engineered wood products sector are a perfect fit for continued strong performance by Hundegger”

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