Belozersky LPH

AO "Belozersky LPH"

AO "Belozersky LPH" is the largest enterprise in the structure of the holding company, with annual harvesting volume up to 540 thousand cbm. Forest management system of the enterprise was assessed and certified as meeting the requirements of well managed forest according to FSC international standards.

Over the last years, according to the approved by the holding company plans, efficient foreign harvesting equipment has been introduced into production.

Timber harvesting is performed in accordance with the existing forest legislation. Different methods of harvesting are used at the enterprise: final felling, coppice cutting, gradual, selective cuttings, thinning.

In 2002 a new modern sawmill with designed production capacity over 70.000 cbm of coniferous sawn timber per year was put into operation on the basis of "Belozersky LPH". Edged boards are exported to Central and Western European countries to factories producing moulded strips and planed details. The sawmill is FSC-certified as meeting the requirements of Chain of Custody.

In spite of the fact that all social assets are under the jurisdiction of municipality, the company continues to build houses for workers in forest settlements and to develop social sphere in forest villages.

General director - Puzenkov Denis Nikolaevich