Container Kiln Concept and Technology

Container Kiln Concept and Technology The concept of the Global Container Kiln is to provide an affordable chamber and process to green lumber, timbers, poles and flooring for value-added profits. Many lumber processors sell their wood green, while the real money in wood products is the kiln drying and secondary processing of the lumber. Whether […]

Common Kiln Questions

The Most Commonly Asked Questions About The Global Container Kiln 1. What is a dry kiln and how does a conventional kiln work? Conventional dry kilns have been in existence for over 50 years now. The basic concept is to dry wood products using airflow, humidity control and moisture extraction. Fans evenly distribute the heat […]

Tropical Hardwoods

TEAK Also known as the “King of Woods”, Teak is amongst the most precious in the world. Naturally rich in oils, its color is golden to dark brown, sometimes reddish brown. It is easily worked, and dresses to a very smooth finish. Teak is very durable and resistant to moisture and the drying effects of […]

Lumber Operation Logistics and Efficiency Modeling

The goal of any business is to maximize profits and minimize waste. Any other goal will put your operation in a “hobby” or “non-profit” type structure. With that goal in mind, you need to figure out how to make the money, with the least amount of product, while generating the least amount of waste. For […]

Why Use Shipping Containers For Dry Kilns ?

Containers and Vans have been used successfully in shipping since 1954 in all the regions and over all the seas in the world. They are used in the harshest of sunlight and the worst of hurricanes. When they fall off of ships, they can float for literally years. After containers have been used for many […]