Mill Machinery is a manufacturer of machinery for the panel industry. Our ability to combine new and reconditioned machinery provides our customers with cost effective solutions in a competitive market place. Mill Machinery offers:
- New press platens, ladders and hangers
- New press chargers, loaders, pie racks and unloaders
- New press hydraulic systems
- New press rams and jack rams
- New panel feeding, conveying and stacking systems
- New lay-up line flying saws
- New lay-up line sheet indexers
Mill Machinery’s inventory of reconditioned machinery is unsurpassed in the industry. Our inventory includes presses, pre-presses, sawlines, feeders, hogs, stackers, glue systems and all related support equipment.
Let Mill Machinery demonstrate how our customized machinery solutions provide the quality and production capabilities the industry demands at a cost that gives our customers a competitive advantage
TIM PETERSON - President - 503-720-0540
Tim began his career with Panel Equipment Sales (PES) working on the steam dock cleaning and painting machinery. Tim quickly moved into the dismantling and shipping department were he managed and worked on such projects as the Weyerhaeuser’s MDF dismantling and other large projects. In 1997 Tim became shop Forman at PES, overseeing all rebuilding of used machinery and the construction and design of panel machinery. In 1998 Tim was moved into the Sales office at PES, becoming the Southern Sales Manager. Within 2 years Tim became PES’s top salesman. In 2002 Tim joined Spar-Tek industries before moving to Mill Machinery as President in 2003.
BOBBY COWAN - Sales and Marketing Manager - 360-241-6160
Bobby received his BS in Business Marketing from the University of Idaho in 2012, where he was an All American punter on the football team. Following his graduation, he pursued an NFL punting career from 2012-2015. After his NFL career, in July of 2015, he began work in the foodservice industry for Acosta Sales and Marketing in Tempe, AZ. He quickly learned the business and became one of their top salesman. Bobby comes to Mill Machinery with a desire to learn the forest products industry and provide the best customer service possible.
DAVE COWAN - 503-730-4791
Dave is a Graduate of the University of Idaho with a BS in Business Administration. A Certified Public Accountant Dave worked for Ernst and Young in Los Angeles and Portland focusing on large international companies as well as small private firms. Dave joined Panel Equipment Sales in 1996 as the Chief Operating Officer becoming President in 1999. In 2002 Dave started Mill Machinery LLC. In 17 years MMC has grown from a single 1,000 square foot warehouse/shop to over 10,000 square feet of shop space and 62,000 square feet of warehouse capacity in three states.
AL WEBSTER - Consulting - 503-709-0886
Al began his career at Multnomah plywood in 1962 starting on the green chain ultimately becoming the mill General Manager. In 1980 Al took the General Managers job at Alpine International for 3 years before being hired by Panel Equipment Sales (PES) as their Oregon and Washington sales manager. Within 5 years Al took over all international sales for PES covering Asia, Russia, Africa, South America and Australia/New Zealand. In 2002 Al went to Coe Manufacturing as a regional sales manager covering the Western States and Canada. Starting in 2005 Al came to Mill Machinery as our industry wide Consultant.