With the official start to the fire season just around the corner, OneFortyOne Plantations has been busy ensuring its people and resources are ready. Fire season start-up days were held in the recent weeks in Mt Gambier and Mt Burr with nearly 90 fire-fighters in attendance. The start-up days are an important part of fire […]
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The Board of OneFortyOne Plantations (OFO) has agreed to a feasibility study for the construction and operation of a new particle board mill for the Green Triangle region of south east South Australia. The decision follows a rigorous independent assessment commissioned by the company, and builds on a previous study undertaken by the Association of […]
Two recent incidents where shots were fired in OneFortyOne’s plantations near Mount Gambier and Casterton are of serious concern to the company due to the threat to personal safety associated with illegal shooting. The first incident occurred whilst staff were working in a plantation, and reported hearing and more dangerously, feeling, a very high powered […]
The timber industry is one of the major agricultural industries in the Green Triangle Region. As well as being a green and sustainable industry, it is also progressive and exciting thanks in no small part to the many great advances in technology. Harvesting trees is not simply sending man and machine into the forest to […]