The 39th East Coast Sawmill, Logging, and Pallet Equipment Exposition Set to Showcase Global Forest

By: Virginia Forest Products Association  |   Lesley Moseley  |   Published  804-737-5625

Doswell, VA will host the premier event for the forestry industry on April 12-13, 2024, with East Coast Sawmill, Logging, and Pallet Equipment Exposition taking center stage. This two-day extravaganza, hosted by the Virginia Forest Products Association and the Cooperative Extension Service at Virginia Tech, promises to be a dynamic platform where industry professionals, manufacturers, and enthusiasts converge to explore cutting-edge technologies and trends shaping the future of the forest products sector.

EXPO Richmond will be held at Meadow Event Park, providing a spacious and state-of-the-art setting for the anticipated gathering of hundreds of exhibitors from around the world. Attendees can expect a comprehensive showcase of the latest equipment, machinery, and innovations related to sawmilling, logging, and pallet manufacturing.

Key Highlights:
1. Global Participation: EXPO Richmond will feature exhibitors from various corners of the globe, offering a unique opportunity for attendees to witness the diversity of forest products technologies and solutions.

2. Cutting-Edge Technology: Industry leaders will unveil their latest advancements in sawmill machinery, logging equipment, and pallet manufacturing technology. From automated sawing solutions to sustainable logging practices, the EXPO will highlight innovations that are shaping the future of the industry.

3. Educational Seminars: In addition to the exhibition, attendees can participate in educational seminars and workshops led by experts in the field. Topics will include hardwood lumber grading, pallet design, and lumber drying practices for small operators.

4. Networking Opportunities: EXPO Richmond provides an ideal platform for networking, fostering collaborations, and building valuable connections within the forest products industry. Attendees will have the chance to engage with professionals, exhibitors, and industry influencers.

5. Live Demonstrations: Witness live demonstrations of state-of-the-art machinery and equipment, showcasing their efficiency and capabilities. Manufacturers will provide insights into the operation and benefits of their products.

6.Weiler Loader Contest: Watch operators show off their speed, agility and accuracy in the Weiler Loader Contest to benefit Log A Load for Kids. Log A Load for Kids is an annual campaign which began in 1988 when loggers and others in the forest products community donated the value of a load of logs to their local CMN hospital. Today, Log A Load is a leader in CMN Hospitals’ fundraising, raising more than $2 million annually through golf tournaments, fishing events, dinners, truck loads of log donations and other events.

The East Coast Sawmill, Logging, and Pallet Equipment Exposition is a must-attend event for anyone involved in the forest products industry. Whether you are a seasoned professional, an aspiring entrepreneur, or a technology enthusiast, this EXPO offers a unique opportunity to stay ahead of the curve in the rapidly evolving world of forestry.
To register for the event or for more information, please visit

For media inquiries, please contact:
Lesley Moseley
Executive Director
Virginia Forest Products Association
(804) 389-0787
[email protected]

More from

Dyna Adds Nolts Power Equipment As A Dealer For Vortex Chippers
Opticom Tech Releases Upgraded Cc04 Industrial Camera With 5Mp Resolution And Ai Capabilities
Wood-Mizer Introduces The Mp280 4-Sided Planer/Moulder
Three-Day 86Th Annual Oregon Logging Conference A Resounding Success
Contact Us
  • Toll Free & Canada: (800) 477-7606
  • Direct & International: (931)381-1638
  • Location: 2508 Pillow Dr. Columbia, TN 38401
Copyright © 2020 - All Rights Reserved