Watch Hiland Wood's High-Tech Tool Grinding

By Karen Koenig | Posted: 10/08/2013 10:32AM


Components manufacturer Hiland Wood Products has invested in technology to help grow its productivity and profitability. At the 130,000-square-foot facility, capabilities include rough mill, panel layup, moulding, door and drawer production and finishing.

The company recently invested in a Schneeberger 5-axis CNC grinder to produce tooling for its hundreds of profiled knife sets.

Read more about Hiland Wood Products and its sister-firm, Schrock's of Walnut Creek cabinet company.

Hiland Wood Products was one of eight woodworking facilities recently toured as part of the 2013 Wood Component Manufacturers Association's annual Conference and Plant Tour Event in September.


About the Author

Karen M. Koenig

Karen M. Koenig has more than 25 years of experience in the woodworking industry, including visits to wood products manufacturing facilities throughout North America, Europe and Asia. As Editor-in-Chief of Woodworking Network magazine (formerly Wood & Wood Products), Karen’s primary responsibilities include spearheading the writing, editing and coordinating of the editorial content of the publication, along with the Red Book resource guide and the Red Book online source and supply directory ( She is also a frequent contributor to other Woodworking Network online and print media. She can be reached at or Google+.

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