Hard work, commitment pay off for Caudill Chipping

Brutal Weather is No Match for Ohio Company’s Family Effort

For Caudill Chipping, a non-stop deluge during the spring of 2011 plagued them to such a degree that, for a while, it looked as if a job they were working might never get done. Today, the region has dried out, and Caudill Chipping has moved on to new tracts. But not without realizing that, working as a single unit, even the toughest jobs—in the worst possible weather—can get done.

Halley Timber's 40/36 Whole Tree Chipper

Redefining Chipper Maintenance

Prepared to do a regular hours-based replacement of an existing chipper, Halley Timber took delivery of a newly redesigned Morbark 40/36 chipper and quickly became proponents of that unit’s capabilities. More importantly, however, they were able to confirm what the company had touted during the sale: the new unit’s drum—called the Advantage 3 high-performance chipping drum—yielded a dramatic reduction in maintenance-related downtime and wear part costs.