Bicycling in the Woods

Four Generations of Timber

​2006 - Starting out in specialised timber supply, Halswell Timber Nelson Ltd was founded by Peter and Barbara Stuart, with the energy of son and daughter duo Matthew and  Alice Stuart. 


2012 - Jason and Alice Douglas bought the business and continued expanding machining capabilities. 


2015 - Russ Sawmilling in Appleby was purchased, adding to supply chain control.


2016 - A move from Tahunanui to Richmond, brought with it the additional product lines of GluLam, LVL, H3.1 LOSP Treatment; giving way to the HTL branded trade name, focused on supplying merchant trade stores across NZ with Specialised engineered wood products.