Mühlböck - News in the world of wood drying

Muehlboeck_belt_dryer Non-stop belt drying

Energy efficient and reliable sawdust and wood chip drying is a central topic for many companies when it comes to planning and considering the economic performance of new projects or the replacement of existing drying systems.

Mühlböck CDK built for Delco Forest Products, New Brunswick Mühlböck doubles drying capacity, while improving grade

The commissioning of the first Mühlböck CDK for North America, installed late last year for Delco Forest products of New Brunswick, Canada, has been successfully completed. 

Eurobois Mühlböck Bois Energie / Eurobois France

This year Mühlböck was again represented at the Bois Energie in Nantes and at the Eurobois in Lyon.

KlausTimberCZ (1) Project Klaus Timber, Dvorec (CZ)

Mühlböck has accompanied Klaus Timber from the Czech Republic from the very beginning. As a loyal customer, the drying kiln 606 PRO has been chosen again in 2019.

WoodForce_Logo-1536x444 New salespartner Sweden / Norway

In order to ensure an optimal support for all customers and prospects in Sweden and Norway, we have a new sales partner on board of Mühlböck.

Space-saving drying

Belt dryer makes optimal use of the given space - Mühlböck installed an additional belt dryer at Peter Seppele with the proverbial shoe horn.

University British Columbia University of British Columbia

When it came to renewing the Research kiln for the Wood Science Faculty of the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Professor Dr. Stavros Avramidis knew exactly what he was looking for.

PHOTO-2019-06-12-14-56-12 - Kopie (7) Project Schilliger, Volgelsheim/France

Last week, the Schilliger Bois SAS company in Volgelsheim commissioned 3 1306 PRO drykilns

Zavisha Sawmills Project Zavisha Sawmills/ Alberta Canada

In the spring of 2018 Zavisha Sawmills in Hines Creek, Alberta Canada has increased their drying capacity with two Mühlböck drying kilns with heat recovery system 1306.


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L1030163_final Planning

Our experienced employees combine the wishes of the customers and the conditions on site with the legal requirements in the planning to a successful concept.
The success and the priorities of the customer are at the main focus at anytime.

1_K5-Oberfläche_neu Programming

The K5 control software is always state of the art. The programming of the PLC and the user interface takes place completely at the Eberschwang location. The in-house research and development ensures continuous optimization of the control system and incorporating the customer's wishes into the development is an integral part of the process.


IMG_2942 Construction and production

The experience of 12,500 successful drying kilns worldwide, guarantees high-quality processing through perfected processes, use of first-class industrial components and reliable delivery times worldwide.

DJI_0244 Installation and commisioning

The installation is carried out by a well-trained and experienced team, which understands the local conditions and to assemble the equipment reliably, expertly and in the agreed time. During commissioning, customers are trained both in operating the drying kiln itself and in using the K5 software.

Who is Mühlböck?

Mühlböck is sited in Eberschwang, a small village in Austria.

What began in 1982 with production in the local garage, increased in 1984 to 13 employees, is today a global enterprise with 170 employees. The number is still rising.

Over the years the wood drying technology developed as well.
A small drykiln for a wooden package was the beginning of a success story.
In the meantime Mühlböck sells drykilns for every requirement, whether small or large enterprises, pallets or hardwood.

The range currently includes various systems such as the flexible drykiln Classic for all types of wood, the drykiln type 603, a drykiln of the highest performance class, the progressive kiln for large companies and also the highly efficient systems 1003 and 1306.

The in-house research and development keeps the technology up to date.
The K5 drying management developed and programmed in-house is unrivaled. A drying timetable that is optimally adapted to the customer's needs, numerous assistance functions that provide an overview of the drying processes and the costs, mobile operability of mobile phones or tablets and also a 7-day-a-week service hotline are just some of the many features which the Mühlböck drying management has to offer.
The competence and experience of almost four decades in the wood drying industry make Mühlböck a worldwide known company in the wood industry, which now has a new managing director.

After more than 36 years, the management of the company Mühlböck is now in the hands of the next generation. Kurt Mühlböck, who invested his energy, enthusiasm and ideas over the many years in the company, handed over the operative tasks on 1 July 2018 to his son Richard Mühlböck.
Kurt Mühlböck will continue to be the owner and will keep providing his knowledge and experience to the company.

Innovation, reliability and hard work have successfully taken forward the company for almost four decades.
These values ​​will remain under the new management and will form the basis of the further success of the company. The company Mühlböck is looking forward to a successful future with new projects and exciting challenges.