Forestry & Paper Applications

The forestry, timber, and paper industries rely heavily on large conveying equipment that requires chain strength and wear-life. Drives® Chain by Timken can provide the strength and support necessary to keep your equipment running and your operations moving forward.

Industry-Leading Chain Solutions

Drives® produces industry-leading Precision Roller Chain and Engineered Class conveyor chains for the forestry and paper industries. These tough applications require chain that is built to the strictest quality standards ever established. The advanced engineering knowledge and experience of the expert Drives team ensures maximum strength and optimum performance while setting the standard for quality in this industry.


Processing timber poses unique challenges. Our engineers work hard to design and build chain that can handle the harsh environment that exists in these demanding applications. For example, conveyors requiring matching of eight to ten strands of chain for the optical and cutting processes.

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