SPRETIMB Timber Sorting and Packeting


SPRETIMB covers all customisable automation and measurement components for timber sorting and packeting, which guarantees an optimised process flow.



  • Wide range of measuring systems for longitudinal and transverse conveying
  • Just-in-time data (comprehensive information about production and plant state)
  • Optimised sequences of machine motions in consideration of the continuity of the manufacturing process
  • Positioning control and trimmer triggering
  • Open system architecture for automatic quality detection systems in the future
  • High-capacity packeting systems (also available as stand-alone systems)
  • Continuous data connection to the superior master control level and to feeding and transporting systems as well as to storage logistics
  • Continuous and interactive system visualisation
  • Global integration of control, drive and servo engineering
  • SPRECON real-time computer for all time-critical tasks such as trimmer control, speed-optimised flap control etc. for conveying speeds up to 250 boards per minute
  • Teleservice
  • 24 hrs service


Especially for the area of timber sorting and packeting, Sprecher Automation offers a highly developed electronic measuring and control system. TIMBER CONTROL includes all essential electronic measuring, control and data processing components for automatic timber processing systems.