Frequently Asked Questions

What is Timbeter?

Timbeter is an innovative mobile-device-based solution that enables quick, accurate, effective and transparent measurement of timber.

This digital data exchange can be utilised for management of the entire supply chain. All the required data (volume, number of logs, log diameters, location) are available in digital form, reducing human error and enabling quick reporting and data processing.

Timbeter is making the forestry sector more profitable, efficient and transparent.

Who can benefit from using Timbeter?

Timbeter is useful for anyone who deals with timber log measurement:

  • Sawmills
  • Manufacturers
  • Forest owners
  • Firewood manufacturers
  • Transportation companies
  • Forestry employees
What do I need to do?

Click on the ‘Sign up’ button. After signing up and adding your company details, download the app on iOS or Android and then watch the short tutorial. Then take your first picture, adding in the log pile details. Remeasure if required, then send and share your measurements with others. For that, follow the instructions in the app.

How much does it cost?

You can use 10 free pictures. You can choose either the monthly based subscription or picture-based packages depending on the usage. Monthly subscription includes the superior storage features that are giving real-time active storage status and are helpful for reporting and logistics.

Where do I download the app?

You can download Timbeter either on Android or iOS (Apple).

What computer/devices do I need?

Timbeter does not require any local hardware, only a Android or iOS smart device (mobile phone or tablet). Timbeter works on any computer and on any modern browser.

Does it work anywhere in the world?

Yes, but since different countries have their own standards of measuring timber, then if you do not find your formula or standard of measuring in our platform, then do reach out to us.

What languages is Timbeter available in?

Timbeter is available in 11 languages - English, French, German, Spanish, Russian, Portuguese, Chinese, Lithuanian, Latvian, Polish and Estonian.

 

Is Timbeter faster and cheaper than manual log measuring?

Yes, very much so. Each pile of logs can be measured for pile density, log diameters, and the number of logs in 3 minutes or less - saving the measurer not only time saved, but obtaining accurate measurements to get a better price for your timber logs.

How quick is Timbeter?

It takes on average 3 minutes to make a measurement. In comparison, to measure one pile log-by-log can take up to 45 minutes.

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