Logic FSL

Who we are

Logic Forest Solutions Ltd (Logic FSL) was formed in 1999 primarily for the provision of harvest planning, road engineering and harvest management and associated services to the forest industry. We have continued to build on our expertise providing a full range of engineering and forest management services to clients nationwide.

The adoption of new technology in order to increase accuracy, decrease cost and increase production is key in the development of Logic’s business. We have a diverse skill set and vast experience which we tailor to suit a wide range of customers.

We are a small, hard working team, dedicated to doing a great job…

Our Team

Richard Smith

Richard Smith

Managing Director
Dip Ag, NZCF

Having worked in all aspects of the New Zealand Forest Industry for over 30 years, Richard is well known and respected nationwide.

Core Competencies Include:

  • Harvest planning
  • Log sales & marketing
  • Engineering & road design
  • Project management
  • Forest management
  • Harvest & operational management
  • Road/walking track engineering & design

 

Ben Williams

Ben Williams

Director/Operations Manager
Dip Forest Management, B Comm

Ben's experience covers a wide range of forestry operations and is an excellent problem solver and communicator.  He currently specialises in Woodlot Harvest Management.  

 Core competencies include:

  • Harvest management
  • Harvest planning & engineering
  • Log sales & marketing
  • Forest Management
  • Health & safety
  • Environmental
  • Forest road construction
  • Establishment & silviculture
  • Project management
Matt Main

Matt Main

Director/Technical Operations Manager

Matt has vast experience as a technical forester – in all aspects of forest operations.

Core Competencies Include:

  • Road engineering & design
  • GIS & mapping
  • Drone & aerial data collection
  • Harvest & road construction management
  • Forest mensuration
  • Forest data collection
  • Establishment & silviculture
  • Project management

 

 

Mark Lumsden

Mark Lumsden

Environmental Compliance Manager

BSc

With many years' experience in environmental resource management in a Regional Council arena, Mark specialises in resource consent/NES-PF applications and environmental compliance and monitoring.

Core competencies include:

  • Environmental compliance & systems management
  • Resource consent and NES-PF applications
  • Harvest planning & engineering
  • Forestry operations management
  • Field data collection
Dean Aitcheson

Dean Aitcheson

Forest Operations Co-ordinator

Dean's passion for forestry saw him enter the industry at a young age and has since worked through all facets; from planting to port.

Core competencies include:

  • Forest establishment & silviculture
  • Woodlot harvest management
  • Forest roading supervision
  • Harvesting logistics
  • Harvest planning
Jessie Bourke

Jessie Bourke

Health & Safety/Compliance Manager

BHSc (Hons)

Jess has a background in risk management and emergency medical logistics. She has a passion for education and engagement regarding all things health, safety and wellbeing in the workplace.

Core competencies include:

  • Logic Health & Safety management
  • Tailored Health & Safety support for Contractors
  • Implement Health & Safety systems for external businesses
  • Health & Safety Audits
  • Administration
  • Field Data Collection

 

Madeleine Teneti

Madeleine Teneti

Office Manager

Madeleine is a skilled accounts administrator with a strong background in administration particularly in a small business environment.

  • Administration
  • Accounts
  • HR Management
  • Systems improvement
  • Business development
  • Field Data Collection
  • GIS mapping