Custom Shop

We also produce customised feed rollers according to your specific needs.

So, if any existing solution does not meet your requirements, you are just a few clicks away from having it!

Contact our Custom Shop team for any kind of modification needed to your feed rollers and let’s do it!

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About us


Welcome to Balmec: Excellence in Forestry Machinery Parts

Discover the world of Balmec, where exceptional forestry machinery parts are crafted using special steels from our partner, SSAB. We specialize in a comprehensive range of products such as feed rollers, delimbing knives, roller arms, hydraulic cylinders, crane racks, and measuring wheels.

Our commitment to quality and innovation serves renowned brands like John Deere, Ponsse, Komatsu, Kesla, Rottne, Log Max, Waratah, and SP.

Join us in exploring our story, where each product showcases our dedication to advancing forestry machinery with superior durability and performance.

Balmec also specializes in custom harvester head parts like feed rollers, delimbing knives, and measuring wheels, tailored to your unique specifications for optimal performance. Custom order
  • 2007

    Company called Metsavennad Grupp gets registered. The aim is to offer forestry machine operator services and most basic assistance for harvesters. For an example: chain sharpening, hose service, repair weldings etc.

    One of the founders of Metsavennad Grupp and later Balmec, Siim Soomägi.
  • 2008

    First feed rollers are produced. Fortunately we got those back from our good customer after (about) 13 000 working hours. We managed to make the deal when he came back to get a new pair for his John Deere 745 harvester head.

    Export sales starts to Poland and Sweden as first official Balmec reseller agreements are made with Saltus Serwis S.C. and Stigs Maskin AB

    The very first Balmec feed rollers ever made - this is how they look after 13 000 working hours.
  • 2010

    A brand new company called Balmec Forest OÜ and Trade Mark “Balmec” are registered. The aim is to build up our own reseller network so more customers could get our products as fast as possible.

    Export sales starts to Latvia and Lithuania.

    This is how our very first logo design looked back in 2010.
  • 2011

    Close co-operation with our main steel supplier SSAB leads to Balmec’s very first delimbing knives. They are designed for John Deere 758HD harvester head and because of several improvements in construction, we sometimes see them running even today (after “who-knows-how-many-working-hours”)

    John Deere Forestry starts to sell all of our products through its retail network across Europe. First sales are also made to Russia and Brazil.

  • 2014

    Balmec buys a part of old peat producing factory founded in 1938. Entire production and machinery is moved from two rental locations in Pärnu, 30km outside of city – a small village named Tootsi. As the facility is really old, a lot of construction work and renovation needs to be done. This remains a challenge even today as we always want something to be better in the factory.

    First official reseller in Australia.

    Sky view to factory's main building in 2014, shortly after moving the entire production to a small village named Tootsi, about 30km outside Pärnu.
  • 2015

    Due to continuous investments in modern CNC-machinery, new product lines are introduced: feed roller arms, various top knives, chain catchers and more. In autumn we launched a whole series of track accessories – some of the top selling products even today.

  • 2016

    After countless profile tests Balmec SC-type lenght measuring wheel is released to serial production. Model range covers all of the most common harvester heads and is updated monthly. It’s the first measuring wheel that can handle even loose bark without the need to measure same log several times. Productivity increase is that simple.

    Balmec SC-type lenght measuring wheel for John Deere H480C harvester head. A picture so common today on different harvester heads.
  • 2018

    Balmec produces feed roller number 10 000. It was made for Log Max 6000 harvester head and the roller was shipped to Canada.

  • 2019

    After great success from the test period, serial production of eucalyptus debarking rollers begin. First models are designed for John Deere, Komatsu and Log Max harvester heads but we’ve got even more coming.

    Balmec debarking feed rollers on John Deere 758HD harvester head.

Become a reseller

You run your own business or an online shop based on spare parts and service for professional forest machines?
Want to increase the sales margin and offer better solutions for your clients? Contact us and become a Balmec reseller!

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