Passion for Timber

Czech Republic


Shuttering panels

Close to the German border is located the Czech city of Trhanov, where the tradition of the timber processing goes back to the 19th century. Today the Pfeifer plant of Trhanov has become one of the worldwide largest producers of shuttering panels with a production capacity of 2 millions m².

A wide range

The product range includes a wide selection of various types of shuttering panels in various sizes. Most of the panels are deliverable at any time. The Pfeifer saw mills in Kundl, Lauterbach and Unterbernbach ensure the supply of production with sawn timber.

Product fields and yearly capacities in Trhanov


Pfeifer Holz s.r.o.
Trhanov 72
CZ-34533 Trhanov

Tel. +420 379414013
UID: CZ45349711



Yearly capacities:
Solid wood panels: 2 millions m²
Pellets: 25,000 tonnes

Production at the plant since 1971
Employees: 130

19th century:
The origin

Various small saws establish themselves in the 19th century in the South-East of the Upper Palatinate forest around Trhanov.

With full steam

A steam saw is
built as a state company.

New business field

A modernisation process has as its consequence the construction of frame saws and the start of a carpentry company.


In Trhanov begins the production of
Wooden huts and garden houses.

The begin of a new era

With the arrival of the Anton Heggenstaller company also the product line is changed. The production of shuttering panels sounds the bell of a new era.

Welcome to Pfeifer

The production plants in Trhanov are acquired by the Pfeifer Group.

Extended product range

Pfeifer starts the production of timber pellets.

Ident.-Nr.: 45349711 // UID-Nr.: CZ45349711 // Bezirksgericht Pilsen, Abt. C, Nr. 2244

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