Wood Waste Related Machinery and Equipment,
and Woodworking Machinery, Tooling and Abrasives




About Us

THE RAM GROUP, INC. was formed in 1993 by rob Martin, with a focus on providing complete turnkey solutions for wood waste utilization. After working as the national sales manager for the importer of a German built wood shredder from 1989 until 1993, Rob recognized the opportunity of selling not just wood shredders, but also the ancillary equipment required for complete answers in solving wood waste problems facing the woodworking industry.


The flagship line of wood waste equipment offered by THE RAM GROUP is the complete line-up of SCAN HUGGER machinery, which is manufactured in Denmark. The SCAN HUGGER trademark is immediately recognized for its standard in engineering and innovation among all shredders sold worldwide. As leaders in the industry, THE RAM GROUP and SCAN HUGGER strive to provide customers with machines and service that provide the day in, day out dependability customers have come to expect.

THE RAM GROUP has been the exclusive importer of SCAN HUGGER Wood Chippers, Shredders, and Guillotines since 1993.


THE RAM GROUP is also now involved in the burning and gasification of wood fuel for plant heat, conversion to power, and also for kilns.


THE RAM GROUP has furnished equipment to customers in Canada, North America, Mexico, and South America.


When it comes to shredding or chipping wood scrap, pneumatic or mechanical material handling, dust collection, spark detection, or burning of your wood fuel, THE RAM GROUP will provide you with a dependable, economical solution.


THE RAM GROUP also represents various manufacturers of general woodworking machinery, tooling, supplies, and abrasives.


These lines are handled either out of the Chicago office of Rob Martin (708-301-0660) or the Wisconsin office of Frank Saphos (608-751-3323).