Logging Research Results - Comparing Crawler Tractors And Rubber-tyred Mini-skidders In Alpine Logging Operations
Researchers examined the feasibility of alternative extraction techniques to reduce costs, improve safety and protect the environment.
Tigercats 604c Cable Skidder And 610c Grapple Skidder Get Turnaround Seats.
Tigercat’s industry leading skidder seats are now available on all of their skidders.
John Deere Introduces New Axle And Grapple Options For Certain Skidders
The 648H and 748H can now be fitted with larger grapples and heavy duty axles.
John Deere Celebrates 50 Years Of Skidder Manufacturing
John Deere’s first skidder was introduced in 1965.
John Deere Launches Their New Swing Machines Into The Market
The new 3154/3156G and 3754/3756G swing machines have a number of new features.
John Deere Updates Their Timbernav Mapping Solution For Skidders And Feller Bunchers
This involves the integration of internet-enabled wireless data transfer, remote display access capabilities, and location history viewing of other JDLink-enabled machines.
New Research Results - How Do Timber Harvesting Guidelines Affect The Productivity Of Logging Machines?
Timber harvesting guidelines are often developed and implemented to protect environmental values and maintain site productivity. This research investigated the affects of these harvesting guidelines on the productivity of felling and skidding machines.
Using On-board Computers To Increase Skidding Productivity
The usefulness of on-board computers to improve skidding operations was determined.
Biomass Research - Logging Residue Volumes And Characteristics
This research aimed to quantify the logging residues remaining after full tree partial harvesting.
Newsflash - What's Happening In Forest Engineering?
Fecon produces a new mulching tractor
Trelleborg launches a new forestry tire size