Industry Information - Crc For Forestry
CRC for Forestry is an Australian national research consortium with its headquarters in Hobart, Tasmania. It has a strong Forest Engineering component through one of its research programmes.
Strong Earthquake Disrupts Forest Products Industry In Chile
On 27 February at 3:34 am, an earthquake measuring 8.8 on the Richter scale struck the central-south area of Chile. Following the earthquake a tsunami hit the coastline in the area. Chile has a very significant forest industry and the objective of this article is to give some insight on how forestry was impacted, and how they are recovering after the devastating event.
Research Results - Productivity Of Stump Harvesting For Fuel
Trying to find wood to use as an energy source is becoming more challenging. One potential source is stump wood. This article looks at the productivity of the equipment used in the harvesting of stump wood.
Timber Haulier Driver Training
Free driver training material is available off the web.
Future Trends In Truck Design
This Austroads publication gives insight into the way technology is moving with truck transport.
New Publication - Timber Transport Best Practice Guide
The Timber Transport Forum of the UK has produced a guide to minimise the impact of timber traffic on roads and neighbouring communities.
Forest Biomass Use - Encyclopaedia Of Southern Bioenergy
This comprehensive website contains information on the entire forest bioenergy supply chain.
Road And Rail Transport - Which Transport Mode Is Greener?
Inbound Logistics discusses trends in road and rail freight transport.
New Products - Integrated Flail Delimber/debarker And Disc Chipper From Cbi
CBI has entered the full-tree processing market with a new, high production machine.
Australia Shock As Crc For Forestry Loses Federal Government Funding
Logging-on was very disappointed to hear that the CRC for Forestry was unsuccessful in their funding extension bid.