Wheeled Harvesters: What Were The Design Reasons Behind Parts Of The Nordic Harvester?
A research publication from the late 1990’s supplies valuable information on Cut-To-Length logging systems.
Logging Costs - Calculate Your Machine And System Rates
The USDA Forest Service has three machine and system costing models free for download from the web.
Logging Safety - Timber Harvesting Safety Manual
This manual provides valuable information for the safe operation of ground-based logging systems.
Logging Research - Comparing Soil Erosion Of Cable Yarders And Tracked Cable Skidders
The potential for soil erosion was evaluated in this research carried out in the Appalachian Region of Virginia, USA.
Research Results - Stream Crossings And Water Quality
Different stream crossings can affect water quality in different ways. This research examined various stream crossings during different operational activities.
Log Transport - Heavy Vehicle Configurations And Resource Roads
This technical note provides information on the suitability of certain vehicle configurations for forestry roads.
New Biomass Logging Products - Chipping On Narrow Forest Roads
Komptech has produced a truck-mounted chipper that processes biomass in confined areas.
Logging Research - Formec Forest Engineering Research Papers Published
Logging mechanisation knowledge has taken a great step forward with the publishing of relevant and practical research papers in the latest issue of the Croatian Journal of Forest Engineering.
Fuel Consumption Of Log Haulage Versus General Freight
This COFORD Connects publication sheds some light on how log transport fuel consumption compares to general haulage.
Comparing The Costs Of Different Systems To Transport Stump Wood
A research bulletin produced as part of the Forest Power project examined stump wood transport.