Interesting Information - Tips For Using Harvesters And Processors More Efficiently - Part 1
Here are some simple techniques to increase productivity, reduce fuel consumption and minimise wear and tear on the carrier and processing equipment.
Safety In Forestry Harvesting And Haulage
This WorkSafe Victoria publication provides practical information on safety risk management.
Forest Engineering / Logging Handbook - A Must Read For The Forester
An updated handbook is on the market, titled “An introduction to forest operations and technology”.
New Publication - Ground Based Harvesting Handbook
The South African Ground Based Harvesting Handbook will appeal to all loggers and students foresters, contractors and students.
Road Publications - Coford Forest Road Manual
Guidelines for the design, construction and management of forest roads.
Interesting Information - Safety Technical Notes And Risk Assessments
These very useful free for download guides, cover the entire spectrum of forestry activities.
Newsflash - What's Happening In Forest Engineering?
Waratah builds their 1,500th 622B harvester head.
Bell Equipment founder passes on.
Tub grinder operation and safety video from Vermeer.
Interactive map to provide a global overview of biofuel development.
Cargotec to build a Euro 35 million Technology and Competence Centre in Tampere, Finland.
Precision Forestry in Advance Symposium – South Australia - 27 to 28 March 2012.
New Logging Book - Working In Harvesting Teams
This comprehensive publication by Per-Erik Persson should be on the bookshelf of all harvesting foresters and contractors using CTL systems.
Logging Videos - Safety Videos For Falling And Bucking
WorkeSafeBC has produced a series of 6 videos that help mitigate the safety risks associated with felling and bucking.
Logging Tools - Computer Cost Tools For Logging Planning And Analysis
The US Forest Service provides Excel and web-based tools for various forest engineering operations.