Komatsu Forest Begins Detailed Planning On Its “future-proof Factory”
Komatsu Forest in Umeå is implementing one of the largest investments in industrial Sweden right now
Peterson Introduce Their 1700d Horizontal Grinder
The new 1700D is smaller and lighter than Petersons other grinder’s
Peterson Introduces The 1710d Horizontal Grinder To Their Product Line
Peterson is an Oregon based manufacturer of horizontal grinders, drum and disc chippers, blower trucks, and screens
Tigercat Permits Eco-friendly Material Reduction With The New 6050 Carbonator
The 6050 carbonator reduces wood debris volume onsite
A New Comprehensive Fao Guide For Occupational Safety And Health In Forest Harvesting And Silviculture Is Available
The compendium, free for download, is aimed at practitioners and instructors
Research Results - Tare Weight Impact On Transportation Efficiencies
This research looked at how the tare weight of timber transport trucks affected their operational efficiencies.
Tractive Systems For Harvesting - Tracks Versus Wheels?
This table provides a comparison of these two tractive methods for harvesting equipment.
Log Transport - Extra Long Log Haulage Rig Tested Successfully
A 30 metre (98 ft), 66 tonne payload log truck can deliver 20% improved fuel consumption.
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.