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.
Log Transport - New Long Lasting Steering Tyres From Michelin
The new Michelin XZA3 steering tyre guarantees at least 30% more mileage.
Logging Safety - Timber Harvesting Safety Manual
This manual provides valuable information for the safe operation of ground-based logging systems.
Log Transport - Heavy Vehicle Configurations And Resource Roads
This technical note provides information on the suitability of certain vehicle configurations for forestry roads.
Interesting Information - Reduce Your Diesel Consumption And Sell The Carbon Offset!
The Carbon Offset Aggregation Cooperative (COAC) will assist machine owners reduce fuel consumption, and then sell the resultant carbon offsets.
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.
Log Transport And Logging Residue Reports Available From Skogforsk
The articles include using harvesters to map the location of logging residues, and new timber trucks with lower emissions and costs.
New Harvester At Work On Steep Slopes
New Zealand’s Future Forests Research is making good progress with their new steep slope machine.
New Publication On Forest Harvesting Practices In Virginia
Background is provided on Virginia’s logging operations, including production levels of certain operations.