Recent Research Publications
"The Effect of Customer–Contractor Alignment in Forest Harvesting Services on Contractor Profitability and the Risk for Relationship Breakdown"
“Characterizing Rigging Crew Proximity to Hazards on Cable Logging Operations Using GNSS-RF: Effect of GNSS Positioning Error on Worker Safety Status”
“Forestry Best Management Practices Relationships with Aquatic and Riparian Fauna: A Review”
“Can Biomass Quality Be Preserved through Tarping Comminuted Roadside Biomass Piles?”
“Comparison of productivity and cost depending on slope when forwarding short length logs with small Japanese forwarders”
Adapting Roads To Climate Change
Forest road resources are predicted to be vulnerable to climate change
Morbark Acquires Denis Cimaf & Adds Mulcher Head Attachments To Product Offerings
This provides Morbark with a strong, global mulcher attachment line for future growth
Nine Primary Hazards Of Log Truck Driving
Addressing these hazards will greatly improve the safety of log truck drivers
Tigercat Introduces Their 850 High Volume Roadside Processor
The Tigercat 850 processor is a purpose–built roadside processor
Uniform Type-approval For Timber Trailers For Tractors
EU framework regulations are now available for Kesla trailers used on public roads
Komatsu 845 In A New Outfit For 2021
The Komatsu 845 12-tonne forwarder is a versatile machine that performs well in thinning, but also in lighter final felling
Waratah Announces The Addition Of Mapping Technology To Its Timberritetm H-16 Control System
The new mapping feature provides customers with a new jobsite perspective to increase operational productivity and precision
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.
Future Trends In Truck Design
This Austroads publication gives insight into the way technology is moving with truck transport.