Hydrostatic Transmission In Trucks?
MAN has introduced the HydroDrive to increase traction for off-road applications such as roads construction or log haulage.
New Publication - Timber Transport Best Practice Guide
The Timber Transport Forum of the UK has produced a guide to minimise the impact of timber traffic on roads and neighbouring communities.
Forest Roads - Crusher Buckets From Mb Make Onsite Material Processing Easier
Eliminate the problems associated with over-size material with this excavator mounted crusher.
Forest Road Maintenance - Selecting Dust Suppressants And Stabilisers
FPInnovations has released a handbook to help assist with the selection of dust suppressants and stabilisers.
Forest Roads - Tool For Estimating Road Costs
Virginia Tech has produced a tool to calculate the costs of road construction, maintenance, and closure of forest roads and skid trails.
Logging And Road Best Management Practices Manual For Protecting Water Quality
The Maine Department of Conservation – Forest Service has a free-for-download publication that recommends best practices for protecting water quality in forests.
Research Results - Volume Losses Of Eight Clearfell Logging Systems Operating In Pine
Determining The Fuel Consumption Of A Log Truck Equipped With Automated Transmission
Examining The Productivity And Costs Of Harvesting Roadside Biomass Residues On Steep Terrain
Processing logging residues at a centralised yard and at the landing site was compared.
Understanding Vehicle And Human Vibration Due To Road Conditions
Logging truck drivers have been found to have spinal compression stress when trucks pass over severe road damage.