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Sharing data for improved forest protection and monitoring
17 October, 2019
Sharing data for improved forest protection and monitoring
Although the mapping of aboveground biomass is now possible with satellite remote sensing, these maps still have to be calibrated and validated using on-site data gathered by researchers across the world. IIASA contributed to the establishment of a new global database... read more
John Deere Announces New Forestry Swing Machine Options
16 October, 2019
John Deere
Utilizing invaluable customer feedback, John Deere is rolling out increased options on its G-Series forestry swing machines, to help lower daily operating costs, boost productivity, and increase uptime. New updates, including improvements to the machine design... read more
Tigercat releases 1165 wheel harvester
16 October, 2019
Tiger cat
The 1165 is a mid-sized harvester well suited for thinning, selective cut and final fell applications. With strong swing and leveling capabilities that exceed the competition, the 1165 is well suited for steep slopes. The machine is available in both six-wheel and eight-wheel drive configurations.   read more
3D-printing breakthrough for printing wooden products
1 October, 2019
3D printing
Several years ago, we heard how scientists from Sweden's Chalmers University had created a 3D-printing medium made from wood fibre. Now, they've developed a new method of printing with it, producing solid material with the structure and qualities of natural wood. read more
The New Little
29 August, 2019
Komptech
The new Axtor 4510 rounds out the proven Axtor series at the bottom end. Like its big brothers the Axtor 6010 and 8012, this new machine can shred as well as chip, and is designed for wood and green cuttings. In shredder mode with free-swinging teeth it makes composting material. read more
New John Deere 910G and 1010G Forwarders Offer Maximum Power In A Compact Size
18 July, 2019
john deere
Agile and versatile, the new John Deere 910G and 1010G Forwarders provide loggers with a reliable solution designed with their needs in mind. Equipped with ultra-comfortable cabs and available with a variety of boom, load space, axle and cabin options. read more
HPE Africa attended 2019 Focus on Forestry Conference in conjunction with HinTech Manufacturing
3 July, 2019
HPE Africa
HPE Africa showcased a Hyundai R220LC-9S excavator - converted by Hintech Manufacturing into a versatile HT shovel yarder - at the 2019 Focus on Forestry Conference, held in White River recently."This tough machine, known for safe and efficient operation in applications with steep terrain. read more
MaxiVision Take production planning to a whole new level
2 July, 2019
Komatsu
MaxiVision helps you to visualise the state and conditions of the forest, both today and tomorrow. Different map views provide you with data about ground conditions and the rest of the team's production enabling you to plan your work as efficiently as possible and with minimal forest impact. read more
KESLA’s most popular head for thinning, 18RH-II, renewed
2 July, 2019
Kesla
The extensive KESLA range covers both roller and stroke harvester heads for profession-als, from small thinning heads up to heavy-duty heads for clear cuttings and processing at landings. On SkogsElmia, KESLA displays the 18RH-II, 25RH-II, 27RH-II and 30RH-II roller models. read more
Continued demand for TAKRAF Africa’s range of technologies from across the commodity spectrum
26 June, 2019
Continued demand for TAKRAF Africa’s range of technologies from across the commodity spectrum
Key equipment supplier, TAKRAF Africa, part of the global Tenova TAKRAF group, is handing over a complete woodchip conveying package as part of an expansion to a specialized cellulose production facility in South Africa. read more

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