Hurricane Juan cut a damaging path through Nova
Scotia and has left woodlot owners scrambling to clean up and salvage
keeps harvest operations flexible
Ontario's Louken Logging keeps its operation flexible, doing both
tree-length and cut-t0-length harvesting and with a variety of
Hayes Forest Services has built up a strong
maintenance support system for the demanding pursuit of heli-logging
in British Columbia
chipping into the woods
Daishowa-Marubeni is expecting to save big
dollars by moving into in-the-woods chipping in Alberta.
Daaquam stays a
Quebec-based Daaquam Lumber has remained a low
cost producer by carrying out ongoing upgrades, including a recent
upgrade to the planer.
with Deere loading
Ainsworth Lumber is cutting unloading time at its OSB mill by using a
massive new John Deere loader.
bundling for power
Timberjack is introducing a mobile wood
slasher compactor, which produces bundled slash for power generation.
Selecting the right cut-to-length equipment
Industry consultant Tim White provides some solid advice for those
looking to make the investment in cut-to-length equipment
New Cat hoe
chucker for Cattermole
Cattermole Timber did its homework before
selecting Cat's new 330C machine to do hoe chucking and loading, but
all that has now paid off with the productive machine.
husband and wife team of David and Sue Millson take it all on in the
forest, from growing seedlings through to overseeing harvesting
A summary from a variety of Suppliers of the
latest Debarking equipment.
Conference: Continues to Evolve
The residual wood sector of
the forest industry continues to develop and grow, the the recent
Residual Wood Conference reflecting these changes and developments.