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Dezember 8, 2017

Rottne launches RK 105 crane for Rottne F10 and F11

Rottne presents RK 105 – a genuine innovation on the crane side for the forwarders Rottne F10 and Rottne F11, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.“It is a crane with significant differences compared to its predecessor RK 85,” says Filip Wirbladh, designer at Rottne I...
Dezember 8, 2017

Koskitukki appoints Ville Parkkinen as Director of Wood Supply and Bioenergy

Ville Parkkinen, Master of Science in Agriculture and Forestry, will take on the role of Director of Wood Supply and Bioenergy at Koskitukki, and he will also join the Executive Team, as Koskisen said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Parkkinen joins Koskitukki from UPM Kymmene Metsä,...
Dezember 6, 2017

Södra introduces new measurement technology for timber stacks at Värö mill in Sweden

The measuring station at Värö will be the first at Södra to introduce new technology for measuring timber stack volumes on trucks. The new method is based on automated volume measurement using laser technology, developed by Swedish company, Mabema AB.Introduction of the new technology will also invo...
November 22, 2017

Sweden’s stock volumes of coniferous sawlogs, pulpwood and wood chips decreased by 18%

In the autumn, Sweden's stock volumes are lower and this year they have been especially small. The total stocks of coniferous saw logs, pulpwood and wood chips were estimated to 6.3 million cubic meters of September 30, 2017. This is a decrease by 18% compared with the same time last year, as Swedis...
November 22, 2017

In August pulplog inventories in US Northwest reaching lowest level since 2Q 2014 because of unusually long fire season

Overshadowed by BC’s unprecedented wildfire season, the US states of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and Montana also experienced a significant and disruptive wildfire year, reports the North American Wood Fiber Review. By early September, almost two million acres of forest and rangeland had burned in th...