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The Tigercat 570 harvesting head is now available with a fixed wrist for applications where positive control for felling and processing is required. The 570 fixed head design combines two proven technologies – the Tigercat 570 harvesting head and the Tigercat 340 degree wrist.

Salvamac will be present with substantial new elements at the next edition of Holz-Handwerk, which will be held in Nuremberg, Germany, from 12 to 15 July. In the spotlight will be the new version of the “SalvaPush 2000” optimizing saw for the world of door and window frames, equipped with devices and aggregates desig...

The timber industry company Setra is the first business in Sweden to offer a new moisture protection for frames made from cross-laminated timber. The Wetguard200SA moisture protection consists of an advanced membrane that allows the wooden frame to breathe and releases moisture in the vapor phase, while at the same tim...

Klabin, the largest producer and exporter of paper packaging and packaging paper in Brazil, in partnership with Ponsse, the Finnish manufacturer of forest harvesting equipment, developed a pioneering forestry machine named Harbunk.

Holtec is developing its own app and will in future bundle all services under the tool: HOLTEC mobile services.

Valmet launches Valmet Mobile Maintenance application to make maintenance data available at any time and to create smoother workflows in mill maintenance operations. The application is designed to streamline the maintenance personnel’s and production operators’ work.

Ponsse launches new products to improve productivity in sustainable harvesting. The PONSSE Scorpion Giant harvester and the PONSSE Mammoth forwarder respond to the highest requirements of modern forestry both in terms of ergonomics and productivity.

Valmet launches a new polyurethane roll cover, Valmet Press Roll Cover PL for tissue industry. The roll cover’s wear-resistant material and adaptive structure are developed to cope with the harsh operating conditions in tissue production, thus leading to longer lifetime of roll cover and energy savings.

As a part of Tigercat's overall strategy to provide end-to-end CTL harvesting systems, the company has released the new 534 harvesting head. The 534 is a three-wheel drive head with a triangulated wheel arm design.

Georgia-Pacific has officially opened new facilities in McDonough, Georgia and Jonestown, Pennsylvania to produce an innovative, recyclable paper padded mailer. Georgia-Pacific expanded manufacturing capacity for its curbside recyclable padded mailers by 350%.