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PONSSE Awarded Red Dot Product Design For Scorpion Cabin

Ponsse Scorpion’s new Future Cabin cockpit, launched in February, has won the product design award in the internationally acclaimed Red Dot design competition. The win came in the product design category with the highest Best of the Best

Lorry Drivers Wanted

Due to our increasing workload Jim Wilmer and Sons Timber Harvesting Ltd require Lorry drivers with crane experience and for skelly trailers. Lorry’s will be returned to our base in Dailly, Ayrshire at weekends for washing and maintenance.


Strong global demand for softwood means that supply will continue to be tight in 2021 in the UK, and may well tighten further, it was revealed at the UK TTF’s spring Softwood Conference, held online on 31 March

Forestry Excavator Operators Required

Due to continuing work in the North of Scotland and new long term contracts on restock and new woodland creation schemes Nicol Forestry Groundworks require an additional 2 new forestry excavator operators. Applicants need to be NPTC Certified

Anstee Services Purchase a new John Deere

Anstee Services invests in John Deere 1510G forwarder to fulfil growing biomass demand Wood recovery and conversion specialists, Anstee Services, has taken delivery of a new John Deere 1510G forwarder to help meet the growing demand for biomass.


The latest used forestry equipment for sale includes an Axsel woodchipper, Doosan DX225-LC with Ponsse Head, Kotschenreuther K 175, Hyundai 300LC-9A excavator, Seppi BMS125-L heavy-duty mulcher head, Forcar FC200 Forwarder, John Deere 1110D-eco3 Hood, Doosan DX300 LC with

Komatsu Forest to increase market share

Japanese equipment maker Komatsu hopes to generate 140 billion yen (US$1.27 billion) in revenue from forest machinery after four years, which would mark a 40% increase, due to robust housing and material demand. Komatsu Forest intends to fulfill

Turning Wood Into Plastic

Plastics are one of the world’s largest polluters, taking hundreds of years to degrade in nature. A research team, led by YSE professor Yuan Yao and Liangbing Hu from the University of Maryland, has created a high-quality bioplastic from

Hybrid Harvesters Have Arrived In Russia

Two hybrid harvesters and two largest Logset forwarders arrived in Russia to work in Ust-Ilimsk (Irkutsk Oblast). The giants, Logset 12H GTE Hybrid and Logset 12F GT are designed for efficient and economical harvesting. As a result of

Long Poles Require Purpose-Built Trucks

Lars Persson Åkeri specialises in the transport of long power and telephone poles which requires purpose-built trucks. In Alucar, the company found a supplier that does everything right from start to finish. THE CUSTOMER relationship between Alucar and Lars

The SENNEBOGEN 830 E Series Enjoys Worldwide Popularity

A SENNEBOGEN 830 E series material handler stands out for its variety of equipment options, and the large number of possible configurations make it one of the most popular material handling solutions in the world. The versatile material


Check out this weeks latest used equipment for sale. Featuring Kesla timber crane, Valtra tractor with Botex crane, Pfanzelt professional three-point geared cable winch, Komatsu E36 brash grab, Wood-Mizer LT20, Rottne F9 forwarder plus harvesters various harvesters and

Smart Mirror From Ford

Ford Smart Mirror Ensures Van Drivers Can Clearly See Cyclists, Pedestrians and Other Vehicles Behind Before Ford’s new Smart Mirror van drivers relied on their side mirrors, with rear view mirrors not so helpful when there is a


Morbark Vtection System Offers Added Protection From Catastrophic Damage Morbark recently introduced a new, patent-pending Vtection® System option for their 3000, 3400, and 6400 series Wood Hog Horizontal Grinders. The VTECTION system monitors rotor vibration to reduce damage

Saudi Arabia to plant 10 billion trees

World’s biggest oil exporter also announces plans to generate half of its energy from renewable sources over the next decade Saudi Arabia aims to plant 10 billion trees, as part of ambitious plans launched by Crown Prince Mohammed

A Brief History Of Agrip

While visiting the Euroforest Show in France a couple of years ago I came across a stall that had quite a few interesting classic tractors on display that had been used previously in the forest. Among the tractors

Mechanical And Hydraulic Installers Required

Mechanical And Hydraulic Installers Required Ponsse Oyj is a pioneer and developer of mechanical timber harvesting, for which the customer is always number one. We want to be the most desirable partner in our industry. We have a fair sense

Experienced Forwarder Operator Required

CSP Forestry are looking for an experienced forwarder operator for a John Deere 1510G. Work is mostly in Perthshire, Scotland. Top hourly rate for the right operator. Fuel card and company vehicle supplied, Phone 07825414804 Forest Machine Magazine is

Wood-Mizer 1000 Band Sawmill In Denmark

MASSIVE SAWMILL UPGRADES A FAMILY BUSINESS IN DENMARK Thomas lautrup Andersen from Varming village in Denmark belongs to the third generation of a family that owns a local sawmill. “It all started in 1952 when my grandfather Bent

Welte W130, A David among Goliaths

The young sole proprietor Florian Buder from Garsten is the proud owner of a new compact Welte W130 harvester. It thus covers harvesting, moving, rope and log extraction. As a forest helper in Upper Austria, he can come

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