Tag Archives: Forestry

New John Deere L-Series II Skidders and Wheeled Feller Bunchers Provide Simplified, Reliable Machines for Loggers

Continuously evolving to better its machines and exceed customer expectations, John Deere is excited to introduce the new L-Series II Skidders and Wheeled Feller Bunchers. The new L-Series II machines feature a simplified design, providing a reliable, powerful solution, while still maintaining the productivity-boosting features of the original line, including an increase in hydraulic speed, large grapples and […]

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Caterpillar launches Cat® 548 and 548 LL Forest Machines

Caterpillar announces the launch of two new Cat® Forest Machine models, the 548 and the 548 LL. These machine platforms increase profitability for loggers by maximizing efficiency, increasing production, and reducing owning and operating costs. The Cat 548 and 548 LL and other 500 series Forest Machine models meet U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final emission […]

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1910G Model Expands John Deere Forwarder Lineup

John Deere announces the latest addition to its forwarder lineup, the 1910G Forwarder. The largest model in the John Deere forwarder line, the 1910G offers operators the power and efficiency needed to tackle tough jobs, even on difficult terrain. The 1910G machines are equipped with a Final Tier 4 200kW/268 horsepower engine. The maximum engine output has […]

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Hitachi introduces four upgraded Dash-6 foresters in North America – ZX210F-6, ZX260F-6, ZX310F-6 and ZX370F-6

Hitachi Construction Machinery – Americas introduced upgraded Dash-6 foresters in North America. The new models build on the manufacturer’s reputation of efficiency, reliability and durability; and include multiple, new, customer-driven features that improve productivity, comfort and safety. The four new Dash-6 models – ZX210F-6, ZX260F-6, ZX310F-6 and ZX370F-6 – utilize a fuel-efficient Final Tier 4 […]

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CAT Track Feller Bunchers & Harvesters Upgraded for Faster, Smoother Harvesting

Cat® track feller bunchers and track harvesters, designed with the best combination of lift capacity, swing torque and track power, have recently been upgraded to boost efficiency, performance and productivity in the woods. Four models, which can be configured as feller bunchers or harvesters, are available to suit diverse logging applications and environments around the […]

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Komatsu Forestry Announces New XT-3 Track Feller Bunchers & Harvesters

Komatsu America Corp introduces its next generation XT-3 Series Track Feller-Bunchers & Harvesters which provide significant improvements in operator comfort, ease of operation, productivity and reliability. Komatsu’s purpose-built XT-3 Series machines carry a lineage of superior maneuverability, multi-function capability and high-production in demanding forest environments. Models include the XT430-3 (non-leveling), XT430L-3, XT445L-3 and the larger […]

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New Cat C Series Knuckleboom Loaders Boast Fuel-Efficient Power Systems and More Lift

The new Cat® C Series knuckleboom loaders from Caterpillar Forest Products feature fuel-efficient power systems, upgraded hydraulics and significantly more lift at full reach than previous models. The line includes the Cat 579C loader, best for big wood, clear cutting and severe delimbing applications, and the Cat 559C loader, ideal for working in pine, pulpwood […]

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John Deere 643K Wheeled Feller Buncher

The most comfortable seat in the woods. This cab is a keeper — so comfortable it will keep you in the woods, working. The 643K’s cab is welcoming and spacious, as well as efficiently designed for maximum productivity. You’ll appreciate the clear and expansive sight lines, the air-ride suspension seat, and the well-lit Standard Display […]

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Komatsu to Acquire Manufacturer of Forest Machine Attachments

Komatsu Ltd. (President and CEO: Kunio Noji) (hereinafter “Komatsu”) has recently decided that Komatsu Forest AB (President: Toshio Miyake) (hereinafter “KFAB”), Komatsu’s wholly owned subsidiary, is going to acquire Log Max AB and Log Max, Inc., Log Max ABfs US sales company from Log Max International Holding AB (Chairman: Mr. Stig Linderholm). On a premise […]

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