Logging and Sawmilling Journal articles posted on ForestNet

Martin J. Desmond mdesmond at forestnet.com
Wed Aug 28 08:00:43 EST 1996


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Logging and Sawmilling Journal: July/August 1996 articles  

ForestNet has posted the latest issue of the popular Logging and
Sawmilling Journal.  Be the first on your Web block to read these useful
articles.

Target:  Yard Fibre Loss
At Merritt, British Columbia, Weyerhaeuser experiments with different
log handling systems to reduce the fibre loss through stem breakage -
and to add to mill recovery.
http://www.forestnet.com/log&saw/julaug/target.html

New Plant in the Sault St Marie, Ontario
GP Flakeboard launches a new MDF plant in Sault Ste. Marie, creating 87
jobs with a primary fibre diet of sawdust - not so long ago shipped to
the landfill.
http://www.forestnet.com/log&saw/julaug/mdfgo.html

Demo '96 Show Preview
Demo '96 organizers predict record attendance for what they say will be
the most interesting and varied conference and exhibition in the show's
30-year history.
http://www.forestnet.com/log&saw/julaug/demo96.html

Pre-Demo Conference
A forest industry conference with an international scope kicks off Demo
'96, running September 10 and 11. 
http://www.forestnet.com/log&saw/julaug/predemo.html

Timely, perfect yarder
Born in Bill Varner's machine shop in Enderby, Skylead Logging Equipment
has seen small cable yarder sales explode in Interior BC.<br>
http://www.forestnet.com/log&saw/julaug/varner.html

Radio-controlled carriage ideal in selective corridor logging
Using a radio-controlled, slack pulling carriage in cable yarding
provides greater versatility than a simple butt rigging configuration.
http://www.forestnet.com/log&saw/julaug/radio.html

Swedish Harvesting Heads: Hultdins 850 & 560
After early market forays, Hultdins discovered it had to build a
harvesting head that could take rugged treatment - or forget about sales
in North America.
http://www.forestnet.com/log&saw/julaug/hultdin.html

A Dimension Gem
Sunpine Forest Products doubles lumber production - and improves
recovery by a striking 20 percent - with a $21 million all-Canadian
high-tech upgrade.
http://www.forestnet.com/log&saw/julaug/dimen.html

New Hermary Opto LPS 2016 Scans up to 256 Log Points
Electrical engineers have developed a new type of true-shape laser
profile scanning that reduces computer guesswork.
http://www.forestnet.com/log&saw/julaug/optolps.html

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