April 1996 - Past Issue
1996 Table of Contents
Leading Forestry Publication
- New Deere Buncher
Eastern and western contractors assess the new 653E.
- Riverside Forest Products
A $17 million upgrade produces a 12-percent recovery gain
- OSB Fast Track
Ainsworth opens its second OSB plant in as many years.
- Caribou-Friendly Harvesting
A look at a working study in BC's Chilcotin region.
- Eye on the Orient
With a confusing Timber West/Fletcher Challenge ownership behind it, the Elk Falls lumber
mill invests $16 million to retool for Asian markets.
- Unmasking the Eco-Myths
Ex-Greenpeace activist Patrick works these days to counter the forestry myths and
misinformation put forth by radical environmentalists. Most don't have a clue what they
are talking about, says Moore.
- Ancient Enterprise Still Thriving
The oak forests and processing industry of France predate the Romans. LSJ's peripatetic
editor Reg Barclay takes us inside a highly efficient plant in Burgundy, France.
- Diploma Mill with a Difference
A Crestbrook Forest Industries program that combines on-site industrial training with high
school completion courses is well-accepted by employees.
- Marketplace: Supplier NewsLine
Equipment information including the Implemax Equipment skid steer grapple, the Dynaweld
detachable trailer model, the Imac PowerSwivel, the Morbark Model 1300 Tub Grinder, and
- TECH UPDATE
This month: Kiln controls including Drystar Computer Kiln Controller, Winkiln Control
System, Custom Dry Kiln PLC and more.
- New Era in Bush Communications
Forest companies working in remote locations will welcome TMI Communications' new mobile
satellite communications network.
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