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Mikko Kantola

Uusimpia saavutuksia puutavaran kuljetuksen alalla.

Kantola M. (1951). Uusimpia saavutuksia puutavaran kuljetuksen alalla. Silva Fennica no. 69 article id 4616. https://doi.org/10.14214/sf.a14012

English title: Recent achievements in timber transportation.


Silva Fennica Issue 69 includes presentations held in 1948-1950 in the fourth professional development courses, arranged for foresters working in the Forest Service. The presentations focus on practical issues in forest management and administration, especially in regional level. The education was arranged by Forest Service.

This presentation describes the development of forest haulage and long-distance transportation of timber. The article gives examples of improving the effectivity of horse hauling, use of tractors, loading of timber and floating, and gives examples of new equipment used in timber transport.

Original keywords
metsänhoitajien jatkokurssit; metsäopetus; jatkokoulutus; koneellistaminen; puunkuljetus; metsätyö; uitto; hevosjuonto

English keywords
forest education; timber transport; mechanization; forest work; floating; horse haulage

Published in 1951

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