Forest machine operating in the father’s footsteps
30-year-old Janne Kangassalo has operated a harvester for 13 years. He enjoys the work the most when he cuts trees for forest owners he knows from before and the forestry company is co-operative.
- This is teamwork. Everything goes smoothly when everyone in the chain can trust each other, he says.
LOGSET TO ESTABLISH A SALES COMPANY IN SWEDEN
Logset will establish a sales company called Logset Ab Sverige Filial in Southern Sweden in December 2019. The office is nearby Halmstad and will officially open December 2nd, 2019. Logset has sold machines to Sweden through dealers ever since the company was founded in 1992. From now on the sales
Jukka Kivipelto is the new Vice President of Services
Jukka Kivipelto has been appointed Logset Oy’s Vice President of Services from November 1st, 2019. He will move to the position from the Logset’s Technical Director job. Kivipelto has worked for Logset since 1996 and within the forest machine industry since 1985.
- Jukka has a strong experience
Logset 8H GTE Hybrid wins Innovation prize in Austria
The Logset 8H GTE Hybrid harvester wins another well-earned acknowledgement at the Austrofoma exhibition in Austria in October 2019. The first acknowledgement was given to the machine model in July 2019 when the French forestry magazine Bois International chose the Logset 8H GTE Hybrid as the Forest
Three new Logset machines within one year
It has rained two inches (about 5 cm) earlier in the morning. Therefore, the gravel road is still wet and muddy. Our pick-up truck is headed to a 70-acre thinning site close to Marquette in Michigan, US. We are on our way to see Premier Forest Products Inc. work with two Logset forest machines: a
Pleasant Logset 5F GT delivery to Portugal
In Santa Maria da Feira, Portugal the morning is misty and chilly. According to the weather forecast some rain is to be expected, which is uncommon in Portugal in June. Usually there is plenty of sun. The weather doesn’t bother us as our team heads up to the mountains to participate in the delivery