LOGSET´S HYBRID HARVESTER CHOSEN AS FOREST MACHINE OF THE YEAR
The medium-sized Logset 8H GTE Hybrid harvester, launched by Logset in spring 2019, got a well-earned acknowledgement at the Libramont exhibition, held on the French-Belgian border in July 2019. The French forestry magazine Bois International, together with a large committee, chose the Logset hybrid
MIKKO LAURILA DEPUTY CEO FOR LOGSET
Logset Oy’s current Vice President of Sales and Marketing (Europe and Russia) Mikko Laurila has been appointed deputy CEO of Logset. Laurila will have the position until the new CEO Tommi Ekman will start in his new position in late 2019.
Laurila started working for Logset in the end of October
LOGSET LAUNCHES NEW HYBRID HARVESTER
Logset launches a new smaller hybrid harvester: the Logset 8H GTE Hybrid. It is the company´s second hybrid harvester model after the world´s biggest wheel-based harvester, the Logset 12H GTE Hybrid, was successfully launched in 2016.
- When we launched the first hybrid harvester, people were
Tommi Ekman is Logset's new CEO
BSc Tommi Ekman, 44, has been appointed Logset Oy´s CEO and will start in his new position in late 2019. Ekman comes to Logset from John Deere Forestry Oy, where he has worked as General Manager, Marketing & Order Fulfillment. Ekman has 19 years of experience from different demanding tasks within
Logset to establish a subsidiary in Canada
Logset Oy will establish a subsidiary named Logset Inc. in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada in May 2019. The new office base will offer sales help and technical support to Logset dealers based in North and South America, Japan and Australia. Through Logset Inc., the company can work in the same time zone as
Logset head performs at eucalyptus operations
Logset dealer Raico in Chile sold a Logset TH75 harvester head to Eric Kruuse in 2018. The Logset head performs extremely well in the eucalyptus debarking process. Eucalyptus trees are debarked on the forest site, because the bark is easy to remove when the trees are still full of sap. Now Kruuse