July 2016

Impact of Undercutting on Productivity

July 7th, 2016|TimberTracks News|

We often hear that volume undercutting on blocks causes significant impacts on harvesting productivity. We decided to analyze TimberTracks™ data to gain a better understanding of the impact of undercutting. The results were surprising. Methodology As a control factor we performed analysis in June 2016 from a single BC interior Timber Supply Area. [...]

June 2016

Contractor Sustainability: Understanding the Numbers

June 21st, 2016|TimberTracks News|

Truck Loggers Magazine, July 14, 2016 By Aaron Sinclair At the 73rd Convention and Trade Show in January, I was honoured to be invited to speak on the sustainability of logging contractors. One part of the presentation featured the Figure 1 Graph showing the profitability trend of logging contractors and publicly traded licensees operating in British [...]