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Between the Branches, April 2018

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Features Articles

Feature articles in Tigercat's official publication, Between the Branches. Customer profiles, unique logging applications and interesting stories.


BTB 48: Fennell Forestry’s Frontrunner

Samantha Paul continues with her second installment in the new Between the Branches Feature, Women in Logging. Samantha profiles Wendy Fennell, CEO of Fennell Forestry, headquartered in Mount Gambier, South Australia.







BTB 47: LOGGER GIRL

Samantha Paul begins a new series on women in logging with hopes to inspire young women to consider logging as a career. First up, an interview with BC based operator, Hannah Dehoog that explores how she got into the logging industry, what life is like for a woman in logging camps and what she loves about being an operator.


BTB 47: M.T. SYKES LOGGING

BTB spoke with Marvin Thomas Sykes, owner of M.T. Sykes Logging and 27-year-old son Colton Sykes to learn more about their all-Tigercat harvesting operations.


BTB 47: Steep Slope Logging in Chile

An update on the processes, technologies and advancements at work in Chile's challenging steep slope and winch assist logging operations.


BTB 47: LX870D FIRST IMPRESSIONS

BTB visited Olympia, Washington to get operator Gary Smith’s impressions of his new LX870D track feller buncher. Gary works with R.L. Smith Logging, which is owned by his brother and sister-in-law Roger and Carmen Smith.


BTB 47: Word of Mouth: On Sexton Lumber

Big dreams and hard work led the Sexton family business from a horse and water-powered sawmill to a modern, integrated harvesting and sawmilling operation.


BTB 46: 1085C FIRST IMPRESSIONS

BTB went to Chibougamau in central Quebec in April to visit with Jocelyn Gagné of Forestier 2P Logging and get his first impressions of his new 1085C forwarder.