Cotopaxi pine plantation harvesting system
A new Tigercat harvesting system in Ecuador’s Cotopaxi pine plantations. Full tree clear felling based on the southern US pull through delimbing/slashing model as well as a Tigercat 604C cable skidder in the manual thinning operation. Aglomerados Cotopaxi is making great progress mechanizing its logging operations.
Get the full story in Between the Branches July 2013, Under the Volcano.
Southern US style roadside system finds its way to the highlands of Ecuador.