Tools for enhancing access to forest resources in crossborder bioeconomy (KA8041)
Funded by Karelia CBC 2014-2020
Objective of the project
Advanced planning technology has been developed in the forest logistics industry. The project’s aim is to reduce the operation costs of logging activities (forest side), of forest road planning, building and maintenance by promoting the use of new technologies developed in several initiatives, by training the stakeholders and by demonstrating state of the art solution in the sector.
- to develop a demo programme for optimizing road network planning and forest roads' maintenance; - to compile a manual with recommendations for cost efficient approach for planning together with a Master Plan for road maintenance; and - to prepare task-level work models for excavator work, which leads to more excavator pilots being efficiently trained, evaluated and tutored at their worksite.
Duration2020-01-20 - 2021-12-31
Total Budget / Programme funding418 174 € / 376 357 €
Lead partnerBusiness Joensuu Oy
Lead partner web-site
Lesnoe bureau Partner LLC
Forest Holding Company
Pohjois-Karjalan Koulutuskuntayhtymä Riveria
Finnish Forest Centre