Forestry & Lumber


The latest generation ELEO battery includes an advanced battery management system.

The Current State of Battery Technology

Continued research and development into battery technology is expanding the market opportunities for electrification.
The Norrhydro NorrDigi uses digital control to improve performance of hydraulic cylinders.

Norrhydro Improves Hydraulic System Efficiency Through Digital Control

The NorrDigi hydraulic system uses digital control to improve the speed, force and efficiency of hydraulic cylinders.
Danfoss Power Solutions
The PC-GO propel solution is comprised of the PC036 safety controller and pre-installed PC-GO propel system software, offering a plug and play option for propel system development.

Danfoss PC-GO Propel Solution Reduces Propel System Development Time

The PC-GO solution includes a safety controller and software with preconfigured parameters for quick and easy development of machine propel systems.
Brett Engelland, Director of Sales for Electrification, and Nick Moore, Director of Product Management for Electrification at Vanguard discuss the company's Battery Technology Partnerships.

Technology Partnerships Enable Optimized Pairing of Batteries and Fluid Power Systems

Vanguard's Brett Engelland and Nick Moore discuss the benefits of Battery Technology Partners to better integrate fluid power components with electrification solutions.
Parker Hannifin
The Critical Protection hose cover protects hydraulic hoses in rugged applications.

Parker Critical Protection Hose Cover Offers Protection from External Damage

The CP hose cover uses patent-pending technology to protect hydraulic hoses from being damaged in harsh working environments.
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Troubleshooting Challenge: Lumberyard Stacker Cylinder Drops

A lumber company had an older yard stacker machine that they wanted to put back into service. The problem: The boom lift cylinder would drop when the operator also rotated the...
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Keeping the Forest Green

National parks, forests, and recreation areas are environmentally sensitive, and naturally great candidates for hydraulic fluids formulated for minimal environmental impact.
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Hydraulic Mulcher Puts Land-Clearing Into High Gear

Forestry applications — both in the field and in processing plants — require the brute force and precise positioning of hydraulics technology.
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Log harvester benefits from ball-less swivel design

The Scorpion is an impressive eight-wheeled harvester designed to cut logs at their base, delimb the branches and cut the stripped logs to length — all in a few seconds. The complex...