915334 Timber harvesting

Field trip
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Dürrstein, Hubert
Institute of Forest Engineering (FT)
Offered in
Wintersemester 2017/18
Languages of instruction


Two-day excursion to the "Messe für Wald, Holz und Energie" (eng: Trade fair for forestry, wood products and energy). During this event, forestry machines are presented in action. The key objective of this excursion is to provide opportunity for student awareness of forest management practices.

For more details, please download the "course information sheet" of this course!

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Students, who successfully complete this course will have ...
...a basic understanding of new and established harvesting systems in Austria.
... knowledge, which equipment is used in forest harvesting and management under certain conditions
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.