Harvesting of trees, hauling to the log landing area for grading, processing and loading for transportation are just a few steps in the forestry process. With so many tasks at hand, there are a variety of forestry machines that work together throughout the different stages of forestry.  

Types of Forestry Equipment

  • Feller Buncher; selects and falls trees in the desired direction, piles them in “bunches”

  • Forwarders; moves through the forest to lift & load logs onto the machine’s bunk, and then carries the logs to a roadside

  • Harvesters; felling, limbing and bucking trees

  • Log Splitter; splits your logs

  • Skidders; moves through the forest to pull & drag logs, or whole trees, to the roadside

Excavating Machines                                

  • Various Chainsaws

  • Wood & Stump Shear

Harvesting Equipment

  • Bunchers

  • Loaders

  • Harvesters

Finishing Machines

  • Bulldozers

  • …other machines that help clear the forest to either replant trees or begin construction


  • Delimbers

  • Forestry Grapples

  • Grapple Saws

  • Ground Saws

  • Log Trailers

  • Scales

Safety Tips for Handling Forestry Equipment

  • Wear personal protection equipment; hard hats, eye and face protections, ear and body protection

  • Check your chain saws; become familiar with its mechanics and safety features

  • Handling heavy machinery; inspect and maintain, ensure safety guards are in place and secure, know your machine’s limits

  • Be aware of your surroundings; know what and who is around you, and what is going on

[Links to Equipment Type Guides/Manuals]

[Links to Equipment Type Video]


  • AFM-Forest Oy

  • Barko Hydraulics


  • Caterpillar

  • Fecon

  • John Deere

  • Kesla Oyj

  • Koller Forsttechnik

  • Komatsu

  • Kovaco

  • Ligo Tech

  • Logset

  • Ponsse

  • Prentice

  • Rottne

  • Tana

  • Tigercat

  • Timberjack

  • Vermeer

  • Wallenstein

  • Welte

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