915185 Forest engineering

Field trip
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Stampfer, Karl , Hönigsberger, Ferdinand
Offered in
Sommersemester 2023
Languages of instruction
Deutsch, Englisch


Inspection and discussion of forest engineering actions (Forest road construction , Harvesting systems):
Standard patterns for forest road network planning, forest transport network planning, forest road constructions, route planning, excavator work, blasting-technique, bridges and civil engineering constructions, construction costs, configuration of forest road constructions.

Harvesting systems in flat and steep terrain, productivity, process engineering, expense budgeting for machines, systems and application.

Previous knowledge expected

Simultaneous participation in the VU Forstliches Ingenieurwesen is recommended.

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

•Observe tools and machines in field
•Evaluate harvesting operations and forest road constructions
•Argument and discuss forest engineering actions
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.