Timber in Expoforest 2018
The Expoforest 2018 was held on 11/04 to 04/13, in the municipality of Santa Rita do Passa Quatro, in the region of Ribeirão Preto. In its 4th edition, the fair is considered to be the largest dynamic forest fair in Latin America, it was 3 days in a 200-hectare forest and more than 230 exhibitors from more than 30 countries. The fair encompasses every cycle of wood and in a macro view the sector represents 6% of the national GDP, which makes Brazil one of the references in the world scenario in productivity.
Timber Forest participated in a space of 5,000 m² with a booth in the dynamic area of the fair, where the Ponsse harvester heads H6, H7, H7 Euca, H8HD, H8HD Euca (Brazilian launch) and Feller SATCO 420 were exposed. Ponsse Buffalo, Buffalo King and Elephant King (with winch) forwarders, Ponsse Beaver, Ergo (with winch) wheeled Harvesters and a forestry customization (specially adapted machine for forestry activities) Dosan DX225 LCA + Ponsse H8HD headers were also there.
Inside the booth there were many attractions for visitors, such as the Ponsse harvester and forwarder Simulator, where visitors operated machines with virtual reality glasses, Timber Fleet room that provided information on the real-time monitoring system with data logging and dedicated sensing, security alerts, among others, Timber Fleet APP for Android and IOS, information on Timber's Preventive Maintenance Program PMP, exposure and sales of parts and the store with the 2018 collection of Timber Collection.
In partnership with Ponsse Brasil and Bruno Industrial, it was held in a special and reserved space, a special lunch during the 3 days of the fair, with Brazilian BBQ and live music. The special attraction was due to the demonstrations of Ponsse Buffalo King, Volvo 220D (customized by Timber) + Ponsse H8HD Euca, Ponsse Ergo with C44 + crane and H77 Euca, Ponsse ScorpionKing with C50 crane and H77 Euca and forwarder ElephantKing with the new K121 crane, presented at Expoforest 2018 for the first time.
Overall, the Expoforest 2018 left a very positive balance for Timber, we would like to thank everyone who attended, helped and fought to make the event a success.
Expoforest 2018 Galleries