Usewood Forest Tec Oy develops, manufactures and sells machines for young forest management. With the help of our newest machine series, we have secured our place as the market leader in harvesters weighting less than 3000 kg and as a leader in small forestry machine technology.

You have to choose the right sized machine for a young forest

Young forest management is challenging work. You have to be able to work effectively and profitably in dense young forest without leaving clear cut wide tracks. Tree roots are vulnerable and can’t withstand heavy machines driving over them. Young stands can be small in area and the harvester has to be transportable from one place to another.

For young stand management, harvesters must be small in size. Small harvesters can manage young stands with excellent results and with no damage to growing seedlings.


The UW180S Felling Grapple is the latest member of the Usewood felling grapple family.

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