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Production start at Komatsu Forest One a historic eventPress release
August 13, 2021
Soon, forest machine production is to begin at Komatsu Forest's newly built factory outside Umeå in northern Sweden. Here, assembly will take place on a single production line, around which the flows of both materials and people are optimised and automated to ensure high product quality and a high level of customer service.
One of the largest solar parks in the Nordic region on the roof of Komatsu ForestPress release
June 18, 2021
Long-term sustainability is a central focus area when Komatsu Forest builds its new factory outside Umeå, in Sweden. An important piece of the puzzle in this work is the 19000m2 solar park on the roof of the factory, which will contribute to carbon neutral production. In connection with the summer solstice on 21 June, the installation will now be operational.
Improved Constant Cut for all C-unitsNews
June 01, 2021
From June 1, the cutting unit on all C-heads, Constant Cut, will receive an upgraded design. The upgrade contains no less than 25 points and represents a number of improvements for customers, both in terms of increased productivity and better flow in the production.
Smart Crane on Komatsu forwarders simplifies the working day for new and experienced operators alikePress release
May 05, 2021
Did you know that a forwarder operator spends as much as 70% of their working day operating the crane? This means there is much to be gained by finding ways to optimise crane operation. The most ergonomic work environment possible is also key to ensuring high and constant production throughout the working day. Komatsu Forest is now introducing Komatsu Smart Crane, a crane that reacts to the forwarder operator's slightest movements, translating them into smooth and efficient crane operation.