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An investigation into the shorthaul transport of pulpwood in South Africa
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2001-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Ackerman PA. 2001. An Investigation into the Shorthaul Transport of Pulpwood in South Africa. M.Sc. in Forestry thesis. University of Stellenbosch. 178 pp Shorthaul transport also known as secondary ...
The effect of South African provincial road condition on the efficiency of forest product transport
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2004-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The context of the study is concern over declining provincial road condition due to insufficient government funding of road maintenance. These roads are by their public nature used by a wide variety of ...
A configuration selection procedure to optimise the cost of longhaul pulpwood transport in the South African forest industry
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 1995-09)
ENGLISH SUMMARY: The long distance road transport (longhaul) of pulpwood is typically the single largest cost associated with delivering pulpwood to a mill. The costs of owning and operating large truck-tractor trailer ...
Using the Leykam Logline to evaluate chuting in South Africa
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 1991-10)
ENGLISH SUMMARY: Timber harvesting and extraction on sloping terrain has always proved to be a world wide problem. It is, often associated with itrenuous work and / or possible damage to the environment. Vehicular ...