Skill Upgrading within International Project
The Institute of Forestry, Mining and Construction Sciences of PetrSU held skill upgrading courses in the area of forest road design, construction, and maintenance.
Specialists of large logging companies took part in the intensive courses and learned about legal framework of forest roads construction management, modern technical support of forest roads design and construction, modern methods of reinforcement of roadbed, new road-building machinery and attachments, etc. Besides that, the courses covered environmental support of forest road construction and application of automated systems in forestry logistics.
On the final day of the program, the participants visited roads and saw the management of road construction in a live situation.
The courses were organized within the project of the ENI Karelia program “Boosting Forest Cluster SME Business in two Karelias”.