• SLOPE Project

    Integrated proceSsing and controL systems fOr sustainable forest Production in mountain arEas
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WP 7

WorkPackage Title:

Piloting the SLOPE demonstrator

WP Leader:

BOKU

Description:

The objective of this WP is to execute the machine and systems development and demonstrations. Two main supply chains (whole-tree system vs. cut-to-length system) will be demonstrated in practice in three different countries (Italy, Austria, and Norway) together with the associated models implemented in various IT-systems. Another objective of this WP is to accelerate the introduction of the new technology by making it highly visible to the largest possible number of potential stakeholders during field demonstrations and trade fairs. To support the implementation of these new technologies, training-on the job stakeholders will be provided during the pilot phase through guidelines, manuals and trials. WP7 submits key reports and newsletter tests on their activities and results to WP8 for dissemination.

Tasks:

Tasks Task Name Leader
T.7.1 Definition of evaluation methodology BOKU
T.7.2 Preparation of demonstrators CNR
T.7.3 Trials and validation cycle BOKU
T.7.4 Training on the job CNR