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L'économie de carburant dans les opérations forestières, ça se mesure!

https://library.fpinnovations.ca/en/permalink/fpipub8235
Author
Mercier, Guyta
Roy, Vincent
Date
2017
Material Type
Technical note
Field
Fibre Supply
Author
Mercier, Guyta
Roy, Vincent
Date
2017
Material Type
Technical note
Physical Description
1 p.
Sector
Forest Operations
Field
Fibre Supply
Research Area
Forestry
Subject
Fuel consumption
Machinery
Test de consommation de carburant
Machinerie hors route
Intensité énergétique
Circuits hydroliques
Abatteuse-groupeuse
Débardeur à grappin
Excavatrice
Affûtage des dents de la scie
Façonneuse
Series Number
OT 257
Language
French
Abstract
Since the cost of fuel is an important factor in the use of off-road equipment, it is to the advantage of every machine owner to make the most of this necessary expense. Certain work habits and operational factors influence fuel consumption. Recent trials conducted by FPInnovations researchers have explored some ways to improve fuel intensity and measure the savings.
Abstract
Puisque le coût du carburant est un facteur important dans l’utilisation des équipements hors route, il est à l’avantage de tout propriétaire de machine de tirer le maximum de cette dépense nécessaire. Certaines habitudes de travail et facteurs opérationnels ont une influence sur la consommation de carburant. De récents essais menés par les chercheurs de FPInnovations ont permis d’explorer certaines pistes d’amélioration de l’intensité énergétique et de mesurer les économies.
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Economics of aerodynamic drag reduction on logging trucks: present and future

https://library.fpinnovations.ca/en/permalink/fpipub43446
Author
Garner, G.J.
Date
1980
Material Type
Research report
Field
Fibre Supply
Author
Garner, G.J.
Date
1980
Material Type
Research report
Physical Description
13 p
Sector
Forest Operations
Field
Fibre Supply
Research Area
Forestry
Subject
Trucks
Aerodynamic
Series Number
Technical Notes
Language
English
Abstract
Logging trucks
Aerodynamic drag
Drag reduction
Fuel consumption
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Essais en soufflerie de dispositifs visant à réduire la trainée aérodynamique des camions grumiers

https://library.fpinnovations.ca/en/permalink/fpipub43101
Author
Frisque, G.J.
Date
1978
Material Type
Research report
Field
Fibre Supply
Author
Frisque, G.J.
Date
1978
Material Type
Research report
Physical Description
29 p.
Sector
Forest Operations
Field
Fibre Supply
Research Area
Forestry
Subject
Trucks
Aerodynamic
Language
French
Abstract
Logging trucks
Aerodynamic drag
Drag reduction
Fuel consumption
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Hotspot detection in harvest debris burn sites. Infrared sensing using remotely piloted aircraft systems

https://library.fpinnovations.ca/en/permalink/fpipub36372
Author
Hvenegaard, Steven
Date
March 2020
Material Type
Research report
Field
Fibre Supply
Author
Hvenegaard, Steven
Contributor
BC Timber Sales
Date
March 2020
Material Type
Research report
Physical Description
14 p.
Sector
Forest Operations
Field
Fibre Supply
Research Area
Forestry
Subject
Wildfires
Infrared sensing
Hotspots
Aircraft
Forestry
FPI TR
FOP Technical Report
Series Number
Technical Report ; TR 2020 n.17
Language
English
Abstract
FPInnovations collaborated with BC Timber Sales and Hummingbird Drones, a company with expertise in wildfire hotspot detection, to explore the use of a DJI Inspire 1 Pro remotely piloted aircraft system equipped with a thermal sensor as a hotspot detection tool.
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Track test evaluation of measures to reduce aerodynamic drag

https://library.fpinnovations.ca/en/permalink/fpipub40900
Author
Surcel, Marius-Dorin
Date
July 2008
Material Type
Research report
Field
Fibre Supply
Author
Surcel, Marius-Dorin
Date
July 2008
Material Type
Research report
Physical Description
6 p.
Sector
Forest Operations
Field
Fibre Supply
Research Area
Forestry
Subject
Trailers
Trailer skirt
Tractor trailer
Testing
Tanks
Operations
Greenhouse gases (GHG)
Aerodynamic
Advantage
Series Number
Advantage ; Vol. 10, No. 5
Language
English
Abstract
This study aimed to evaluate, in an accelerated manner, several aerodynamic drag reduction measures applicable to Class 8 tractor-trailer combinations. The tests were conducted according to SAE J1321 Joint TMC/SAE Fuel Consumption Test Procedure - Type II (SAE International 1986). The test results show up to 5% improvement in fuel consumption for the test vehicles equipped with boat tail devices, and up to 7% for the vehicles equipped with trailer skirts.
Aerodynamic drag
Boat tail
Chip vans
TRAILERS
FUELS
TANKS
Haul operations
Fuel consumption
TESTING
Axles deflector
Trailer skirt
GREENHOUSE GASES (GHG)
Tractor trailer combinations
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Wind tunnel tests of devices for reducing the aerodynamic drag of logging trucks

https://library.fpinnovations.ca/en/permalink/fpipub43397
Author
Garner, G.J.
Date
1978
Material Type
Research report
Field
Fibre Supply
Author
Garner, G.J.
Date
1978
Material Type
Research report
Physical Description
25 p
Sector
Forest Operations
Field
Fibre Supply
Research Area
Forestry
Subject
Trucks
Wind
Aerodynamic
Language
English
Abstract
Logging trucks
Aerodynamic drag
Drag reduction
Fuel consumption
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