B.C.’s Hyde Creek Logging has found the Falcon Winch Assist system from New Zealand-based DC Equipment to be a great fit with the logging it does on steep slopes on northern Vancouver Island.

Richard Coyne can see the future of logging on the coast of B.C.— and it’s going to be steep.

Coyne has been logging on northern Vancouver Island for 25 years—for almost five years with his own company, Hyde Creek Logging—and he knows the region well.

“We’ve done a lot of logging on the valley bottoms, on the easy ground,” says Coyne. “The steeper slopes are coming up on us—and I wanted to get involved before everybody else gets on board.”

 

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