Mercedes-Benz Special Trucks at the 17th KWF conference 2016.
Whether it is for tree and brush control, transporting timber or producing wood for use in the energy sector – the Unimog can be used in a multitude of ways in the forestry industry. This was demonstrated at the 17th KWF conference in Roding where various Unimog implement combinations were shown.
The KWF Show in Roding.
The conference of the German Centre for Forest Work and Technology (KWF) is the main international industry event of the year and has been taking place every four years since 1964. Since then the KWF-Tagung became the biggest Forestry Demofair in the world.
In order to accomodate with the diverse range of requirements and circumstances of the european forestry, the KWF takes place at different location every year: 2016 the KWF-Show took place in Roding (Upper Palatinate, Bavaria) from June 9th to 12th.
There, 500 manufacturers from over 20 countries were presenting their latest developments in forestry technology and timber transport on 100 hectares offields and woodland for four days. Traditionally the four-day trade fair consists of the KWF Show (forestry machinesand innovations), excursions for specialists and the conference itself. The Daimler AG could be found at stand B6-205 with several Mercedes-Benz Special Trucks in combinations with various implements, bodies and trailers.