Forest machine in Skåne, 2009. Photo: Mats Hannerz

OSCAR (2005-2010)

Operation systems – centre of advanced research (2005-2010)

Coordinator: Magnus Thor,


The aim of OSCAR was to promote research on operation systems, with special emphasis on technology and support systems. The following topics were identified for initial inclusion:

  • forest-energy techniques (including early thinning)
  • secondary transportation
  • man-machine interactions (including automation)
  • wood-supply-chain management
  • NSR-networking activities

Read more about OSCAR (pdf)

Final report from OSCAR (pdf)