ANOTHER KOMATSU XT430L-3 FOR JENSEN
Russell and Margaret Jensen, of Jensen Logging, have put this new Komatsu XT 430L-3 to work in their thinnings operation in Kaingaroa Forest. The XT 430L-3 was fitted with a SouthStar QS450 harvesting head by Jono, Ben and the team at Komatsu Forest NZ and SouthStar. Russel says: “This is the seventh Valmet/Komatsu Harvester we have purchased over the years from ‘Honest John’ for our thinnings operations”. Pictured, from left, are Phil Cresswell, Russell Jensen, Mark Amos (Komatsu Forest NZ), Rachael Brown, John Kosar (Komatsu Forest NZ), Deon Boynton (operator), Ben Addenbrooke (SouthStar) and Ian Tolladay (SouthStar).