Research Station Křtiny

The unit of Research Station Křtiny has been an organizational unit of TFE Křtiny since 1991.

Its activities are as follows:

  • Manufacture of forest machines
  • Research and development activities for own manufacture and for other entities to order
  • Conceptional projects of machines and equipment in forestry
  • Counselling, educational and consultation activities in the field of forest technologies and techniques.

The present production programme consists of the machinery for silvicultural operations and timber skidding operations in tractor and cableway terrains, whose technical parameters enable the use of these machines in the protected landscape areas and in national parks.

The Research Station in Křtiny also serves for the practical instruction of students enrolled in Bachelor and Master study programmes of forestry and landscaping at the MENDELU Faculty of Forestry and Wood Technology, namely in the operation of forest cableways LARIX, but also for students from other educational facilities in Czechia.