Video: Caltrans’ new tree removal technology is safer, faster and more efficient
– Caltrans now has advanced technology that can remove dead, dying and diseased trees across the state. With the telescopic grapple saw, contractors can fell trees faster than with conventional tree removal methods and can do this safely from the ground by remote control and outside the fall zone for the trees to be removed.
See the video above.
The Caltrans News Flash is the 228th in a series of videos highlighting Caltrans ‘activities, which depict Caltrans’ far-reaching and critical work to improve California’s economy and viability. To see more of these and other videos, search for #CaltransNewsFlash on Twitter or the Caltrans News Flash page.
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