Forestry

Video Gallery: Be the One At John Deere Cylinder Works

July 12, 2018

The team at John Deere Cylinder Works in Moline, IL produces the hydraulic cylinders for units throughout the entire organization, from agriculture to construction to forestry. By promoting a sense of responsibility throughout the factory with the mantra “Be the One,” individuals are expected to take ownership of their impact on the equipment that they put out every day.

John Deere’s core values are always at the forefront of the work that is done at John Deere Cylinder Works, allowing each employee to take pride in what they do. Watch the video below to learn more how these values play out on a daily basis.

Maximizing Equipment Longevity with the John Deere Undercarriage Inspection App

February 6, 2018

Construction and forestry equipment operators are often times taking on tough projects on an even tougher terrain. As a result, the undercarriage of the equipment can go through a lot of wear and tear, making regular inspections necessary for optimizing machine performance day in and day out.

With John Deere’s Undercarriage Inspection mobile application, construction and forestry equipment operators can more confidently perform an undercarriage inspection and manage inspections for the entire fleet of machines.

Undercarriage Inspection

Let’s take a closer look at this mobile app and learn more about how it can help equipment and fleet owners better manage undercarriage inspections.

John Deere Hydrau Benefits for Forestry and Construction Equipment

January 18, 2018

The old saying, “oil is oil,” is simply not the case today with new hydraulic fluid specifications from John Deere that promise performance for forestry and construction equipment for years to come. John Deere Hydrau

Let’s take a look at some of the benefits of the new John Deere Hydrau™ and Hydrau™ XR formula.

Hydrau and Hydrau XR Educational Video

The John Deere Hydrau and Hydrau XR (extended ambient temperature range) formulas are specifically designed for all-season use in hydraulic and hydrostatic construction and forestry equipment. Both formulas have over 29,000 hours of field testing to ensure that they outperform other oils by resisting oxidation and wear.

John Deere Dubuque Works: A Brief Overview and Key Facts to Know

November 21, 2017

Construction and forestry professionals around the world rely on John Deere equipment to get things done. While John Deere has a number of factory locations around the globe, a large percentage of the construction and forestry equipment that you see in action comes from the John Deere Dubuque Works factory.

John Deere Crawler Dozer

Employees at this location focus on exceptional performance, disciplined growth, and a strong commitment to teamwork to produce high-quality equipment that will make professionals’ lives easier. Let’s take a closer look at the John Deere Dubuque Works location.

A Behind-The-Scenes Look at the John Deere Engine Testing Process

November 14, 2017

Located within every John Deere combine, excavator, Gator, tractor, harvester, and any other piece of equipment is a reliable John Deere engine. The engine is the heart of all John Deere machines, and without it, the industries that Deere serves would be different.

However, before these engines can make their way under the hoods of Deere equipment, they must first work their way through a strict engine testing process.

John Deere Engine Testing

In this post, we will take a closer look at the manufacturing process and engine testing that John Deere engines go through before being put to work. Durability and quality are accounted for at each step of the process.

Video Gallery: What to Know About John Deere 1510G, 1210G and 1110G Forwarders

October 5, 2017

What do the John Deere 1510G, 1210G and 1110G have in common? They are more than just a machine, they are reliable, durable and made for the dirt. From the outstanding operator comfort to the ease of transportation and faster lift and stacking times, the John Deere G-Series machines are made for the toughest jobs around.

The 1510G has a self-leveling cab that not only rotates but turns at a 290-degree angle for a full view when loading. The forwarder comes equipped with the Exclusive TimberLink™ automatic monitoring system built to track operating costs while analyzing machine performance and efficiency during the job at hand.

John Deere Mulching Heads: What You Should Know

August 15, 2017

Removing brush, trees, or other material can be a daunting process by hand, especially when the area that needs to be cleared is cumbersome. However, thanks to John Deere mulching heads, this process can be simplified and the path to success can be cleared without obstacles.

John Deere Mulching Head

Let’s take a closer look at how the John Deere Worksite Pro™ mulching heads can be used and the design elements that make them a valuable addition to a fleet of compact construction equipment.

Uses

With a John Deere mulching head, you will gain the ability to:

Video Gallery: The Revolutionary John Deere Intelligent Boom Control

August 10, 2017

John Deere launched Intelligent Boom Control (IBC), taking forestry operations to new heights. With this groundbreaking forwarder technology, controlling the boom is easy and extremely accurate – increasing the smoothness of operation and operator comfort, while at the same time, decreasing strain on the boom and cylinders.

John Deere Intelligent Boom Control

The revolutionary intelligence provides not only increased loading speed, maximized boom control and enhanced operator comfort, but greater productivity, and longer boom-component wear life.

Intelligent Boom Control from John Deere

Key Dates That Drove John Deere Worldwide Expansion

May 29, 2017

Since its inception more than 175 years ago, John Deere has become a globally recognizable brand that now has facilities and offices in more than 30 countries across the world. The wide-spanning presence allows the company to be present where their customers are located so they can meet their needs and requirements.

John Deere Worldwide

While it might seem as if John Deere has been a worldwide brand from the start, there were a number of key events that helped it expand beyond the American shores.

Let’s take a look at some of the key years responsible for some of John Deere’s worldwide growth.

6 John Deere DVDs to Educate Children on Construction and Farming

April 17, 2017

From the John Deere Tractor and Engine Museum to John Deere coloring books, the company offers a number of different fun and interactive ways for kids to learn more about Deere and its equipment.

John Deere Kids Learning

For those that are looking for yet another way to educate children about the green and yellow, there are a number of John Deere DVDs available. To help narrow down the selection process, we’ve assembled a brief list. Enjoy!

All About John Deere for Kids

All About John Deere for Kids DVD