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BOSTER, acronym of Bosco (forest) and Territorio (territory) is the biggest Italian outdoor international event focused on the enhancement of forest resources and the sustainable management of the mountain territory.

In 2017, september 15 to 17, Boster moves in the North East of Italy, Location Lakes of Timau, Carnia (UD),

The trade show is developed long a visitors’ track that displays, throughout  wide glade out at the woods, forestry machinery in live operations, all the products and services of the wood production chain, and demonstrations of forestry safety materials and techniques.

THE NUMBERS OF THE 2018 EDITION:
 

MORE THAN 8000 VISITORS

97 EXHIBITORS

147 BRANDS REPRESENTED

150 MACHINES IN REAL LIFE DEMONSTRATIONS

120 TONS TIMBER PROCESSED IN FAIR

10.000 ACRES OF EXHIBITION AREAS

40.000 ACRES OF TOTAL EVENT AREAS

6 between CONFERENCES AND SEMINARS on the themes: Developments of the Unions of Municipalities of the mountains on the Alpine arc, Building with wood from short supply chain, The wood-energy supply chain, Borgate and new urbanity, Testo Unico Forestale, Use of biomass and impact on the quality of 'air

5 MEETINGS OF UPDATING, TRAINING AND DISSEMINATION on the topics: "Timber Regulation - Bandi PSR 2014/2020 - Masterplan Castagno Piemonte - Extraordinary plan for the restoration of territories covered by forest fires - The" Legno Piemonte Portal and the INFORMA PLUS Project "

 
22 HOURS OF GUIDED TOURS on the topics: bank maintenance, forest mechanization, extraordinary plan for forest fires

24 HOURS OF INFORMATION AT THE FORESTRUCTOR BOARD by Valle di Susa Mountain Union

2 COURSES for the entire duration of the fair on the topics: "correct chain sharpening and maintenance of the chainsaw and on wood construction techniques"

24 HOURS Oof informetion and demonstration of "video inspection of CANNA FUMARIA  by ANFUS Piemonte

2 COURSES and WORKSHOP on the car and construction of wooden structures

1 PHOTO GALLERY "LA GALLERIA DEGLI ORRORI" on examples of incorrect installations of smoke systems by ANFUS Piemonte

1 MEETING-TWINNING OF ALPINE VALLEYS, promoted by the municipal administrations of Oulx and Bardonecchia for Italy and Modane and Briançon for France

24 HOURS OF ANIMATION for children offered by the Municipality of Oulx in collaboration with the "La Cinciarella" Association

2 DAYS OF COMPETITION FOR THE NATIONAL FINAL OF THE ITALIAN CHAMPIONSHIP OF THE BOSCAIOLI promoted by F.I.B. - Italian Foresters Federation / main sponsor Husqvarna

 

The fair is aimed at technical and professional consumers of the products and services (including hobbies) of the wood chain, as well as private clients interested in the topics treated by the event:

agro-forestry sector;

management and maintenance of the mountain territory;

forest fire-fighting and safe working devices;

renewable energy technologies for the mountain territory (wood biomass plants, PV, wind and water power also for off-grid solutions);

eco-building in wood;

certification systems for wooden products (chain of custody)

 

BOSTER NORD OVEST, thanks to its rich program of meetings, workshops and demonstrations recalls also the research, specialized journalism, professional and school training worlds.

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