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John Deere and Traktorodetal ‘Green’ class in Polytechnic College

7 November 2016

In Sovietsky Polytechnic College (Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia) in October John Deere and Traktorodetal set up a study program for operators of loggers, skidders and machines used for construction works. Many honorable guests participated in the grand opening. Instead of traditional snipping the red ribbon a log was sawn on this great occasion.

Companies of the region provided the college laboratory with educational materials, while training equipment, including grader and harvester simulators, is to be supplied in the nearest future. The help is intended to student’s learning the ropes of high-technical equipment before fieldworks. It minimizes mistakes and provides better working results.

The roundtable participants discussed a range of collaborative questions about improving the educational system for forestry professionals according to the world's best practice and high technologies.

‘Shortage of professionals – the crucial problem in timber industry. That is why Traktorodetal and John Deere developed this educational program. Our focused strategy is professional skills development, attention to forestry business and its priority improvement’ – Director of Traktorodetal Group Dmitriy Krutikov says.


Information about John Deere Company

John Deere (Deere & Company — NYSE: DE) is a Worldwide corporation that manufactures agricultural, construction, and forestry machinery, diesel engines, drivetrains (axles, transmissions, gearboxes) used in heavy equipment, and lawn care equipment. The Company is also engaged in financial services. Since 1837 John Deere produces innovative products of the highest quality, maintaining the tradition of fair business. The company sells products in more than 130 countries around the world. Nowadays there is a successfully operating John Deere plant in Orenburg, Russia. Also there is a manufacturing center and Euro-Asian distribution center of spare parts John Deere in Domodedovo, which supplies parts and other products to dealers of agricultural, construction and forestry equipment all around Russia\ CIS. The headquarter of the Company is located in Moline (Illinois, USA).

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