Field Trip – Rio Grande do Sul - Brazil , September 25-27 2024


Field Trip Registration Payment will cover the cost of two (2) nights (September 25 and 26) at Hotel Laghetto Viverone Rio Grande do Sul, (2) days of breakfast, one (1) lunch box (September 25) and two (2) days lunches with coffee/tea & soft drinks (September 26 and 27), two (2) dinners with coffee/tea & soft drinks (September 25 and 26) and two days and a half of bus seats for visits (Starting on September 25 at noon, 26 and 27).


(Flights are not included, have to be reserved by delegates at own account).


There is limited availability for the Field Trip and will be "first come first served". Preference will be given to Conference Delegates.


Note: Visits and times are subject to final approval by Field Trip Hosts.

Wednesday 25 September
1215Conference ends
1245Field Trip Delegates leave by bus(es)
1245-1345Drive to CMPC Pulpmill at Guaiba
1345-1515Visit CMPC Pulpmill
Woodyard Bus Drive Through
Barge Building Pulplog Unload and Pulp Load
1515-1930Drive to Rio Grande
StayHotel Laghetto Viverone Rio Grande do Sul

Thursday 26 September
730Depart hotel
0730-0745Travel to Serra Morena
0745-0830Visit Serra Morena Yard
0830-0845Travel to Tanac
0845-1000Visit Tanac
1000-1015Travel to Sagres/Connexion Export Yard
1015-1100Visit Connexion Yard
1100-1215Travel to Sarita Forest
1215-1330Lunch in Sarita Forest
1330-1530Visit Pine and Eucalyptus Harvesting
1530-1600Visit Wildlife sanctuary
1600-1715Travel to hotel
StayHotel Laghetto Viverone Rio Grande do Sul

Friday 27 September
0730Depart Hotel
0730-0830Travel to Sagres Pelotas Terminal
0830-0900Visit Pelotas Terminal (CMPC Pulp In, and CMPC/Connexion Logs Out)
0900-1000Travel to Acacia Clonal Plantation
1000-1045Visit Acacia Plantation
1045-1115Travel to CMPC Eucalyptus Plantation
1115-1200Visit CMPC Eucalyptus Plantation
1200-1230Travel to Camaquã
1230-1330Lunch at Camaquã
1330-1445Travel to CMPC Nursery and Genetics laboratory at Barra do Ribeiro
1445-1530Visit Nursery - Genetic Tree Improvement
1530-1620Travel to Airport [Delegates can Disembark to Catch Flights]
Field Trip Terminates