Peter Tweddle

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Peter Tweddle


Agricultural Engineer
BSc Eng (University of Natal)

EMail: peter.tweddle@sugar.org.za
Tel: 031-5087434

Role

Agricultural mechanisation research:
- Farm machinery and road transport systems,
- Analysis and costing of systems.

Expertise Farm infrastructure, irrigation and mechanisation systems engineering.
Research Interests

Mechanisation and transport initiatives:
System analyses, costings and optimisation.
Equipment performance and efficiencies.
Sugarcane logistics and vehicle optimisation.
RTMS and PBS vehicles.
Soil compaction and stool damage.
Farming systems.
New technology.