German development organization GIZ in cooperation with the Public Investment Management Office and Municipality of Priboj organized Training on woodchips quality control on the 1th of June 2018 in Priboj.

Representatives of District heating plants from Priboj, Prijepolje and Nova Varos and wood chips producers participated at the training. Training started with lectures about theoretical basics and standards for wood chips quality control. Lectures and practical examples were shown by Djordje Maric, trainer educated on quality control of wood chips at the Faculty of Applied Science and Art (HAWK) in Germany. The practical part of the training including sampling of wood chips, wood chips class determination based on measurement of moisture content and practical size distribution was conductied at the Jela star company. Representative of the Public Investment Management Office, Sinisa Djeric, presented basic elements for procurement of wood chips and emphasized the importance of this training.