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UPM’s sawmills are running at full speed — new Senior Vice President Aki Temmes anticipates a bright future Other news 06/13/2019 07:00:00

UPM’s sawmills are running at full speed — new Senior Vice President Aki Temmes anticipates a bright future

UPM Timber welcomed Aki Temmes, 41, to the position of Senior Vice President of Business in late April. He transferred to the position of head of UPM Timber from the position of Vice President of Business Control at UPM Biorefining. Aki has worked...

From the forests of Juupajoki to a Chinese child's room – wood’s journey from logs to products Story 06/06/2019 05:00:00

From the forests of Juupajoki to a Chinese child's room – wood’s journey from logs to products

Some people think that most Finnish wood nowadays end up in a pulp mill boiler. However, this is not the case. Traditional sawmills continue to flourish, producing increasingly large amounts of timber for further processing, for example, as raw...

Verla Mill Museum to host UPM Biofore exhibition through summer Press Release 05/16/2019 07:30:00

Verla Mill Museum to host UPM Biofore exhibition through summer

The UPM Biofore exhibition opens today at the Verla Mill Museum, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Kouvola, southeastern Finland. Throughout summer, the former bale warehouse will host an exhibit showcasing bioinnovations that are shaping the...

High-quality raw materials are sourced from well-managed forests — forest owners visit the Seikku sawmill Local news 04/17/2019 13:00:00

High-quality raw materials are sourced from well-managed forests — forest owners visit the Seikku sawmill

The UPM Seikku sawmill at Pori had an unusually busy day on Wednesday 17 April, as a group of private forest owners, mainly from western Finland, visited the sawmill to learn about its operations, its products and their end uses. “UPM is known for...