News

02.12.2020

Metsä Fibre and Mantsinen Group expand their cooperation in Rauma, Finland

Metsä Fibre, a part Metsä Group, and Mantsinen Group Ltd Oy have agreed to continue and expand their cooperation in Rauma, Finland. With the agreement, Mantsinen Group will continue as the operator of the pulp mill’s woodyard as of 1 March 2021. Mantsinen will also provide wood handling services for the new sawmill under construction. Operation will begin in the third quarter of 2022.

EMISSION-FREE EFFICIENCY

With this new agreement, modern electric machines will be introduced in port operations as well as future sawmill operations. Major part of pulp mill’s woodyard operations have been handled by electric machines already previously. These changes support Metsä Group’s strategic goal towards fossil free mills.

Antti Halonen, Project Engineer at Mantsinen Group, commented:

“When renewing the machinery, we will be paying special attention to occupational safety and noise control. The safety of operations is ensured by training personnel and taking care of their well-being. Expanding the agreement will create about 20 new jobs for log handling. Operation in the woodyard will be based on modern technological solutions and combining the new operations seamlessly with existing operations in Rauma.”

The new Metsä Fibre sawmill will produce around 750,000 cubic metres of pine sawn timber per year. The new sawmill will be a forerunner in technology and efficiency. Mantsinen’s goal has also been to act as a pioneer in its field, which makes the two companies a good match for cooperation.

EXPANDING COOPERATION

Mantsinen also cooperates with Metsä Fibre at the Äänekoski bioproduct mill and at Metsä Svir’s sawmill in Russia.

“Our close cooperation has been fruitful. We have been able to offer our material handling expertise to Metsä Group. At the same time, their uncompromising safety and quality requirements have allowed us to develop our own operations,” says Ilkka Hujanen, Director at Mantsinen Group.

For more information:
Ilkka Hujanen, Director, Logistic Services Finland
ilkka.hujanen(at)mantsinen.com
tel. +358 40 5563 880





« Back
07.07.2021

Mantsinen Dualpower™ is the first ever dual power concept in material handling machines. »

Mantsinen has paved the way with its innovations before and is now launching new Dualpower technology to the market. Mantsinen Dualpower™ is the first ever dual power concept in material handlin...
10.06.2021

Improved Decision Making with the help of Mantsinen Insight »

In 2020, a service called Mantsinen Insight™ was introduced. Previously known as Mantsinen Telematics System, the concept has gone through a development process lasting for several years, result...
10.06.2021

Getting Added Value with Mantsinen Academy »

Mantsinen Academy, a training concept meant for machine operators, maintenance staff, and dealers, got its start in February 2020. The three main elements that form the Academy are online webinars, on...
01.02.2021

Mantsinen Group strengthens the presence in France together with Heavy Handling Bv. »

Mantsinen Group Ltd Oy and its Belgian distributor Heavy Handling bv have agreed to deepen their co-operation by appointing Heavy Handling as distributor also for France for the whole range of Mantsin...
02.12.2020

Metsä Fibre and Mantsinen Group expand their cooperation in Rauma, Finland »

Metsä Fibre, a part Metsä Group, and Mantsinen Group Ltd Oy have agreed to continue and expand their cooperation in Rauma, Finland. With the agreement, Mantsinen Group will continue as the o...
20.11.2020

Mantsinen Group Ltd Oy has received a safety award from Stora Enso's Wood Products Oy Ltd »

Mantsinen has proven itself to be innovative in its safety work, engaging in developing the layout of Uimaharju Sawmill Terminal in Finland and integrating safety solutions all the way through to logi...
19.11.2020

Mantsinen Group is the 2020 Family Business of the Year in Finland »

The 2020 Family Business of the Year award has been granted to Mantsinen Group Ltd Oy. The award was presented at the Finnish Family Firms Association’s autumn seminar on Wednesday, 11 November....
14.08.2020

Mantsinen strengthens Material Handling Machinery sales team »

The sales team of the Mantsinen Material Handling Machinery unit will be strengthened in September. Mr. Patrik Starck has been appointed Sales Director as of September 21, 2020. Sales Director is...
02.07.2020

Changes in Mantsinen Board of Directors »

There have been changes Mantsinen Group Ltd Oy's Board of Directors. The Annual General Meeting on 21 February 2020 has selected Olli Isotalo as the new Chair of the Board of Mantsinen Group and M...
13.05.2020

Sustainable and efficient cargo handling in Belgium »

The cooperation of BCTN Network of Inland Terminals and Mantsinen Group together with the local distributor Heavy Handling BVBA has proven to be very successful. BCTN acquired Mantsine 200ER to handle...
20.04.2020

David Jason Test-Drives a Mantsinen Material Handler »

Mantsinen has a visible role in the British Channel Four series, David Jason’s Great British Inventions.
08.04.2020

GROWING STRONGER TOGETHER »

Social responsibility campaign Zero Exclusion by Mantsinen brought together companies whose values entail helping out young people in Finland. 
25.02.2020

Mantsinen Group involved in developing automated truck for customer needs »

Mantsinen is participating in the development project of its client Stora Enso, in which a self-driving truck will be tested in a factory area in Uimaharju, Joensuu, Finland.
03.12.2019

Young artists paint with a massive crane - Aiming to raise €50,000 to combat social exclusion among young peop... »

Mantsinen Group and Neste have joined forces to tackle one of society’s most difficult challenges: the social exclusion of young people. The problem is vast as one in five children in developed ...
27.09.2019

Mantsinen Launches a New Material Handling Solution for Ports »

Mantsinen brings a new material handling machine, Mantsinen 140, to the market. It is the first portal machine of this size with turning wheels, which enables sideways movement and efficient use in li...
04.07.2019

Mantsinen invests over 12 million on their Ylämylly factory in Finland »

Mantsinen Group, specializing in material handling machines and logistic services, will invest over 12 million euros in their factory facilities and equipment. The investment will be focused at a new ...
04.03.2019

The New Mantsinen 60 is Compact, Yet Strong and Smart »

Setting new standards for medium size material handling machines
22.10.2018

Mantsinen Group and Heavy Handling strengthen co-operation in Benelux »

Mantsinen Group Ltd Oy and its Belgian distributor Heavy Handling bvba have agreed to widen co-operation by appointing Heavy Handling as distributor to the Netherlands for Mantsine...
More: 1 | 2 | 3 |
 
 
Contact our team

Are you visiting mantsinen.com from United States or Canada? You will find most relevant information from our United States site.