Savonlinna, Finland, approx. 335 km from Helsinki.
Birch plywood for transportation, concrete formwork and other industrial end uses. WISA plywood produced also in Maxi sizes.
1921 Oy Wilhelm Schauman AB plywood mill's production is started in the former
Itä-Suomen Kutomo's premises
1930 The mill is destroyed by fire, but it is
1973 Production of maxi panels starts
sawmill, blockboard and fibreboard mills are shut down
1988 Schauman and
1996 Kymmene Oy and Repola Oy merges and UPM-Kymmene Oy is
formed. Schauman Wood becomes subsidiary.
2004 UPM-Kymmene Wood Oy is