UPM Pellos Plywood Mill

​Address

UPM Pellos Plywood Mills
FI-52420 Pellosniemi

Phone numbers

Tel. +358 2041 5173
Fax. +358 2041 5172

 

Location

Pellosniemi in Ristiina, Finland, approx. 220 km from Helsinki.

Personnel

650

Production capacity

480,000 m3 / year

Products

Softwood plywood for parquet, concrete formwork, transportation industry and distribution business.

History

1963 Particle board mill, power plant and residential area are constructed. Owner of the mill is Aarne J Aarnio

1967-68 Plywood mill is built

1983 Oy Wilhelm Schauman Ab purchases the Pellos mills from Aarne J Aarnio. Pellos Oy becomes a subsidiary.

1988 Pellos Oy name is changed to Pellos-Puhos Oy 

1988 Oy Wilhem Schauman Ab merges with Kymmene Oy

1989 Pellos-Puhos Oy is merged with Kymmene Oy

1990 Schauman Wood is formed

1994 Particleboard mill is shut down

1994 The second, Pellos 2, spruce plywood mill is inaugurated

1996 Kymmene Oy merges with Repola Oy, UPM-Kymmene is formed May 1, 1996

2002 The third plywood mill, Pellos 3 starts up

2004 UPM-Kymmene Wood Oy is established. Schauman Wood name is replaced by UPM, Pellos Plywood Mills.