UPM Savonlinna Plywood Mill

Address

UPM Savonlinna Plywood Mill
Schaumanintie 1
FI-57200 Savonlinna
Finland

Mail address

UPM Savonlinna Plywood Mill
P.O. Box 13
FI-57201 Savonlinna
Finland

Phone numbers

Tel. +358 2041 5183
Fax. +358 2041 5182

 

Location

Savonlinna, Finland, approx. 335 km from Helsinki.

Personnel

ca. 270

Production capacity

100,000 m3

Products

Birch plywood for transportation, concrete formwork and other industrial end uses. WISA plywood produced also in Maxi sizes.

History

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 immediately rebuilt

1973 Production of maxi panels starts

1980s The sawmill, blockboard and fibreboard mills are shut down

1988 Schauman and Kymmene merges

1996 Kymmene Oy and Repola Oy merges and UPM-Kymmene Oy is formed. Schauman Wood becomes subsidiary.

2004 UPM-Kymmene Wood Oy is established.