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Taking the Kore brand into the 2020’s

Koskisen Kore offers ready-made solutions for van interiors. The product range comprises of pre-machined and ready-to-install van linings for different models and includes floors, wall panels and wheel-arch covers. Kore’s brand and visual identity were clarified during the summer. The Kore website was also updated to support the revamped brand. According to Mika Reini, director […]

Koskisen is renewing its brand

In recent years, Koskisen wood processing company has streamlined its operations, focusing on its core businesses: wood procurement, sawmilling and plywood and chipboard manufacture. Over the past year, the company has been working on an update of its strategy, which also gives Koskisen a new visual identity. The new visual identity means that all of […]

Part 3: “We should all think about our colleague’s health”

Article serie of Koskisen’s everyday life during corona time continue. In the third part, Jukka Rautiainen from chipboard mill tells, what new methods were introduced immediately to prevent the spread of the epidemic.  When talks began about putting in place measures to prevent coronavirus infections, the operators in the chipboard mill’s control room immediately jumped to action. […]

Products with proven safety

Koskisen is committed to producing high-quality wood products in a sustainable and environmentally friendly way. As part of this commitment, all our plywood and chipboard products have been fully certified in line with the relevant regulations. Regular monitoring is part of product safety The conformity of our plywood and chipboard production and formaldehyde emissions are […]

Summer employees gain new experiences at Koskisen

We have once again welcomed a group of great seasonal workers to join us in a range of roles. Read on to learn more about Oona Sunnari, Vilja Vanonen and Tuomo Laaksonen, who are working at Koskisen this summer. Summer workers like Oona, Vilja and Tuomo are an important resource for us; without them, we couldn’t keep our production […]

Koskisen planning extensive sawmill investment

Koskisen group is planning an extensive sawmill investment in Järvelä, Finland. The planned investment is valued at an estimated EUR 35–40 million. The intention is to make the investment decision during 2020, and the new mill would start operations in 2022.  The new sawmill annual capacity is 365,000 m³. The new sawmill will also clearly […]

Part 4:”Not all contact can be avoided”

Despite the slowdown of the corona epidemic, the everyday life is still lived under special arrangements in Koskisen’s mills. In the fourth part of article serie of Koskisen’s everyday life in corona time, Jussi Luomalahti tells the news from the sawn timber dispatch.  Jussi Luomalahti, who works as a supervisor at the sawn timber dispatch for […]

New ways of operating require a learning process

Article serie of Koskisen’s everyday life during corona time continue. Due to the restrictions brought by the coronavirus spring, working conditions have had to be rethought, if not reinvented. To the second story we interviewed log sorting operator Timo Moilanen. Log sorting operator Timo Moilanen says that the basic work has not changed much due to […]

Juha Vanhainen elected to Koskitukki’s Board of Directors

The composition of Koskitukki Oy, which guides the operations of the Koskisen Group, has been reinforced at the recently held Annual General Meeting. Juha Vanhainen was elected as a new member of the Board of Directors. M.Sc. Juha Vanhainen (59) is currently the CEO of Uros Ltd. He served as the President & CEO of Apetit Oyj […]

Tom-Peter Helenius new Director of Panel Industry

M.Sc. Tom-Peter Helenius (48) has been appointed as the new Director of Koskisen’s Panel Industry. He started in his new position on 20 April 2020. Helenius has diverse and extensive experience in production and sales management. Among the companies he has worked for are Suominen Flexibles (today Amerplast), where he was head of the special […]