Wooden pieces fall into place at Lovi

At first glance it may be hard to believe the stroke of genius someone had. You start off with a flat package, a piece of plywood from which you detach carefully formed pieces. You then assemble them according to the instructions and, lo and behold, you are holding a jellyfish, Moominmamma or Christmas tree ornament […]

Ilosen puutyö use thin plywood on their products

Finnish family company relies on Koskisen’s thin plywood

The company Ilosen Puutyö in Hauho, southern Finland, combines traditional joinery skills with efficient production equipment, allowing them to make reasonably priced products both in series production and as single products.  Ilosen Puutyö’s mission for 65 years now has been to manufacture high-quality and long-lasting furniture. Still today, Production Manager Antti Teivonen’s company makes just […]

Innovative wood use: Secto Design

Secto Design uses Koskisen’s thin plywood in its popular lamps. Innovative lamps are skilfully handcrafted from Finnish birch. Their natural wooden surface makes the light they cast warm and inviting. Architect Seppo Koho, the designer of the lamps, has created a softly filtering light which invites rather than blinds. Unique lamp to customers’ wishes In […]

KoskiPly Birch is used for high quality Kumu drums.

Finnish birch is played around the world: Kumu Drums trusts Koskisen’s thin plywood

Pekka Helanen, an instrument maker and musician from Hämeenlinna, Finland, built his first drum set in woodwork class in primary school. That was the beginning of an enthusiasm for music and handicrafts which turned him from an amateur into a musician and instrument maker. Today, Helanen’s handcrafted Kumu drums are played the world over, and […]

For Laser Cut Studio, the quality of plywood is crucial – UV printing being developed

– We have been working with Koskisen for several years and I won’t change, says Adam Rowe, owner of Helsinki based Laser Cut Studio. Since starting the cooperation with Koskisen, his business has grown.  One of the most important reasons for growth is Koskisen quality. – Koskisen quality and customer service is beyond anything else, […]

Peltonen Oy, Finland

Peltonen skis have a long and famous history. Peltonen was started by Toivo Peltonen, a promising young skier, in 1945 in Hartola, southern Finland. Company has grown from a one-man shop to an international ski brand with 50 employees. Despite the increase in robotics and automation, the ski still has a strong craftsmanship. The ski […]

LASER ATELIER, SWITZERLAND

Swiss designer highlights innovative and timeless maps by engraving thin plywood Laser Atelier is from Zurich and was created by the designer and illustrator Robin Hanhart. The Swiss studio specialises in creating unique laser-cut products such as topographic and historic maps but it also produces experimental globes from wood. Most of their wood products use KoskiPly, […]