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The Joensuu Plywood Mill in Finland celebrates its100th year this summer. While the applications of the products have changed over the course of a hundred years, the high-quality and durable Finnish birch plywood is still in worldwide demand.

UPM -
29 June 2018

Wood is a living and warm material. It smells good, feels good to touch, and it even has positive effects on our health.

UPM -
22 February 2018

WISA BioBond marks the beginning of a new era in plywood production. While maintaining the excellent characteristics of WISA plywood products, UPM Plywood’s bonding innovation largely replaces oil-based phenol with environmentally sustainable lignin.

UPM -
17 January 2018

Renovation of one summer cottage in the archipelago had two major objectives; the new interior surfaces needed to blend seamlessly into the old, and the interior had to fit in with the gorgeous view beyond the large windows.

UPM -
11 July 2017

One of UPM’s themes to support employees’ health and safety in 2016 was free-time accidents prevention. In one year, free-time accidents at UPM Plywood mills in Finland were reduced by half.

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27 April 2017

Wood has always been his passion. German forestry engineer Martin Czurgel moved to Finland to be with his girlfriend about three years ago. He spent his first cold winter in a wood-heated house.

UPM -
5 December 2016

New technology and automation bring about novel safety solutions to the production lines of UPM, but they don’t diminish the well-known safety principles of the company.

UPM -
11 November 2016

Throughout the world marketplaces are lively meeting places where local culture and people present themselves in a genuine manner offering commerce, refreshment and experiences for locals and tourists alike.

UPM -
18 October 2016

The Biofore Concept Car story continues with yet another international award. The car has received the KWF-Vision innovation award at the KWF-Tagung forestry trade fair in Roding, Germany in June.

UPM -
23 June 2016
UPM Plywood Grada

Finnish furniture manufacturer Isku began using UPM Grada wood material and managed to cut the manufacturing time of form-pressed components in half compared to the traditional manufacturing method.

UPM -
24 February 2016