Raute receives orders worth €23m from Metsä Wood

8 February 2018

Raute Corporation has received orders worth approximately €23m from Metsä Wood, the Wood Products Business Area of Metsä Group.

The orders consist of machinery and equipment to be delivered for the expansion of Metsä Wood’s LVL mill in Punkaharju. The deal includes peeling, drying, LVL lay-up, pre-pressing and pressing lines, and also services related to the installation and commissioning.

The installation and commissioning of the production processes for the expansion of the LVL mill in Punkarhaju will start in the beginning of 2019.

The cooperation between Raute and Metsä Wood has continued for a long period. The production processes in Metsä Wood's plywood and LVL mills have mostly been implemented by machinery and equipment delivered by Raute.