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Valmet welcomes Thomas Hinnerskov as the new President and CEO

 February 19, 2024

Valmet and its Board of Directors has appointed Thomas Hinnerskov as the new President and CEO after Pasi Laine leaves the office.

Janne Pynnönen becomes the new Vice President of Valmet

 January 12, 2024

Janne Pynnönen (M.Sc. Eng.) has been appointed Senior Vice President, Operational Development at Valmet as of February 1, 2024. He will report to CEO Pasi Laine

Valmet strengthens its position by acquiring Demuth

 December 22, 2023

Valmet entered into an agreement to acquire Demuth for strengthening Valmet’s wood handling technology offering and services presence in South America.

Metsa Group and Valmet to develop a joint sustainability model

 November 1, 2023

Metsa Group and Valmet are jointly developing a comprehensive operating model for the development of their sustainable strategies.

Valmet reports changes in management

 February 15, 2023

Vesa Simola will continue to serve as a productive member of Valmet’s Executive Team up until his replacement is selected.

Stora Enso relies on Valmet

 February 4, 2023

Valmet delivers to Stora Enso’s Oulu mill in Finland, as Stora’s investment to turn the last idle paper machine into a high-volume consumer board production line

Valmet improves frame profiling application for pulp mills

 December 26, 2022

Valmet unveiled a brand-new flame profiling application that allows for real time-flame detection and monitoring in the lime kiln environment of pulp mills.

Valmet and Opal extend their partnership

 December 15, 2022

Valmet and Opal have decided to maintain their long-term partnership, the two brands will extend their Mill Maintenance Operations Agreement.

Valmet delivers Automation System in Poland

 December 8, 2022

Valmet will be providing DNA Automation System and IQ Quality Control System (QCS) to Schumacher Packaging’s Myszków facility in Poland.

Valmet purchases NovaTech’s Process Solutions

 November 11, 2022

Valmet Oyj acquires NovaTech’s Process Solutions Business in a strategic move to further strengthen its automation offering.

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