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Expertise for a new era

Outokummun Metalli Oy represents expertise for a new era with its long-standing, uncompromising attitude. At the core of the company founded in 1980 lies forestry machine manufacturing expertise in partnership with the world’s largest forestry machine manufacturer John Deere.

Outokummun Metalli Oy is a family-owned company whose values include customer orientation, reliability and reinvention. Outokummun Metalli’s cornerstones have always been long-term customer relationships, high quality and efficient operations, which are maintained through continuous development, co-operation and personnel training.

Specialist in harvester head production

Outokummun Metalli manufactures harvester head frames sold under the John Deere and Waratah brands and their spare parts. At Outokummun Metalli’s plant the frames of harvester heads are produced mechanically, including welding, machining, painting and assembly.

In addition to harvester heads, Outokummun Metalli manufactures VAHVA products, including Vahva grapples for forwarders and excavators and the Vahva Forti mechanical rototilt.

The Group employs over 130 people

The Outokummun Metalli Group includes the subsidiary Koneosapalvelu Oy, a supplier of hydraulics and attachments for mobile machinery and industry. In addition to technical trading, Koneosapalvelu manufactures and maintains equipment, spare parts and hydraulic components for processing timber.

The Outokummun Metalli Group employs a total of 136 people and its turnover in 2016 was approximately EUR 26.6 million. Outokummun Metalli Oy has a total of 76 people on its payroll and its turnover in 2016 was around EUR 15.9 million.

The premises of Outokummun Metalli Oy are located in Outokumpu, Finland. The total surface area of the modern plant is 7,000 m². The company meets its premises’ heat energy needs naturally by burning wood chips in its in-house heating plant.