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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 are encapsulated in the words customer focus, continuity, sustainability, and collaboration. Long-standing customer relationships, high quality, and efficient operations have always been the cornerstones of Outokummun Metalli, sustained through continuous improvement, employee training, and a close-knit partner network.

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, excavators and trucks.

Key figures of the Outokummun Metalli Group in 2023

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 emploeyd a total of 158 people and its turnover was approximately EUR 37.1 million in 2023. Outokummun Metalli Oy had a total of 89 people on its payroll and its turnover was around EUR 20.3 million in 2023.

The premises of Outokummun Metalli Oy are located in Outokumpu, Finland. The total surface area of the modern plant is about 8,200 m². The company meets its premises’ heat energy needs naturally by burning wood chips in its in-house heating plant.