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Stora Enso to plant more than 41 million tree seedlings in Finland, Sweden and Russia

26-05-2020
Stora Enso, 41 million, tree seedlings, Finland, Sweden, Russia

In 2020, more than 41 million tree seedlings will be planted in the forests of Finland, Sweden, Russia and the Estonia by Stora Enso. In the southern parts of the countries, the planting season started as early as April. In May, tree planting will be in full speed even further north. In northern forests, the planting season lasts about 150 days, …

Segezha starts on project to develop seed plantation centres for growing containerised tree seedlings

11-03-2020
Segezha Forest Industry Group, Sistema JSFC, seed plantation centres, containerised, tree seedlings

Segezha Forest Industry Group (part of Sistema JSFC) has started work on the project to develop seed plantation centres that will grow containerised tree seedlings (CTSs). The seedlings are grown in special containers filled with soil; 100 per cent of these seedlings adapt well after planting and is easy to transport; their roots are never …

Timbeter closes $1 million seed round to fuel expansion in Southeast Asia and Latin America

05-02-2020
Timbeter, seeding round, funding, digitalisation, expansion, Southeast Asia, Latin America, forestry management, logistics, forestry operations, forestry value chain, digital data exchange, timber measurement, reporting platform

Estonian company Timbeter, whose solutions help the forestry sector adopt digital technology to optimise transparency and efficiency in forestry management, has raised $1 million in its seed round. The seed round was led by TMT Investments, the venture investing company listed on the London Stock Exchange. The Tallinn-based company developed a …

Metsä Board to collaborate with VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland to develop new digital solutions

09-01-2020
Metsä Board, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, SEED, new digital solutions, production efficiency, spare part, data content, Business Finland

Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, is participating in a joint project called SEED, led by VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, in which forest companies are developing new digital solutions together with companies in the ICT industry. In the two-year project, forest industry mills will serve as innovation platforms for app …

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