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Etteplan to partner with Metsä Tissue in its Mariestad’s mill expansion and modernization project in Sweden

News – Published: 08.06.2023 13:00:00

Etteplan news release, 8 June 2023

Etteplan to partner with Metsä Tissue in its Mariestad’s mill expansion and modernization project in Sweden

Etteplan has been commissioned to perform Balance of Plant (BoP) engineering at Metsä Tissue’s Mariestad mill expansion and modernization project. The collaboration is part of Metsä Tissue’s Future Mill development program, aiming at world class environmental and operational performance in tissue production.

“We are honored to support the renewal and expansion of Metsä Tissue. Through our technical expertise, we will be able to contribute to establishing a new world class tissue production line in Mariestad. Our extensive network of experts ensures access to the most competent professionals in all areas of specialization, and the close collaboration between our teams in Finland and Sweden has already proved advantageous in this project”, says Johan Ehrnrooth, Vice President, Smart Factory, Etteplan.

Metsä Tissue, part of the Metsä Group, is investing in to a fossil free future at its Mariestad mill in Sweden. Metsä Tissue is investing in total 370 MEUR in the expansion and modernisation of the mill, making the investment one of the largest in the tissue business in Europe and the largest within Metsä Tissue.

The construction works started during spring 2023 and the renewed mill is planned to be operational in the second half of 2025.

For more information:
Johan Ehrnrooth, VP, Smart Factory, tel. +358 40 565 9523
Outi Torniainen, SVP,  Marketing and Communications, tel. +358 10 307 3302  

Etteplan in brief

We are a rapidly growing technology service company specializing in software and embedded solutions, engineering solutions, and technical communication solutions. We are a forerunner in the engineering industry and we differentiate ourselves by the wide-ranging competence of our experts. Our customers include world’s leading companies in the manufacturing industry. We help them to create a better world through engineering, innovation and digitalization. Etteplan has lead the way in the engineering field already since 1983. In 2022, we had a turnover of EUR 350.2 million. The company currently has some 4,000 professionals in Finland, Sweden, the Netherlands, Germany, Poland, Denmark and China. Etteplan's shares are listed on Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd under the ETTE ticker.