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AFRY has acquired MosaicMill Oy, a leading, Finland-based company that applies drone and satellite image data for forest inventory services. The company will be consolidated into AFRY from June 2021.

AFRY has acquired Simosol Oy, a Finland-based company that specialises in advanced simulation and optimisation solutions for forest and agricultural assets. Simosol Oy will be consolidated into AFRY from June 2021.

ABB has been contracted by manufacturer of forest products, Arauco, to modernize its Licancel cellulose plant in Chile to deliver faster response times, greater cyber security, upgraded operator interfaces, enhanced process reliability and flexibility for remote working.

Sveaskog and CollectiveCrunch cooperate to enhance forestry with AI in Sweden. The cooperation with CollectiveCrunch aims to start feeding data from Sveaskog’s forests into CollectiveCrunch’s artificial intelligence-tool ‘Linda Forest’ in order to improve forest inventories.

Metsä Group will be renewing its ERP solution in 2021–2025. The large-scale Euro 150 million project aims to harmonise the Group’s current ERP solutions with a unified modern solution. It supports management of the Group as a one company with unified processes.

The wood industry company Derome is investing Euro 29.6 million to increase production capacity. The first step in the investment program consists of two Valutec lumber kilns. The delivery also includes the 4.0 Valmatic control system.