FM Timber Team Ltd

The Group parent company Fm Timber Team Ltd was established in1997 in Pihtipudas Northern Central Finland. Timber Team is a family company which has grown in the past decade into a notable sawn timber and bioenrgy producer. The Sister company Timber Heat Oy was established in 2000 to produce heat out of wood residues for kiln chambers and the local municipality of Pihtipudas. In 2006 the company expanded to Russia by buying the ZAO Karlis Prom sawmill company from the Russian village of Värtsilä. ZAO Karlis Prom has been raising the group production by 100 % and widening the product portfolio up to 100x250 being the maximum size. In 2010 Fm Timber Team bought the Saha-Tapio sawmill in Kiihtelysvaara Finland 60 km from the Russian border. The sawmill is focusing on kilndrying, quality grading and packing the sawn timber coming from ZAO Karlis Prom.

The group sawn timber production is 140 000 m3 ( 60/40 Spruce and Pine ). Heat production out of saw residues is 60 GWh. Värtsilä is prodicing biomass for bioenergy producers 127 GWh. The group turnover is Eur 28 million and it employs 127 people. We export 50 % out of our production.