ISO9001 Quality Certificate to Metso Paper Wuxi

Published Mar 13, 2003 16.30.00 +2 GMT

Metso Paper Wuxi Co., Ltd., in China, obtained the ISO9001 Quality Management System Standard Certificate on 25 Jan, 2003. The certificate is valid for the "Aftermarket services of machinery for pulp and paper"

Metso Paper Wuxi was established in June 2000 as the first service technology center in China. Today, the technology center is able to provide a full scope of services for the upgrading and effective maintenance of all types of fiber and papermaking machinery. The center also provides extensive back-up for Metso Paper's machinery delivery. Total of 80 employees in Wuxi are highly professional and dedicated to meet the growing demands of China's pulp and paper industry.

Metso Corporation is a global supplier of process industry machinery and systems. The Corporation's fiber and paper technology business area, Metso Paper, is the world's leading supplier of technology, systems and equipment for the pulp, paper, converting and panelboard industries. Metso's other core businesses are divided between Metso Minerals (rock and mineral processing) and Metso Automation (automation and control technology). In 2000, the net sales of Metso Corporation were EUR 3.9 billion, and the personnel totaled approximately 22,000. Metso Corporation is listed on the Helsinki and New York Stock Exchanges.

More information: Jari Kiiskinen, Vice President and General Manager, Metso Paper Wuxi Tel. +86 510 522 5939 or +86 139 515 80 151 Pirjo Rosvall, Quality Manager, Metso Paper Service Tel. +358 20 482 5416 or +358 40 563 8594