A fire at the Rautpohja mill in Jyväskylä, Finland

Valmet Oyj’s press release January 24, 2024 at 4:15 p.m. EST

A small fire broke out at Valmet’s Rautpohja mill in Jyväskylä, Finland, today around 14:00 EST. The fire that started at a workshop has now been extinguished. No personal injuries occurred. The origin of the fire is under investigation.  


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For further information, please contact: 
Mikko Sillanpää,
Vice President, Board and Paper Mills Business Unit, Paper business line, Valmet, tel. +358 40 766 4971

Valmet is a leading global developer and supplier of process technologies, automation and services for the pulp, paper and energy industries. With our automation systems and flow control solutions we serve an even wider base of process industries. Our more than 19,000 professionals around the world work close to our customers and are committed to moving our customers’ performance forward – every day. 

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