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16.09.2020

PONSSE Opti 8 – the most modern forest machine computer in the markets

PONSSE Opti 8 is a state-of-the-art touchscreen computer designed for PONSSE forest machines. User-friendliness, a large high-resolution display, high ergonomics in the cabin and responsiveness form the basis of the technical and visual design of the PONSSE Opti 8 computer: all factors that improve the working conditions of forest machine operators.

07.09.2020

Timber Forest the PONSSE retailer of the year

Every year, Ponsse rewards the most merited companies from among the Group’s 32 PONSSE retailers. In 2019 Brazilian Timber Forest, a company with a strong focus on customer service, was recognised as the retailer of the year. 

05.06.2020

New version of PONSSE Manager improves reporting of machine chain productivity

PONSSE Manager 1.7  released PONSSE Manager 1.7 presents forwarder production reporting, a function highly requested by customers, alongside the system’s other top features. As a new feature, PONSSE Manager displays the progress of work areas in a separate graph, showing harvester production and forwarder production relative to the total estimated volume of the work area in question.

15.05.2020

A new retailer for Ponsse in Romania

Ponsse Plc has a new retailer in Romania. IRUM is the official retailer of Ponsse since the beginning of April 2020, responsible for the sale and maintenance of PONSSE forest machines. The change is carried out to strengthen the after-sales service for PONSSE customers in Romania.

08.05.2020

New retailer for Ponsse in South Africa

Starting from 2 June 2020, Ponsse’s retailer in South Africa will be M.T.S. Parts CC. The company will start as Ponsse’s official retailer, being responsible for the sale and maintenance of PONSSE forest machines, as well as spare parts services in South Africa. Green Projects, Ponsse’s current service provider in South Africa, will continue as Ponsse’s retailer until 1 June 2020.

19.02.2020

Ponsse strengthens its position in the harvester head market

PONSSE launches new H9 harvester head at the Oregon Logging Conference in USA. The new harvester head strengthens Ponsse's strategy to be the leading manufacturer also for harvester heads. The new PONSSE H9 challenges other products in the same size class with its power and precision.

07.02.2020

Ponsse celebrates its 50th anniversary

This year marks the 50th anniversary of Ponsse Plc. Today, the family-owned company, which started from the dream of forest machine entrepreneur Einari Vidgrén in a small village workshop, operates in harvesting markets in 40 different countries. During these 50 years, the company has become one of the world’s largest manufacturers of forest machines based on the environmentally friendly cut-to-length method.

05.02.2020

Ponsse to start cooperation with Tampere University

Ponsse and Tampere University have today signed a cooperation agreement to support research and education at Tampere University (TAU) and to strengthen the competence of Ponsse Group’s personnel.  

27.11.2019

Ponsse voted the best medium-sized company

Finnish private investors have elected Ponsse the best medium-sized company listed in Nasdaq Helsinki. In the “Yksityissijoittajan valinta” (Private Investors’ Choice) competition, small-scale investors voted for Finland’s most reliable and attractive listed companies. 

01.11.2019

The 15,000th PONSSE delivered to Lespromindustria

Today, the 15,000th PONSSE forest machine was completed at Ponsse’s factory in Vieremä and delivered to Lespromindustria from Russia. The machine delivery also represented a step towards Ponsse’s 50th anniversary to be celebrated next year. Fifty years of logging will be celebrated by a global roadshow together with Ponsse’s customers and other forest industry professionals.

30.10.2019

Ponsse once again first in reputation survey

For the second year in succession, Ponsse is the most reputable company in Finland. In this year’s survey, Ponsse was the only company that received an excellent total score. Ponsse was followed by lift and escalator manufacturer Kone and game developer Supercell.

06.09.2019

Ponsse's efficient solutions for profitable logging

Ponsse’s products and services that improve productivity and profitability in logging have a strong presence at the The Great Lakes Logging & Heavy Equipment Logging Congress September 5-7 Escanaba, MI. The new PONSSE Cobra harvester was introduced at the fair as well as new PONSSE Active Crane system for loader controlling.

05.09.2019

Ponsse opened a new training centre in St. Petersburg

The grand opening of the new training and service centre of OOO Ponsse, Ponsse’s subsidiary in Russia, was celebrated last week in Gorelovo, St. Petersburg. With its area of 1,500 square metres, the new training centre is one of the company’s largest investments in Russia, totalling approximately EUR 3 million.