Raute signs full scope service agreement with Paged Eesti

Paged is a plywood manufacturer and producer of wooden chairs in the EU (Image: Raute)

Raute Corporation has signed a service agreement with Paged Eesti, Estonia, part of Paged Group.

According to Raute’s press release, the contract covers full maintenance responsibility of the production machinery including consumables, spare parts, and small upgrades. The maintenance team, consisting of 19 people, of Paged Eesti is transferred to Raute services team.

“We are excited to extend our partnership with Paged Eesti. This agreement aligns with Raute’s service strategy, aimed at deepening collaboration with our valued customers,” said Kurt Bossuyt, executive vice-president of Services at Raute.

“We are pleased to enter into this agreement, which shows our ability to support the customer in ensuring optimised production of the factory together with lifecycle services. These efforts are all geared towards our shared objective of enhancing the overall efficiency of the mill production.”

Founded over 90 years ago, Paged is now one of the largest plywood manufacturers and significant producer of wooden chairs in the EU. It has a total of seven production facilities in Poland and Estonia.

Arkadiusz Swider, chairman of the board and CEO of Paged Eesti, commented: “The decision to outsource maintenance tasks and partner with Raute was taken with a firm belief in its substantial contribution to our company’s technical advancement. Opting for Raute, a renowned leader in the field, signifies a move towards conforming to international standards, a critical aspect for our ongoing growth.”