History

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2011–2012

Large investment in product trademarks.

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2011

Iggesund Forest becomes a sister company.

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2010

Large investment in product trademarks.

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2002-04

Strategic decision: Production stays in Olofsfors. Investment in a fully automated track production line.

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1999

Completely new premises for wear steel and a new building for offices is built.

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1991

The world’s most modern, fully automated cutting edges production line is built.

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1984

P300. A cutting edge innovation.

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1982

Pehr Wikström buys Olofsfors AB from the Masonite Group.

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1975

Acquisition of System Svedlund, total of 34 employees. Manufactures tracks for forest machines.

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1973

Quick adaption of boron steel, large competitive advantages.

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1929

Nordmalings Ångsåg AB builds Europe’s first masonite factory.

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1908-60

Forging of timber floating chains.

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1876

Manufactures steel for carriage wheels and sled runners. Large investments in the works.

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1861-86

Pehr Wikström founds Nordmalings Ångsåg AB, buys part of Olofsfors Ironworks. 1886 Nordmalings Ångsåg becomes the owner of Olofsfors Ironworks.

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1762

Olofsfors established on Leduån river in Nordmaling. John Jennings, one of the most powerful men in Sweden, gets an idea. Advantages: water power, forest, closeness to the sea.