Insta Automation to provide automation for a test facility for new technology

MI Demo Oy, a joint venture of Metsä Group and Itochu, is building an industrial test facility in Äänekoski. The plant produces new kind of wood-based textile fibre. MI Demo Oy has chosen Insta Automation Oy to provide the control room and PLC/SCADA process control systems for the facility.

Picture: Metsä Group

The project is related to the development of Metsä Spring Ltd’s new business operations. Metsä Spring Ltd is Metsä Group’s innovation company that is developing opportunities in forest-based bioeconomy and circular economy. For Insta Automation Oy, this project is a significant achievement. Now it can implement automation for a more environmentally friendly next generation textile fibre plant.


Further information:

Harri Häyhä
Business Unit Manager, Insta Automation Oy, Engineering
040 579 0335