FinnMETKO is Finland’s largest and most important heavy machinery industry trade and sales fair. In 2016 the fair will be held for the 16th time. The FinnMETKO trade fair takes place 1–3 September...
We have decided to author a biography of the life of Einari Vidgrén, the founder of Ponsse Plc.
Through Einari’s story, we want to bring forward the life’s work of the post war generation.
It will also be the story of the development of Finnish forestry and, most of all, of the people whose work resulted in an internationally-listed company with 1,300 employees. People whose success was seen as impossible in the Vieremä village amidst the depression, depopulation, unemployment and harsh realities of the early 1970s.