Kallion Konepaja Oy is a traditional, privately owned company and the leading manufacturer of one blade circular sawmills. Brand name KARA is a promise of accuracy, effectivity and innovativity. Our product range consists of mobile sawmills, stationary sawmills and sawmill lines, and auxiliary machines and conveyors for small and medium size sawmills. Sales to home market is made directly from the factory. The foreign customers are served by our experienced dealers as well as our own export staff at the factory.
Kallion Konepaja Oy is located in Raisio, Southwestern Finland, where KARA machines and equipment are manufactured by experienced professional staff. The design and manufacturing departments working closely together make it possible to produce individual solutions for our clients through persistent product development. Sales to home market direct from the factory, foreign customers are served by our experienced dealers as well as own export staff.
Production premises total to 5.300 m2. To ensure good service and quality we concentrate on our core competence i.e. the most essentials parts and components creating the quality, final assembling and quality control. Other parts and work we buy from subcontractors. In all phases of manufacturing we aim at qualified operation. Tidiness at the factory is an essential part of the product quality.
1918: Nikolai Kallio with his family, in front of his newly started business.
In the 20ies and 30ies: New premises at Pirilä, near railway station.
New ground and building in 1975. Picture taken after extension in 1983.
Kallion Konepaja Oy´s premises today.