30 November 2020

Pinjattaret create team spirit at the workplace

30.11.2020 | Pinja Blog | Pinja Career, Sustainability

Technology is strongly perceived as a predominantly male field of industry, and the majority of Pinja’s employees are also male. This year, Pinja’s female employees started to develop common activities and team spirit....

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Pinja Pinja
25 November 2020

Targeting manufacturing lead time reduction?

25.11.2020 | Pinja Blog | Industrial innovation, Production development, Industrial digitalization

Reducing manufacturing lead time improves business profitability, competitiveness and customer satisfaction. Lead time reduction also advances agility at work and enables quicker responses to changes in the operating...

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Mikko Tervala Mikko Tervala
23 November 2020

The APS system pays for itself - financially and humanly

23.11.2020 | Pinja Blog | Industrial innovation, Production development, Industrial digitalization

When calculating the payback period of any acquisition, one basically needs to know two things. First, how much does the acquisition cost in money and through staff’s working hours. Secondly, how does the renewal bring...

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Tero Jännes Tero Jännes
18 November 2020

3 Reasons to Invest on Quality Leadership – Why to Create a Quality Strategy?

18.11.2020 | Pinja Blog | Industrial innovation, Production development, Industrial digitalization

For many manufacturing companies, quality is a means to differentiate themselves from competitors, or even a vital precondition for business continuity. However, assuring quality in product development and production is...

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Teemu Väyrynen Teemu Väyrynen
04 November 2020

4+1 most important things to consider in managing material flows in circular economies

04.11.2020 | Pinja Blog | Circular economy and natural resources, Supply chain management, Industrial digitalization, Sustainability, ICT services

The efficient management of material flows is in key role in maintaining and improving the profitability of businesses operating in circular economy. These businesses often manage up to hundreds of inbound and outbound...

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Annimari Lehtomäki Annimari Lehtomäki
30 October 2020

Succeed in industrial investments with a flexible project delivery model

30.10.2020 | Pinja Blog | Industrial innovation, Industrial engineering

A precondition for success in large industrial investments is the appropriate selection of the project delivery model. Alternatives range from turnkey to component deliveries or consulting services; a single solution...

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Lassi Jääskeläinen Lassi Jääskeläinen
27 October 2020

A lot of talk about the Cloud – 3 important things to consider before migrating to Cloud

27.10.2020 | Pinja Blog | Digital society, ICT services, Digital business

Today, systems and servers are migrated to the cloud at a steadily increasing pace. Gartner forecasts that the worldwide public cloud services market will grow at a pace of more than 20 percentage points over the next...

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Jari Alamaa Jari Alamaa
26 October 2020

When to move beyond excel in production planning?

26.10.2020 | Pinja Blog | Production development

In my work as Director R&D of IPES at Pinja, I get to see a wide range of production planning solutions in customer organisations. The arrangements made in these organisations live over time, as changes take place in...

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Tero Jännes Tero Jännes
23 October 2020

Renewing the industry with youth and experience

23.10.2020 | Pinja Blog | Pinja Career, Industrial engineering, Sustainability

  Pinja's young engineers Hanna-Maria Angeria and Iida Vaara have enjoyed the change to participate in Stora Enso's grand project in Oulu.

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Pinja Pinja
22 October 2020

Digitalization supports the profitability of circular economy businesses

22.10.2020 | Pinja Blog | Circular economy and natural resources, Supply chain management, Industrial digitalization, Sustainability

The circular economy market is growing faster than ever but at the same time the operators on the sector have been caught in a riptide. Sitra forecasts that the Finnish circular economy will have an annual growth...

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Annimari Lehtomäki Annimari Lehtomäki