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Moventas Santasalo and Tormets initiate service co-operation in Northern Finland and Northern Sweden

Moventas Santasalo Oy and Tornio based Tormets Oy have entered into an agreement covering the service and maintenance of mechanical power transmission equipment in Northern Finland and Northern Sweden. The cooperation will enhance Moventas Santasalo’s offerings to these markets throughout the entire industrial gear life-cycle with after-sales services that maintain the competitiveness of customers’ production processes.

The cooperation will improve Moventas Santasalo’s local maintenance and spare parts availability, additionally providing local technical support and rapid response to customers in the region. Tormets will perform drive maintenance and field services as well as installations and installation supervision. The aim is to offer customers a turnkey maintenance service, allowing customers to focus on their production processes and productivity development.

Tormets also serves as the local Moventas Santasalo authorized workshop. Local gear maintenance services performed to Moventas Santasalo maintenance standards strengthens the overall maintenance offering close to the customer. Tormets’ machining and grinding capabilities as well as capacity are well suited to the servicing and maintenance of Moventas Santasalo drives.

Tormets’ expertise and skills are an excellent complement to Moventas Santasalo’s own maintenance resources. The company, established in 1969, specializes in industrial spare parts as well as maintenance and repair services. It already has extensive experience in Moventas Santasalo’s customer industries including the pulp and paper, mining and steel industries.

Moventas Santasalo is one of the world's leading experts in mechanical power transmission. The company develops, manufactures and markets process industry drive equipment and life-cycle services.

Tormets is a machining and industrial maintenance specialized company. The company also provides spare parts and installation services to various industries.

About Moventas

Moventas is a wind gearbox technology expert and service provider. Moventas’ technology strives for lowering the cost of energy across the lifecycle of wind energy generation, from superior gearbox design and manufacture to extensive multi-brand service for 20 different turbine brands' gearboxes globally.