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Mathias Johansson joins ForestX: ”I enjoy the spirit of the company”

Gothenburg/Falun The ForestX office in Dalarna is growing. IT architect Mathias Johansson recently joined. More colleagues    In spring 2021, ForestX established in Dalarna when Stefan Jönis joined the company. He immediately asked for colleagues, and now they are coming.   After a long career as a developer and architect at leading major international companies …

AI in forestry: Strategic, tactical and operational planning

Gothenburg ForestX and Tenfifty’s webinar series on AI in forestry continues. Now it’s time for the third part. Guest this time is Doug Jones from Remsoft.   The next webinar will be on September 30. Then the theme is Strategic, tactical and operational planning.   External guest this time is Doug Jones from Remsoft Inc. …

Carl Barck and Christer Lindqvist, ForestX: ”Our journey has just begun”

Gothenburg, Sweden ForestX was founded three years ago. With 35 co-workers, a broad network of partners and a joint long experience of the combination of forest and IT, ForestX sticks to its goal; to digitize the forest industry. In this interview with CEO Carl Barck and marketing manager Christer Lindqvist, we go to India, on …

Leading planning tool integrated with SAP S/4HANA for glulam industry in operation at Pfeifer in Austria

Gothenburg/Imst Europe’s glulam industries needed a complete solution for planning production with a seamless integration with SAP S/4HANA. Johan Eriksson and colleagues at ForestX developed a module to the company’s existing product OptiNex.  OpiNex is a unique optimization planning tool that uses the full power of IBM Watson. Since January 2021, the application has been …

HedeDanmark: ”CFHarvest made our work flow completely digitized”

Viborg/Gothenburg HedeDanmark wanted to get its entire work process digitized. CFHarvest turned out to be the solution for the missing link; the planning and management of the work in the forest. Rasmus Willumsen here tells the story about HedeDanmark’s journey towards a completely digitized work process in the forest. HedeDanmark is Denmark’s largest private forestry …

Sven Lundmark: “The customer has to keep a strong position”

Stockholm/Gothenburg Sven Lundmark joined ForestX with 40 years of experience from the Swedish and international IT industry. He is now part of the company’s new venture ForestXChange. The combination of long IT experience and through several assignments for the large Swedish forest companies makes the career step to ForestX natural. To be able to work …

Anna Adrup to ForestX: “You have to be proactive about VIOL 3”

Karlskoga/ Gothenburg In Anna Adrup, ForestX has connected with a person with solid forest experience in combination with IT knowledge. Anna Adrup chose the forest already in high school. Timber buyer, logistics and business developer can be found on her forestry CV. The foundation was already laid at the high school of natural sciences and …

Kevin Toohill, CEO of Trimble Forestry: “The large investments in IT and technology makes Sweden interesting”

Canada / Sweden Through the collaboration with ForestX, Trimble Forestry will make a long term commitment to the Swedish and Nordic markets. – It’s amazing how efficient and advanced the Nordic forest industry is, says Kevin Toohill, CEO of Trimble Forestry. In this interview made in March 2021, he gives his views on the Swedish …

Stefan Jönis joins ForestX

Leksand / Gothenburg ForestX can add Leksand to the office map. In Stefan Jönis, the company gets its northernmost located solution architect. Right now, in these pandemic times, the office is confusingly similar to the family home, and no colleagues are visible either. “– We have to make sure I’ll get some collegues, says Stefan …

Innovative AI projects at Sveaskog linked together at ForestX

Gothenburg When Sweden’s largest forest owner Sveaskog invests in AI, two projects link up at ForestX. Oskar Selmeryd at ForestX is currently leading two innovative AI projects for the forestry giant. Swedish Sveaskog funded an AI-forum two and half years ago. Brainstorming gave the forum 27 ideas for developing the use of AI in forestry. …