Kesla, the multitalent in forest technology, is a manufacturing corporation specializing in the design, marketing and manufacture of forest technology - from stump to mill.
Kesla’s 50 years of business history is based on strong, client-oriented product development where the core aims are usability, productivity, serviceability and total economic efficiency for the client. With our wide sales and service network we can reach and serve customers with quality in over 35 countries.
KESLA product line consists of conventional timber truck cranes, forest machine cranes, industrial and recycling cranes, loaders and logging trailers, wood chippers, harvester heads, stroke de-limbers and stroke processors. Wide portfolio of KESLA products for CTL, tree-length and energy wood operations.
Kesla was founded in 1960 by a Finnish farmer Mr. Antti Kärkkäinen. Today Kesla has modern production units in Joensuu, Kesälahti, Ilomantsi and Tohmajärvi in eastern Finland and sales offices in Sinzheim, Germany and St Petersburg, Russia. Kesla employs about 300 persons. Kesla is a family owned company which A-series shares are listed on the Helsinki Stock Exchange.