Innovating Wood

FinScan is now MiCROTEC Espoo

We exist to make our customers perform better!

We are on a mission to make sawmills more profitable. Using the latest scanning technology and AI boosted software solutions, we unlock the maximum value of the most precious commodity in the business – raw materials. The use of data will transform everything. Put simply, our customers can move from cut-to-stock to cut-to-demand.

Our unique technology is now boosted with Buzzard® artificial intelligence. This software, with artificial neural networks, allows the system to be programmed to learn and adapt to the unique operating environment of each sawmill.

As a member of the Microtec Group, a global leader in the wood scanning industry, we have a solution for every sawmill.

Technology that makes a difference

By using a data-driven optimisation approach, every sawmill can improve its competitiveness, quality and sales value.

  • Knowing what’s inside every log enables cut-on-demand.
  • Software for the centralised data management of logs, patterns and best use creates a unique fingerprint for all material.
  • Artificial intelligence significantly improves defect detection and the speed of image processing.
  • Software-based, machine-strength grading significantly improves yield of value-added products.
  • Artificial intelligence-based enhancements accumulate and enable a sawmill to continuously improve its performance.


News and articles

Season’s Greetings!

Season’s Greetings!

We want to thank our customers and partners for this year! We wish you and your loved ones a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 2022!...

read more
See you at Woodex in Moscow!

See you at Woodex in Moscow!

Woodex 2021 will be held at the Crocus Expo Exhibition Center in Moscow from November 30 to December 3. We are pleased to welcome you to...

read more


“The speed and quality of grading have increased.”
”We’ve received fantastic service and high value yield.”
”Our losses have decreased and quality has clearly improved.”
“The system works well and both the quality and service are good.”
”This investment has really increased our production capacity.”
WordPress Image Lightbox Plugin