Through almost 120 years Moelven has developed from being a plant in Moelven producing wagon wheels dipped in boiling oil into an international timber processing group. Here you can see photos of product developments and when the various companies joined the Moelven family.



  • First sawmill in Norway with X-ray sorting of timber

    Every single log is used where it is best suited, resulting in less waste. This is the goal of Moelven Våler AS in Braskereidfoss when the sawmill becomes the first in Norway with X-ray sorting of timber.

    Read the story on X-ray sorting here
  • Factory-painted cladding

    The cladding is primed and painted at the factory, in controlled conditions, with the right quantity and on completely fresh wood. We use only the best cladding raw material and the best surface products on the market.

    More about factory-painted cladding
  • Building the world's tallest wooden building

    “Mjøstårnet is setting new standards for timber buildings. The building is the closest we will get to a timber skyscraper,” says investor and client Arthur Buchardt.

    More about Mjøstårnet here


Moelvens history