Holmen streamlines maintenance, supports uptime, and reduces costs with IFS enterprise asset management solution


An IFS customer since 2002, IFS offers Holmen enterprise-wide asset management (EAM) and resource planning (ERP) capability, conferring specific advantages for preventive maintenance of its mills. Holmen has around 3000 users accessing IFS solution capabilities for Maintenance, Procurement, Finance, Warehouse and Project capabilities throughout the business, particularly supporting the paper and paperboard divisions.


David Lyrén, Technical Manager, Holmen Paper, Hallsta Mill, explains: “Ensuring uptime is critical for our mills, and maintenance of our plant and machines is very data driven. We needed a solution that would give us the data collection, insight, control and stability to secure production capability through preventive maintenance, and IFS delivers that.”


Other benefits seen using IFS include:

  • Greater visibility and speed of use with IFS Lobbies
  • Rich data for predictive maintenance
  • More accurate decision-making and budgeting
  • Minimal customization