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Trussmatic Receives key US Investor and Opens Office in the United States - Washington DC Metro Area


November 22, 2017, Kempele, Finland - Trussmatic Oy ("Trussmatic"), a leading Finnish smart robotics productions and technology company, has developed the first fully operational automated wood roof truss production line, received its first US investor, Southside Investment Group, and will open an office this November in Rosslyn, Virginia. This technology represents one of the most significant advances for manufacturing and production operations impacting the wood roof truss industry in the last 50 years.

The transaction further confirms the Company's strong expertise in the wood truss production process and helps not only establish a full time US presence, but makes opening an office in the US and hiring local talent possible as well.

Matti Lehtipuu, the Company's CEO, commented, "Our new US investor has not only accelerated the launch of our US office, but also contributed to further establish Trussmatic as a leading global innovator in the wood truss manufacturing industry. The valuable advice and support Southside Investment Group has provided, is helping shape and guide our strategic planning and relationships across the US. We are thrilled to have the opportunity to locate our offices in Rosslyn, Virginia and continue our goal of improving safety conditions, expanding productivity and bringing new innovation to this critical sector of the building components and materials industry."

About Trussmatic Oy


Trussmatic Oy is a Finnish technology company established in 2015, and developer of the world's first fully automatic and IP-connected wood roof truss production line. The Company has developed proprietary production automation systems using patented Internet-of-Things supported technologies with online monitoring capabilities. Trussmatic is a privately-held, limited liability company domiciled in Kempele, Finland.

About Southside Investment Group


Southside Investment Group (SIG) is an investment firm that focuses on multiple industries including artificial intelligence, building materials, cyber security, real estate, renewable energy, and robotics. SIG aims to generate attractive returns by following a disciplined approach to finding great entrepreneurs using a world-class network of colleagues and experts, and driving growth and value creation. SIG invests its own capital alongside other partners' and brings opportunities to others through its investments.

For additional information, please visit the official Trussmatic website at www.trussmatic.com or contact us directly:

Matti Lehtipuu, CEO, Trussmatic telephone: +358 40 5255103 email: matti.lehtipuu@trussmatic.com