Toolfac’s machining expertise strengthens HANZA

February 4, 2019

Toolfac, a Finnish high-tech manufacturer focusing on machining, has been acquired by industrial manufacturer HANZA Holding.

Glaston set to acquire Bystronic

January 29, 2019

Finnish glass processing technologies and services provider Glaston has signed a deal to buy Bystronic glass, a group specialising in flat-glass processing owned by Switzerland’s Conzzetta AG.

Karate kicks Kone-Ketonen’s forestry business into high gear

January 23, 2019

Innovation may have disrupted the forest industry, but it is also how Kone-Ketonen has remained successful through its ups and downs over three decades in operation. Now the Finnish family-run business is expanding internationally with the world’s first hydraulic hybrid harvester head.

Pole wins at Design & Innovation Awards

January 15, 2019

Finland’s Pole Bicycle Company has been internationally recognised for its novel Machine mountain bike.

Prometec wins first international order

November 7, 2018

Finnish company Prometec Tools has received an order from Stockholm Exergi for an automated sampling robot and additional sampling equipment.

Significant order for Pemamek from Portugal

September 27, 2018

Finnish welding and production automation solutions provider Pemamek has secured a contract to supply offshore heavy tubular structure manufacturing lines for ASM Industries (ASMI).

Exel Composites breaks ground with oil well sensor

July 30, 2018

Finnish company Exel Composites’ subsidiary Diversified Structural Composites (DSC) is collaborating with Norwegian company Ziebel on an innovative composite-based sensing system for oil wells.

Finnish design and innovation recognised globally

June 4, 2018

Finnish company duo Belightful Design and KONE have been granted major accolades for design and innovation in their respective fields.

Five for Friday: Maritime industry

April 27, 2018

The maritime industry continues to make a significant splash for Finland’s economy.

MacGregor gives Hapag-Lloyd vessels a boost

April 5, 2018

MacGregor, part of Cargotec, is improving the cargo carrying capabilities of seven Hapag-Lloyd C-class container vessels.

Meyer Turku receives new cruise ship order

February 14, 2018

Meyer Turku has agreed to build another cruise ship for TUI Cruises, still subject to financing and slated for a 2023 delivery.