Finns land substantial orders in Europe
Valmet has secured significant new technology orders and YIT several traffic infrastructure contracts.
Toolfac’s machining expertise strengthens HANZA
Toolfac, a Finnish high-tech manufacturer focusing on machining, has been acquired by industrial manufacturer HANZA Holding.
Glaston set to acquire Bystronic
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
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
Finland’s Pole Bicycle Company has been internationally recognised for its novel Machine mountain bike.
Prometec wins first international order
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
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
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
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
The maritime industry continues to make a significant splash for Finland’s economy.