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.
MacGregor gives Hapag-Lloyd vessels a boost
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
Meyer Turku has agreed to build another cruise ship for TUI Cruises, still subject to financing and slated for a 2023 delivery.
Finnish companies ensure power supply abroad
Three Finnish industrial heavyweights, namely Pöyry, Wärtsilä and Valmet, have landed contracts for various power plant projects internationally.
Kemppi bigs up in China
To strengthen its robotic welding business and boost growth in the Asian market, Kemppi has opened a robotic welding application centre in China.
Glaston closes deal in Belgium
Finnish glass processing technology and service company Glaston has sold two of its flat tempering lines to HG-glas located in Herentals, Belgium.
Valtra takes home two at Agritechnica trade fair
Finnish Valtra’s T254 Versu tractor featuring a SmartTouch armrest has won the Tractor of the Year 2018 and the Best Design 2018 awards at the Agritechnica trade fair in Hannover.
KONE ropes in contracts in China and Australia
Finnish elevator and escalator giant KONE is involved, on a number of levels, in supplying two skyscraper projects in the central business districts of Beijing and Melbourne.
Metso wins a double deal in Russia
Finnish Metso has been chosen to deliver two complete grinding lines to Russia. The value of the order is not disclosed.