VTT steers ship of the future to safety

June 20, 2017

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland is developing safe steering technology for navigation systems that will automatically steer the remote monitored and controlled ships of the future.

Merivaara lights way to cleaner operating theatres

June 19, 2017

Finnish hospital equipment maker Merivaara has gone through many changes in its 110-year history. But the company’s current focus on using design and digital tools to improve operating theatres could be its most transformative yet.

Arch Red goes inside the box

June 13, 2017

A few years ago, Finnish Arch Red swallowed an Australian partner much bigger than itself – and didn’t choke. Now it’s taking on the world with full force.

Biohit helps China quit smoking

June 5, 2017

Biohit and Chinese Chinmax Medical Systems have confirmed an agreement for the distribution of the Acetium lozenge in China.

Mobidiag expands with PerkinElmer

May 31, 2017

Finnish molecular diagnostics company Mobidiag has agreed to expand its distribution with PerkinElmer to Israel and several African countries.

Yepzon boosts global growth

May 23, 2017

Locator and location service developer Yepzon has gathered 1.5 million of euros private capital during a recently completed funding round.

VTT’s autonomous cars hit the roads

May 19, 2017

The automated cars ‘Marilyn’ and ‘Martti’, developed by VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, have been road tested and are exchanging information with each other.

Flexound’s HUMU drops the beat in the US

May 2, 2017

Finnish Flexound Systems has announced the debut of its flagship product, Flexound HUMU Smart Cushion, at retail with b8ta.

Nokia goes behind the Star Wars scenes

April 25, 2017

Nokia and Lucasfilm have teamed up to deliver an “immersive behind-the-scenes VR experience” of Star Wars: The Last Jedi.

Naava and Delos spread health together

April 20, 2017

Wellness real estate and technology company Delos has announced a strategic investment and partnership with Naava, a Finnish health technology firm.

Aalto-2 makes it to space – finally

April 19, 2017

The launch of the satellite known as Aalto-2 from Cape Canaveral, Florida on Tuesday was successful. The device is designed and built by Aalto University students.