The official Opening Ceremony of Mecanova's new site in Estonia will be held today in Pärnu.
- Our customers have for a while asked us to start production Estonia. Many of them already operate here and emphasize the good business environment. Also the logistic benefits are obvious, CEO and President Jukka Koponen said.
At the moment Mecanova Oü has a total floor space of 4500 square metres. The number of professionals is now thirteen, and this will increase by ten when new assembly unit becomes operational.
- Our intention is to grow our operations in Estonia. In five years the number of employees is estimated to be 100 and turnover level is expectd to be 17 million euros, mr. Jukka Koponen said.
Production ramp-up was started two weeks ago and according to the plan site will be running at full capacity in October this year. Mr. Ilmar Seppenen started as production manager in the beginning of this year.
Mecanova Oü produces a wide range of sheet metal components where cabinet is the most typical product. The highlight of the site is the Pivatic line.