Comatec grows through acquisitions

Comatec’s subsidiary Rantotek has purchased KPA Unicon’s project business in Pirkkala

Rantotek, subsidiary of Comatec Group, has bought KPA Unicon Oy transfers Pirkkala’s project design business unit of KPA Unicon Pirkkala. As the result of the business deal, six employees were transfered to Rantotek on January 1, 2018 as current employees.

According to Jouni Tuononen, Managing Director of Rantatok Oy, the transaction strengthens Rantotek’s competence especially in boiler plant engineering, and it is an important part of Comatec Group’s future strategy and development of project business. Transaction is a natural follow-up for long-time cooperation between KPA Unicon and Rantotek in the field of energy production solutions.

“We have been cooperating with Rantotek for a long time and with our experience we believe that this business arrangement will serve all parties,” says Teemu Koskela, Managing Director of KPA Unicon.

Rantotek Oy, a member of Comatec Group, is an expert in energy sector. Rantotek’s core competences are boiler plants technology, high pressure pipelines and vessels. Rantotek’s services consist of sub-assemblies such as process engineering, thermal design, strength calculation, equipment and plant design, and conformity assessment documentation. These areas form an integral part for investing in boiler plants starting from the decision to commissioning.

KPA Unicon provides life cycle services for responsible district heat, steam and power generation. The company was found in 1990 and the Group employs over 250 energy industry professional. Its turnover in 2017 was approx. 80 MEUR with strongly positive result. The Group comprises of the parent company KPA Unicon Group Oy and its subsidiary KPA Unicon Oy in Finland and its international subsidiaries in France, Russia, Ukraine, Croatia and Chile. The company’s headquarter is located in Pieksämäki, Finland and energy-producing factories at Kiuruvesi and Lapua, Finland.

More information, contact CEO Jouni Tuononen, Rantotek Oy, e-mail: jouni.tuononen @