An Interview with Tarmo Rintala – Senior Technology Manager – at Atexor Oy

Posted on 17/12/2018 by Atexor

Over the past few months, we have been helping you get to know some of Atexor’s team members.  To conclude 2018, we caught up with Tarmo Rintala, our Senior Technology Manager who has been with the company for over 20 years.   Read Tarmo’s charming story below:

How long have you been a part of the Atexor team?


Lighting the way at Kilpilahti petrochemical plants

Posted on 14/12/2018 by Atexor

ATEX certified SLAM FIXED® 1LED & 2LED luminaires

Petrochemical production plants are regularly faced with the challenge of safe and efficient lighting during periods where maintenance programmes require the shutdown of electrical equipment and power supply.  In addition to this challenge, it is essential for these EX-hazardous facilities to adhere to rigorous safety standards and procedures at all times to ensure proactive identification of hazards, prevention of accidents and to minimise associated risks. 


The Importance of Lighting

Posted on 20/11/2018 by Atexor

Atexor Business Development Manager, Tuomas Seilo, delves into the importance of light not only in everyday life but also in hazardous working conditions in his article titled ‘Empowered by Light’.

In the article, Tuomas discusses how a lot of people aim for maximum light output from luminaires when really their goal should be to find the source of the highest quality of light.


An Interview with Silvia Peltoniemi – Sales Manager – at Atexor OY

Posted on 15/11/2018 by Atexor

As part of the continuation of Atexor’s interview series – we have taken the opportunity to speak with another key member of our growing team to find out more about her role with Atexor as well as what she likes to do in her free time. This time, we introduce you to – Atexor OYs Sales Manager – Silvia Peltoniemi.

How long you have been in Atexor team?


Atexor Oy Exhibiting at the Offshore Energy 2018 Exhibition and Conference

Posted on 22/10/2018 by Atexor

Following the success of our previous events, we are delighted to announce that Atexor Oy will be exhibiting at Europe’s leading offshore energy event. Held on the 22nd to the 24th of October, this years Offshore Energy exhibition and conference is set to attract its biggest audience consisting of over 600 exhibitors and 12,000 visitors from over 90 nationalities. Atexor will be at booth 2.107 showcasing our quality ATEX lighting solutions including our SLAM®, MICA® and SLAM FIXED® product ranges.


An Interview with Jarkko Perkiö – Production Foreman – at Atexor Oy

Posted on 17/10/2018 by Atexor

As part of our series of interviews with Atexor’s team members – who all play an integral role in the success of the business – we have taken the opportunity to interview Atexor Oy’s Production Foreman, Jarkko to find out more about his time working for the company.

How long have you worked as a Production Foreman at Atexor Oy?

I began working in production for Atexor in 2003 - so 15 years ago! Four years into joining the business, I was given the opportunity to progress my career with the company and promoted to Production Foreman.


Welcoming Our Newest Team Member Jussi Hangasluoma

Posted on 11/10/2018 by Atexor

We would like to welcome our newest member of staff, Jussi Hangasluoma, to Atexor Oy who steps into the role of our new Supply Chain Manager. With an extensive background working within production and purchasing for companies including - Lumikko Oy and Kutepa Industrial Service Oy - Jussi brings with him a wealth of experience and a great skillset.


Atexor OY Develops Custom Lighting Solution in Partnership with Neste Corporation Refinery

Posted on 01/10/2018 by Atexor

We are delighted to have worked with Neste Corporation to develop a custom made lighting range, tailored to their safety and energy needs.

Neste Corporation -the largest producer of its kind, creating renewable diesel made from waste and residues - mostly work in the Baltic Sea area to constantly develop new products and solutions to meet their customer needs.

The refinery needed to replace its old fluorescent tubes with new equipment that would increase safety, reduce maintenance and costs, whilst also be environmentally friendly.


Atexor Ltd will be Exhibiting at the Speedy Expo in Liverpool

Posted on 21/09/2018 by Atexor

Atexor Ltd is happy to announce that we will be exhibiting at the Speedy Expo held at the Exhibition Centre in Liverpool on the 31st of October and the 1st of November.

Expected to attract over 600 delegates, the event will feature conferences, a chance to meet with major exhibitors, an awards dinner and safety seminars. It is very much promising to be a fantastic opportunity for Atexor to showcase our high quality safety lighting products amongst companies supplying tools, machinery and many more that operate across similar industries to us.


An interview with Derek Scott - Head of UK Sales - at Atexor Ltd

Posted on 07/09/2018 by Atexor

Since opening up the UK branch of Atexor, Derek Scott our Head of Sales UK has been driving this arm of the business forward. Following a string of contract wins, the UK division has recently expanded its team with the appointment of a new Regional Sales Manager and continues to grow from strength to strength. We have taken this opportunity to find out more about Derek and Atexor UK.

1)     What were you previously doing before joining Atexor?