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29.10.2018

Welcome to meet us in Dubai!

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Middle East Electricity is held in Dubai World Trade Centre between 6th and 8th March 2018.

MEE is an international trade event for the power industry, with sectors for power generation, transmission & distribution, lighting, solar as well as Energy Storage & Management Solutions.

Both unipro® und MEKA® will be present at the event. Visit us in Dubai at hall H2, stand B31. Welcome!

More information of the event is found here. We wish to see you there!

31.08.2018

MEKA® makes wire mesh tray installation even easier than before

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The new products in our MEKA® WMT family make installing wire mesh trays even easier and quicker than before.

Extending wire mesh trays is now done quickly with the MEKA® WMT SC1 and MEKA® WMT SC2 quick connectors. The quick connectors are easily snapped in place, and the extension can be done without tools. The wire mesh tray family is also expanded with new central brackets MEKA® WMT CS and MEKA® WMT CSF.

See the video on our new products in the MEKA® wire mesh tray family.

MEKA® WMT SC1 tuotekuva

MEKA® WMT SC1

The tool-free steel MEKA® WMT SC1 quick coupling for wire mesh trays is suitable for the longitudinal extension of wire mesh trays up to 200 mm wide.

The MEKA® WMT SC1 piece installed at the bottom of the tray is used together with MEKA® WMT SC2 quick coupling pieces.

MEKA® WMT SC2 tuotekuva

MEKA® WMT SC2

The steel MEKA® WMT SC2 quick coupling piece for wire mesh trays can be used with wire mesh trays up to 200 mm wide.
The MEKA® WMT SC2 piece is designed to be used together with the MEKA® WMT SC1 quick coupling piece.

The new MEKA® quick coupling pieces allow you to quickly install a wire mesh tray system that is rigid at the joints.

 
MEKA® WMT CS tuotekuva

MEKA® WMT CS, wire mesh tray central bracket

MEKA® WMT CS is a steel wire mesh tray center bracket for an M10 threaded rod.

MEKA® WMT CS-10 is locked onto the tray by pressing the tangs down with pliers.

MEKA® WMT CSF tuotekuva

WMT CSF, wire mesh tray center bracket with height adjustment

MEKA® WMT CSF is a steel wire mesh tray center bracket for an M6 threaded rod.

MEKA® WMT CSF is locked onto the tray by pressing the tangs down with pliers.

01.08.2018

Service breaks with meka.eu site during 1 August

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We are updating the meka.eu site and as a result, our site is experiencing intermittent service interruptions throughout the day.

Update should be ready and stable on Thursday 2.8.

26.03.2018

Light+Building exhibition was a success

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Light+Building exhibition was a success with an amazing number of visitors. Over 220 000 professionals and 2 714 exhibitors walked around the Frankfurt Exhibition Centre during the six exhibition days.

We thank everyone who visited our stand!

15.03.2018

Huge event for lighting and building

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The biggest trade fair for lighting and building services in Europe will be held twice a year in Frankfurt. Light+Building is held this year during 18th and 23rd March.

Meka and Unipro will be present at hall 4.0, stand F40. Welcome to see the new releases and meet our staff!

You will find us from here, welcome.

05.01.2018

Denis Schwartz for Unipro Oy Head of Sales

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Denis Schwartz has been appointed for Head of Sales in DACH countries. Denis works for Unipro Oy and his responsibilities include unipro® sales in the German, Switzerland and Austria markets. Denis can be contacted starting 2nd January 2018 from  Denis Schwartz  [at] unipro.fi 

21.12.2017

Thank you for the good year 2017!

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Meka wishes to thank You all for the past year and wish a prosperous, happy coming New Year 2018!

27.11.2017

World's most beautiful gas station

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Architects have chosen world’s most beautiful gas stations. Architecture website DesignCurial have been lingering in petrol stations over the last three years, and chosen this year Niemenharju in Finland to be the most beautiful one.


The word for Niemenharju filling station is blissful. There is not only a gas station but also a restaurant, sleeping areas and naturally a sauna. In the inside of the amazing gas station, white unipro® lighting tracks are harmoniously circling around the acoustics panels.

09.11.2017

unipro® Monopoint for fast spot installations

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unipro® product family is continuously growing.

Recent product for the product family is unipro® Monopoint. unipro® MP is suitable for unipro® A75 luminaire adapters. Simply instal unipro® Monopoint with screws to the wished spot in the ceiling - unipro® A75 luminaire is fast to instal with locking.


Order information:

Code Name Product
1459041 MP B Mono point, black
1459040 MP W Monopoint, white

unipro® MP - perfect solution when installing single track lights and spots to the ceiling.

20.10.2017

Meka Pro Oy and Onninen AB cooperation in Sweden

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Meka Pro Oy and Onninen AB have signed a distributution agreement for the Swedish markets.

Onninen AB will be the local distributor for both MEKA® and unipro® products overall the country. "We are extremely happy and satisfied, this means a lot for both of our companies.", tells Jörgen Blomqvist, Meka Sales Manager. "We are able to expand our markets in Sweden and Onninen is able to expand their product portfolio with our high-quality products.", Jörgen adds.

For more information, please contact Meka Sales Managers Jörgen Blomqvist and Stefan Lindroos.

19.10.2017

Designation for Sales Manager in Latvian

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Mr. Jurijs Sigajevs has been appointed for Sales Manager in Latvian. His responsibilities will include both MEKA® and unipro® sales in the Latvian markets. You can contact Jurijs starting 23th October 2017 from Jurijs Sigajevs [at] meka.eu.

25.09.2017

Elmässan successful - headin to Kista, Sweden

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Elmässan Norr was held in Umeå between 6th and 7th September. "I could say the event was compact package with lots of good contacts.", tells Stefan Lindroos, Meka Sales manager, satisfied. Meka participated the event for the second time.

Next Meka Pro is heading to Elmässan in Kista, Sweden. Elmässan is held in 18th-19th October in Kistamässan, gathering over 220 exhibitors together. Welcome to meet us at our stand B:13! We wish to see you there!

05.09.2017

Elmässan Norr in Umeå 6-7.9.

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Elmässan Norr is held in Umeå on the 6-7th September. The event includes an exhibition, seminars, workshops and other activities from the electricity industry. Both MEKA® and unipro® are presented, welcome to meet us at our stand C:10!

30.06.2017

Name changes for some unipro® products

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We have changed some of the unipro® product names.

Due this change the names are now compatible with similar MEKA® product family names. Names have been changed for the following products:

Snro Product name Description Old name
1459420 GT-6 L=1000 EG Threaded rod UNIPRO TRM6
1459425 JM M6 EG Nut UNIPRO ENM6
1459427 MU M6 EG Nut UNIPRO NM6
1459426 SS-6 W Mounting accessory UNIPRO TFRW


For more information, please contact our sales anytime!

27.06.2017

Meka cerfified for OHSAS 18001

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Meka Pro Oy has gained OHSAS 18001 certificate. OHSAS 18001 - Occupational Health & Safety - is issued by DNV GL.

OHSAS 18001 is an internationally accepted standard for OH&S management systems. It is applicable to any type of organization – large or small – within any business sector. The standard requires the organization to identify and comply with the applicable OH&S legal - and other requirements. This Meka has done well in the past and will improve its actions even more in the future.

01.06.2017

Elfack successful

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Elfack is the Nordic region’s meeting place for the entire electricity and power industry. Elfack took place in Gothenburg 9-12 May 2017.

"The event was just for our needs, it was good to meet so many customers, partners and potential customers.", tells Stefan Lindroos, Meka Sales Manager satisfied. This year Elfack had 23 255 visitors from which around 1 500 came outside Sweden. Among Meka, 440 other exhibitors were present from 37 different countires.

"This was a great experience. We will definitely be exhibiting also on coming Elfack in 2019.", promises Jörgen Blomqvist, Meka Sales Manager in Sweden. "Thank you everyone visiting us!", Jörgen adds.

11.05.2017

New unipro® product catalogue available

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New unipro® product catalogue is now available! You can download the pdf version immediately for yourself here.

If you wish to have your own printed copy of the catalogue, please send an e-mail to info@unipro.fi

03.05.2017

Elfack - The Nordic trade fair for electricity and power

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Elfack is one of the Nordic region’s largest meeting places - in the trade fair the electricity and power industry shows its new products and solutions to around 23,000 visitors.

This year Elfack takes place at The Swedish Exhibition & Congress Centre in Gothenburg 9-12 May 2017. unipro® and MEKA® are visible in the lighting hall G, you are more than welcome to visit us at the stand G01:13!

More information of the event you will find here. Please notice, that you can also register your entry pass from the event websites - for free. Welcome to visit us!

12.04.2017

Designation for Sales Director

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Mr. Petri Antola has been appointed for Sales Director. Petri’s responsibilities include the entire sales organization, both in Finland and internationally.

05.04.2017

Instal® cable trunking family growing

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Instal® aluminium trunking family has grown with two new products. Instal® cable trunkings are intended for installing electrical, communications and data cables and related box fittings.

New aluminium trunkings both have 45mm opening for socket outlets. Instal® 108-45 has 108mm base and Instal® 144-2-45 has 144mm base and two 45mm openings for socket outlets. Both cable trunkings' base and cover standard length is 3 meters.

The protection class of the enclosed cable trunking is IP41.

Common installations:

- office and commercial buildings
- shopping centres and supermarkets
- public buildings, schools
- hospitals

Ask our sales managers for more information of Instal® 108-45 and 144-2-45!

03.04.2017

MEKA® Wire Mesh Trays

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Meka's wire trays can be used in a versatile way, in various cable and cable trunking solutions. These light trays are available as Electro-galvanized steel EG, pre-galvanized sheet metal PG, hot-dip galvanized steel HDG as well as acid-resistant steel HST. See additional specification and pictures of WMT from the new video at YouTube!

For more information and pricing, please contact our sales team.

30.03.2017

LIGHT exhibition growing

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LIGHT exhibition was held during 22nd and 24th March in Warsaw, Poland. The 25th international trade show of lighting equipment has grown year by year. Meka participated the event also this year.

Both unipro® and MEKA® were clearly to be found from the exhibition hall, colorful lighting tracks at stand D10 were not to be missed. "The event was very successful!", tells Teija Haapa-aho, unipro® Sales Manager, satisfied. "We received lots of good feedback of our products, I was delighted to be part of the exhibition team for the first time.", she adds.

Next international show will be held in Göteborg, Sweden, in May.

27.02.2017

Middle East Electricity successful

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Region's leading exhibition for the power and electricity industry was held during 14th - 16th February 2017 in Dubai. The event was extremely successful and seems to be growing every year.

MEKA® and unipro® were present at the Finland pavillion at stand H1.H33. We wish to thank all the visitors, it was our pleasure to see you during the event!

01.02.2017

unipro® lighting track intelligence

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unipro® lighting track system is a great choice when designing lighting for any public and commercial buildings. The versative lighting track system provides flexibility in the design, you can achieve spectacular lighting which has been optimised to meet and exceed the expectations. See from the video  what all the unipro® lighting track system is about!

See and read more from the websites www.unipro.fi

16.01.2017

Middle East Electricity

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Middle East Electricity in Dubai is the region's leading exhibition for the power and electricity industry. Meka has attended the exhibition already for several years and will be participating also this year.

The event is held in Dubai World Trade Centre, UAE, during 14th - 16th February 2017. MEKA® and unipro® will be present at the Finland pavillion in Hall 1, stand number H1.H33.

More about the event, facts and programme, you will find from the MEE website. We wish to see you soon!

22.12.2016

Joyful Season's Greetings

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Meka warehouse is closed for a week during 25th December 2016 - January 1st 2017.

We wish you all a wonderful Christmas and a healthy and prosperous new year!

24.11.2016

Meka is employing and strengthening sales

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Meka is growing and strengthening its sales forces. Stefan Lindroos has begun working as a Sales Manager for the Scandinavian markets in November.

Stefan Lindroos has been in sales for the past 20 years; with accessories for electrical installation, internet marketing, technical waste handling solutions and professional events. The customers have varied from small to huge Private Companies, Chains, Wholesalers as well as Governmental.

"Most of this time I have been involved with international business, which has taken me all around the world.", explains Stefan. "This is where I am ”home” when it comes to business. It is a priviledge to deal with people from different countries and cultures. In addition to business, it has given me a lot of good personal friends as well.", he adds.

Stefan knows Meka and the products already through his earlier experience in the business. To his responsibilities belong building and developing the Scandinavian business.

You can contact Stefan Lindroos by firstname.lastname@meka.eu or calling +46 76 550 4582.

08.11.2016

Enormous exhibition at Hong Kong

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This year Hong Kong International Lighting Fair was organized between 27th and 30th October. The enormous exhibition is organized twice a year, the Autumn edition is even bigger than the Spring edition.

"Every year we have participated with the same stand 1CON-016 in the Hall of Aurora", explains Risto Kasper, unipro® Sales Manager. "Our customers already know and find us without any floor plans", he adds satisfied. "Many new partners and customers were foundalso this year, this is the reason we participate to this enormous event year after year." Risto concludes.

Welcome to meet us in Hong Kong International Lighting Fair again at Autumn 2017!

08.11.2016

Designations at Meka Pro Oy

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In Meka Pro Oy Ltd, Juha Lehtomäki has been appointed as Sales Manager with responsibility for Finland sales of the entire Group.

Stefan Lindroos has been appointed as Sales Manager with responsibility for sales in the Scandinavia. Stefan will start at Meka Pro Oy Ltd on 8th November 2016.

24.10.2016

Elmässan grows every year

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Elmässan was held in 19.-20th October 2016 in Stockholm, Sweden. Elmässan is the largest network of fairs in lighting and installation in North. Meka Pro was exhibiting in the fair with a joint stand with Tälje Elprodukter AB.

“Cooperation with the Swedish reseller run smoothly as always, we participated the fair together also in 2015”, tells Mikko Lassila, Project Sales Manager of Meka. “Expectations towards the fair were high, last year the exhibition visibility was beyond successful. There were no disappointments this year either”, adds Lassila satisfied.

At the same time Atomex forum was organized in Russia, Moscow. ATOMEX forum is the nuclear industry’s largest venue for suppliers wishing to conduct direct and open dialogue with their customers. Meka Pro attended the event with the Finnuclear joint stand.

Please welcome to visit us also in the future events!

21.10.2016

unipro® quick ceiling bracket in 12/2016!

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unipro® product family is growing with a new quick ceiling bracket. Steely QCB can easily be attached to both surface and recessed lighting tracks. Installation of the bracket is incredibly fast, and can be done even with one hand! Installation is successful without any tools – simple is the key word. While using QCB, you will save both time and money.

QCB can be used with the extension nut ENM6 and the threaded rod TRM6. QCB is also compatible with the wire suspension set WS. Permitted loading capacity is 15kg.

Product order codes:

Code Type Product name
1459421 QCB W Quick ceiling bracket, white
1459422 QCB G Quick ceiling bracket, grey
1459423 QCB B Quick ceiling bracket, black

QCB available in December 2016!

22.09.2016

Scandinavia's most important show

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The largest network of fairs in lighting and installation in North will be organized in Stockholm, Sweden. Elmässan is held 19.-20th October 2016. Welcome to visit our stand B:13 at the fair!

05.09.2016

National Champion in The European Business Awards 2016/17

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Meka Pro has been named a National Champion for Finland in The European Business Awards, sponsored by RSM; Europe’s largest business competition set up to celebrate business excellence and best practice in the European business community.

The Awards, now in its 10th year, is supported by business leaders, academics and political representatives from across Europe. This year the competition engaged with over 33,000 businesses from 34 countries. Meka Pro has been chosen after the first phase of judging by an independent panel. They were evaluated on the core EBA values of innovation, ethics and success.

Meka competed with the best businesses to win the accolade of representing Finland in The Award for Customer Focus. In the 2015/16 competition the European Business Awards engaged with over 32,000 businesses in 33 countries across Europe and the Public Vote generated over 227,000 votes.

For further information about the winners, the European Business Awards and RSM please go to European Business Awards.

24.08.2016

Giant investment: Mercedes-Benz Airport

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During spring huge Mercedes-Benz Airport building was constructed near Helsinki-Vantaa airport. The building is around 11 200 square meters, containing new car sale, trade-in cars, repair workshop and separate engine workshop. The store also contains 24/7 car wash and Taxi Centre.

Veho is an authorized retailer in Finland of Mercedes-Benz, Citroën, Ford, Honda, Peugeot, Skoda and Smart. Mercedes-Benz Airport has been the biggest and greatest investment in the 77-year history for the company. Meka was proud to deliver several kilometres and different wides of cable ladder and MEK lighting track for the building. The cooperation between the wholesales and electricity contractor run easy, regardless of tight project time schedules.

You may see the reference video in Finnish from here.

18.07.2016

Summertime and vacations

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Summer season is current all around, also in Finland. These will however not effect or delay any deliveries. Production is running normally during the whole summer.

If your own Sales Manager is on vacation, please contact us by sending e-mail to meka@meka.eu or info@unipro.fi anytime! For urgent questions, please call +358 20 7450 800. We are open from Monday to Friday, from 8 AM until 16 PM (GMT+2).

16.06.2016

Meka employing in Finland

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Meka is growing its personnel count by hiring several new professionals to the company. One of them, Juha Lehtomäki, begun working as a Sales Manager at the Finland metropolitan area. "I am looking forward for the challenges and great spirit at Meka", he tells satisfied. Mr. Lehtomäki has worked in sales for different big electiricity companies in the past.

One excellent sign of good well-being among Meka personnel is the number of long careers in the company. Matti Viitanen has been working for the company since 1980's and has just retired after 34 years at Meka. We wish all the new employees warmly welcome and all the best for Mr. Viitanen in the future!

27.05.2016

Growing demand on Wire Mesh Trays

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Over a year ago released MEKA® Wire mesh trays have turned out to be a real success. The lightness and ease of installation have gained positive feedback from everywhere – especially while the loading capacity is at high level despite of MEKA’s wire mesh trays lightness.

Due the growing demand Meka Pro has invested in new wire mesh tray production line. The new production line is located in the Meka headquarters and factory in Oulu, Finland.

”We believe, that the capacity for new production line will be sufficient for now”, explains Mr. Ari Alanen, Vice President of Meka Pro. ”However, the situation is controlled continuously. If the demand will grow this way, we need to evaluate the capacity growth needs once more”, he adds.

MEKA® Wire mesh trays are to be found also from the new catalogue.

06.05.2016

Guangzhou International Lightinig Exhibition

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Guangzhou International Lightinig Exhibition is getting closer and will last four days from 9th until 12th June. The massive exhibition is held in China Import and Export Fair Complex in Guangzhou, China.

In 2015 over 135 000 visitors walked around the 21 exhibition halls, coming from 131 countries and regions. Also this year both MEKA® and unipro® products are presented in the exhibition. We welcome you to visit us at Hall 3.2, stand J58!


More information about the coming exhibition is found here.

22.04.2016

MEKA® products into CADS Electric 17

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CADS Electric is widely applicable for different designing and documenting needs in the electric and automation field. Good usage examples are electrical installation, industrial electricity and automation, and the layout design of centres as well as designing distribution networks. CADS Electric is the leading supplier in Finland as well as in Baltic countries.

CADS 17 will be released this spring and it will contain the leading cable support systems and MEKA® product data base.

In CADS 17 you can start the design from any point you wish or are able to with the available input data. Start designing from a level drawing, central diagram, circuit diagram, central layout or database, whatever suits you best. Enhance the efficiency in diagram design by reusing previously created projects. With the new dynamic features Meka Pro Oy aim to support electricity engineers, designers and contractors with their important duties – with the actual product databases the planning is efficient and fluent.

15.03.2016

Great show at Frankfurt Light+Building

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Unipro Ltd and Meka Pro Ltd attended the huge Light+Building event held in Frankfurt, Germany.

“We had long exhibition days from 13th until 18th March, and it was absolutely worth it!”, explains Meka Pro’s Export Director Mr. Milan Ilmavirta. “So many existing customers, visitors, partners and new future customers. This was my first Light+Building exhibition, even though Meka Pro has been attending already several years at the event. I am delighted I could be part of it now.”, he adds.

The event was held at Frankfurt Fair and Exhibition Center. 22 halls were reserved for the exhibition. Over 2 500 exhibitors were presenting their latest products and innovations on this large area of 248,500 sqm. There was nice rush at the joint Unipro Ltd and Meka Pro Ltd stand. Wide product range of the both companies were present.

More information of Light+Building can be found here.

04.03.2016

unipro® and MEKA® at MEE, Dubai

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Unipro Ltd attended the Middle East Electricity held in Dubai from 1st to 3rd March 2016. Both unipro® and MEKA® products were presented at the stand. Unipro and Meka Pro attended the event with a joint stand together with other Finnish companies.

Middle East Electricity contains 3 days of networking and business development. This international event gathers over 1 600 exhibitors from 60 countries. Within over 60 000 sqm of the latest technologies for the power, lighting, renewable sectors and nuclear.

22.02.2016

New MEKA® product catalogue available!

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At the end of 2015 new MEKA® product catalogue was published in Finnish. Now the same, refreshed catalogue is also available in English. You can order your own catalogue by sending an e-mail to meka@meka.eu or by calling +358 20 7450 800. The new downloadable version is available at Meka websites.

At the end of April a Swedish version of the catalogue will be published. In all of the versions, both MEKA® and unipro® products are included, unipro® products can be found in the end of the catalogue.

10.02.2016

Meka Pro is expanding its production

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In Finland clear growth in Industrial investments has been seen for a while now. Meka Pro Ltd has been investing on the production capacity, also during the quieter years in the economy. Investments are still ongoing and one of the most recent investments has been welding line for the wire mesh tray in the Oulu factory.

“Demand in the markets for this new product family has been so huge, that we needed to expand the capacity for its manufacturing”, explains Mr. Ari Alanen, Production Director for Meka Pro Ltd. “Our high-quality wire mesh trays offer extremely competitive and effective solution for making light installations. For designing we have for example utilized the professional knowledge of our partners’ technicians. “

The automation at the new welding line is high, almost 90%. Also automating the last manual steps is under consideration. “High automation level is never the main purpose, but in this case it ensures quality homogenous production. Additionally, we have purposefully developed the automation for product testing.”, tells Ari Alanen.

Other new investments in the Oulu factory are also ongoing or will begin during year 2016, these include also some repairmen investments.

08.02.2016

Meka Pro Ltd attended the greatest Lighting exhibition in Finland

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Sähkö Tele Valo AV exhibition was held in Jyväskylä, Finland, at the beginning of February 2016. The event gathered hundreds of stands and over 15 000 visitors. Visitors came mainly from Finland but had also international color from Scandinavia and Europe.

Meka Pro Ltd presented both MEKA® and unipro® products at the stand. The stand location was excellent, close to the main doors at hall C. Sometimes there were even traffic jams at the stand. Wide selection of the available products was presented, and both Meka customers as well as Meka sales team were very satisfied with the event.

The next Lighting exhibition will be held on 7th – 9th February 2018 in Jyväskylä. More information of the exhibition is found here.