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On the Mark – Words from Our Longtime Stakeholders

The story of Prohoc started 1996 in Vaasa with unique original purpose to support local hockey club. Over the past 25 years, Prohoc has grown into an international industrial project partner with more than 200 employees, and Customers from around the world. We have...

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Digitalizing the Bid & Tender Process

Requirement Management Services The complexity in large capital projects is constantly increasing. There is always various stakeholders involved during the project and changes will take place during the lifecycle. Ability to maintain traceability of information is...

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The growth mindset with 25 years of experience

How it started There is quite an interesting story about the early days of Prohoc Oy. We are living the second half of 1996 and the season for hockey club Vaasan Sport has just started. The young team is eager to put up their best performance, but the club is...

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Breathing in breathing out, — there’s a lot to know about

U.S. Marine officer Jake’s vehicle drove over an explosive device in Afghanistan, he looked down to see his legs almost completely severed below the knee. At that moment, he remembered a breathing exercise he had learned in a book for young officers. Thanks to that...

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Ilkka Palola Appointed as CEO of Prohoc Group

Prohoc Oy appoints Ilkka Palola as the CEO of Prohoc Group starting on 1 July 2021. Matti Manner will become Chairman of the Board of Prohoc Group. Ilkka Palola steps in as the CEO of Prohoc Group 1 July 2021. Currently Ilkka holds the position of Chief Human...

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PEOPLE. PROJECTS. PARTNERSHIPS.

A story that began in 1996 has now reached its third chapter. At Prohoc we have created a new group structure with new subsidiaries, but more importantly, we have redefined our purpose. We believe that successful businesses will become platforms of wellbeing and...

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Prohoc Promotes Safety at Seas

The FLBI Vaasa Lifeboat Station Summer Season 2020 The FLBI Vaasa Lifeboat Station supports the authorities in rescue missions in the Northern Quark in Finland. The Station's operation area includes more than 5,500 islands, a sheltered archipelago, the open sea, and...

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Capsulizing Empowerment – Introducing Prohoc’s Symbol

Capsulizing Empowerment - Introducing Prohoc's Symbol Every business leader, thinking consumer and sighted tradesperson is familiar with the idea of logo: a simple identifier of something abstruse. Logo is a face of an intangible entity, like a business organization...

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Tailored service throughout the project life cycle

As we begin the new decade, we see constant change happening within information management in project business. Renewing Information Services strategy to tackle the digital challenges of customers is done in two ways; developing and expanding our existing core...

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Get the most out of remote work

Spring 2020 has taught us all to work remotely, whether we’ve done it before or not. In the future, at least partial remote work is likely to become a new normal. Check these tips to take care of your home office ergonomics and efficiency, both now and in the future....

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Taking care of the experts – Together we are strong

Significant proportion of Prohoc’s employees work on project sites around the world. The experts are taken care of mostly by a powerful team of three women. The team consists of Senior Project Coordinator Sesilia Alhainen, Administrative Coordinator Päivi...

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Making customers shine by PLC programming

Jani Muotio is an Automation Engineer and Prohoc professional who wants to use his programming skills to make clients achieve their goals. He is eager to learn something new every day. Programming has always been fun for Jani. Nevertheless, his childhood dream jobs...

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Electrical Engineering as a Passion

Jarmo Tuohimaa has been interested in electrical engineering since childhood. Nowadays, he has a vast experience of different working environments such as steel mills and nuclear plants. Currently, Jarmo works as an Electrical Supervisor/Commissioning Engineer for...

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Developing New Solutions

PASSION TO THE CONSULTING WORLD – THE STORY OF IRENE OLIVER PUERTA I was born in the North-West of Spain, in a small industrial town called La Bañeza, in the province of León. We moved to Guadalajara when I was a small child, where I lived with my family until I was...

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