On March 31, 2021, Prohoc Oy and Tähtipiste Oy agreed on a corporate aqcuisition in which Tähtipiste will become a subsidiary of Prohoc Group. With the aqcuisition, Prohoc has the ability to provide comprehensive manufacturing industry partner services to industrial Customers. The services combine modern production and design for manufacturing services, production development, and smart manufacturing services. For Tähtipiste, the arrangement enables the ability to offer Customers more comprehensive services and larger projects. It also enables resources to develop the Smart Maintenance concept further.
Prohoc strengthens the foundation of the groups manufacturing industry services
With the growth and great development opportunities of Proactor, a subsidiary of Prohoc, there is a need to add production development, design for manufacturing services and smart maintenance expertise in the Prohoc Group. With the aqcuisition, Prohoc can provide industrial Customers comprehensive manufacturing industry partner services. The services combine modern production and industrialization services, production development and intelligent manufacturing services. Together with Tähtipiste, Prohoc also offers services for the implementation of larger industrial projects to its customers. Organizationally, Tähtipiste Oy will continue to operate in the Prohoc Group alongside Projects Oy, Services Oy and Proactor Oy as an independent company.
“This aqcuisition brings a great opportunity for us to create higher Customer value and expand our service offering on the manufacturing side. Digital solutions for smart manufacturing are the capabilities of the future. It’s great to have Tähtipiste’s professionals joining our team of more than 200 Prohocians. Our Customers, as well as all Prohocians, including our new Tähtipiste colleagues, will certainly benefit from this arrangement,” says Matti Manner, CEO of Prohoc.
Broader service possibilities for Tähtipiste
Tähtipiste provides smart maintenance and factory services, operating mainly in Western Finland. Services also include production development and related digital solutions, as well as industrial project services. The company has a stable customer base and a good reputation in the region as a fast and reliable partner, as well as a supplier of Smart Factory solutions.
With Prohoc’s project capabilities, Tähtipiste can offer wider service entities and larger projects to Customers.
“This arrangement is a big step for Tähtipiste and enables us to provide more comprehensive services and larger projects to Customers. The journey from founding the company to this point has been amazing and now we can take the next step with a great business partner” says Lassi Pukkinen, Founder of Tähtipiste Oy.
“Prohoc is an ideal partner for us, and I see that together we are a strong partner for our Customers in both project services and smart maintenance and factory services. It’s great to join the same team as Prohoc’s project professionals.” says Veli-Jussi Koskela, CEO of Tähtipiste Oy
Tähtipiste Oy – Smart Factory partner
Year of foundation 2009
Tähtipiste’s business combines strong industrial productivity expertise with the physical and digital management of the operations. Tähtipiste utilizes a digital platform designed for industrial use, the maintBox to deliver smart factory and smart maintenance services.
Prohoc Group – Industrial Service Partner
Year of foundation 1996
Prohoc Projects Oy – Project partner services
Prohoc Proactor Oy – Modern production services for the manufacturing industry
Prohoc Services Oy – Manufacturing marking solutions under the ProID brand
Prohoc’s services combine long experience from global industrial project management and construction services with new smart production and manufacturing services. Together, Prohoc Group is a versatile partner for industrial Customers both locally and globally.
*On the picture from left to right: Henri Antila (Prohoc), Pekka Parikka, Veli-Jussi Koskela, Lassi Pukkinen (Tähtipiste) and Matti Manner (Prohoc)