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We have updated the transport prices for deliveries from 22 August 2022

We have lowered our prices per kilometer and Kemiitti’s pumping fee. The price decline has been affected by the reduced price of fuel liquids. The new prices apply from 22 August 2022. ​​​​The current prices for Kilometers and Kemiitti pumping fees are published on the website www.forcitexplosives.fi If you have any questions, we are happy…

New price list 5/2022 and transport prices from 22.8.2022

Our new Explosives price list 5/2022 comes into force on Monday 22 August 2022. The price list takes into account the strong continued cost increase of European natural gas. We have also checked the prices of the kilometer and Kemiitti pumping fees downwards from August 22, 2022 due to the decrease in the price of…

Happy midsummer!

Forcit wishes happy and relaxing midsummer to all our customers and partners!

Ruutiset 1/2022 customer magazine published!

The latest issue of our customer magazine has been published! This issue includes articles on, e.g., vibration caused by excavation, digital technology in the mining and excavation industry, as well as a site presentation of Boliden Kevitsa Mining Oy. Ruutiset is published twice a year and available only in Finnish. The magazine can  be read…

SUSTAINABILITY REPORT 2021 PUBLISHED

Read about the examples and indicators of FORCIT Group’s sustainability work in the recently published report, Sustainability in Short 2021. You can read the report HERE. Get to know FORCIT Group at https://forcitgroup.com/

Forcit participates in Maxpo 5.–7.5.2022 – Come and meet us!

Maxpo 2022 exhibition of construction and environmental maintenance machines will be held from Thu-Sat 5–7 May 2022 at the Hyvinkää Airfield. A record number of more than 300 companies will take part in Maxpo this year. Come meet us at our booth A82! More information about the exhibition http://maxpo.messukeskus.com/

NEW EXPLOSIVES PRICE LIST 5/2022 PUBLISHED

Our new explosives price list 3/2022 will take effect on Sunday, May 1, 2022. The price list takes into account the latest changes in the prices of raw materials and purchased products. On the frontpage of our website www.forcitexplosives.fi you will always find up-to-date prices according to which the kilometer charge and the Kemiitti pumping…

New Explosives Price List 2/2022 Published

Due to the sharp rise in the cost of raw materials, especially ammonia and energy, we will unfortunately have to increase our sales prices. Our new Explosives Price List 2/2022 will take effect on Monday, March 21, 2022. Due to the constant change in fuel prices, we will transfer our mileage and Kemiitti pumping charges…

CHANGES IN RAW MATERIAL PRODUCTION CHAIN AND PRICES

According to the information we have just received, certain supplies of raw material from Russia have been cut off as a result of EU sanctions, leading to significant changes in the production chain of our raw materials. Our main raw material supplier has now switched to European gas alternatives for their production. This will have…

BUSINESS UPDATE: WAR IN UKRAINE END ITS POSSIBLE EFFECTS ON FORCIT’S OPERATIONS

We are deeply concerned of the current situation in Ukraine and hope that it will calm down as soon as possible. FORCIT Group has been following this situation closely during the past year, and already in 2021, we saw a dramatical rise in raw material prices and disturbances in supply chain related to the escalating…

Business update: War in Ukraine and its possible effects on Forcit’s operations

We are deeply concerned of the current situation in Ukraine and hope that it will calm down as soon as possible. FORCIT Group has been following this situation closely during the past year, and already in 2021, we saw a dramatical rise in raw material prices and disturbances in supply chain related to the escalating…

Sustainable development needs responsible actors

This article was originally published in Finnish magazine Business News (HS Kuukausiliite). You can read the article in Finnish HERE.   FORCIT Group has set for itself the ambitious goal of becoming the industry leader in sustainability. The company is a Nordic player genuinely committed to the values ​​of sustainable development, whose long-standing know-how ranges from…

The new Explosives Price List 2/2021 will enter into force on September 13, 2021

Rise in raw material prices – new Explosives Price List 2/2021 enters into force on 13 September 2021 The price trend for raw materials used in explosives has been rising sharply. The price of the main raw material for ammonium nitrate, ammonia, has risen to a very high level. There are several reasons for the…

We have published Environmental Product Declarations for most of our products

We have published Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) for most of our products. EPDs are based on Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) and they summarise all emissions that are released when a product and its raw materials are produced, delivered to the site, and used and disposed. EPDs help us and our customers to make sustainable choices.…

Maxpo fair has been postponed to the spring

Maxpo fair has been postponed from autumn 2021 to spring 2022. The fair will be held from the 5th to 7th May 2022 at Hyvinkää airfield. Maxpo is the largest exhibition of land construction and environmental maintenance machines in Finland. https://maxpo.messukeskus.com/?lang=en

Ruutiset – customer magazine is published

Our latest issue of our customer magazine has been published! Topics include Responsibility in our operations, arranging fall protection on site and the Crown Bridges project. Also introducing new people you might come across on the field! Ruutiset is published twice a year and available only in Finnish. The magazine can  be read digitally. Open…

Acquisition is completed

FORCIT Group, a Nordic multi-talent of explosives and excavation industry, reaches for its goals to grow and internationalise. The group, which invests heavily in technology and digitalisation, announced today that the acquisition agreement for O-Pitblast Lda has been completed. With the agreement, the entire share capital of the software company O-Pitblast will be transferred to…

New appointments in Forcit’s businesses

From the 1st of June 2021, there will be changes in the management positions of FORCIT Group’s Consulting and Explosives businesses. The aim of these changes is to seek ever closer cooperation between Forcit’s businesses and operating countries, as well as to increase the focus on strategic growth projects. We believe that through closer internal…

FORCIT Group Strengthens Its Position as an Expert of Modern Technology and Acquires a Global Software Company from Portugal

FORCIT Group, a Nordic multi-talent in the explosives and excavation industry, takes new steps to grow and internationalise. During its almost 130-year-long history, the company, which started operations in Hanko, Finland in 1893, has grown from a small factory to a world-class technology group in its business areas. The business operations of the group cover…