Kemi mine introduces centralized wireless blasting

Kemi mine, together with Forcit, introduces centralized wireless blasting via Wi-Fi using Davey Bickford Enaex technology. Forcit with its partner Davey Bickford Enaex and Kemi mine have co-operated to implement the centralized blasting system DaveyTronic®UG to ensure safe and economical blasting. Centralized blasting system enables controlled implementation of blasts using the Wi-Fi network of the…

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

We thank our customers, suppliers and partners for the cooperation throughout the year and wish you all a Merry Christmas! This year we decided to support charity organisations with donations chosen locally in Nordics. Supported organisations represent well-being of children & families in need and medical care.

Same professionals, new name, enlarged service area

Oy Finnrock Ab (FI), Bergsäker AB (SE) and Bergcon AS (NO) are all leading consultants in their countries for rock and ground excavation works, mining and especially in monitoring environmental impacts like vibration, noise and dust. All companies are owned by FORCIT Group and form already the world’s largest consulting group in their field of…

New Fordyn cartridge dimensions

THE FORDYN PRODUCT GROUP IS EXPANDED WITH TWO NEW DIMENSIONS. New dimensions of Ø 36 x 560 mm and Ø 40 x 560 mm are now produced in addition to the small (Ø 25–35 mm) paper cartridges and large (Ø 43–85 mm) plastic-packed cartridges. Production of the new cartridge sizes will start in Hanko during…

Firex M electric detonator will be available in the summer

The Firex A -electric detonator in Forcit’s product range will be replaced with a new Firex M product manufactured by MAXAM. Replacement is for availability and quality reasons. The detonators with a wire length of 4m will be the first to change during May-June. Wire lengths of 6 m and 10 m will be replaced…

Forcit cycles for better health and greener environment

The exceptional spring at hand took us to think of ways to make our everyday lives more mobile, responsibly. We ended up setting up a sporty team for this year’s cycling challenge, “Kilometrikisa”, an annual Finnish cycling race for companies, encouraging people to cycle for better health. We invited all our colleagues from all our…

Changes in the Forcit Board of Directors

The Annual General Meeting held on April 1st, has unanimously elected Jarmo Lindberg, General and former Commander of the Defence Forces, as a new member of the Board. Began as a fighter pilot, his career in the Defence Forces has included several different management positions over the decades. To Forcit, Lindberg brings with himthe strong experience in international defence system projects and professional insight into security issues.  The Annual…

Forcit continues cooperation with Boliden and grows the scope

Boliden has entered into a five-year agreement with Forcit for the supply of explosives services and materials for the period 1.1.2021 – 31.12.2025. The agreement applies to Boliden’s mines in Sweden and Boliden’s Kevitsa mine in Finland. “Extending the agreement is a clear expression of trust from our customer and shows that we have done…

Change: THE PLACE FOR THE GENERAL MEETING IS MOVED

Changes in the arrangements for OY FORCIT AB’S annual general meeting – THE PLACE FOR THE GENERAL MEETING IS MOVED The shareholders of OY FORCIT AB have been called to the Annual General Meeting, which is held on Wednesday, 1.4.2020 at. 16:00. Changes to the meeting arrangements have been made to ensure the safety of…

eNPS 52 Is A Number to Be Proud Of

eNPS* Employee Net Promoter Score measures employees’ commitment to work and their willingness to recommend their employer to others. Forcit’s eNPS was measured in our last staff survey a few months ago, resulting in a very good score of 52. The survey also shows that we, Forcit employees are ready to make extra efforts to…