Outokumpu awarded Forcit as Contractor of the Year

Outokumpu Ferrochrome has awarded Forcit with the “Contractor of the Year” award. The award was given for effective cooperation with Outokumpu in creating a safe workplace, preventing accidents and developing the safety culture. In addition to us, the prize was awarded to three other Outokumpu contractors. The Forcit Kemi mining team has been shown to…

Forcit Group in EFEE in Helsinki 15th – 18th September 2019

Welcome to meet us in the 10th EFEE World Conference on Explosives and Blasting in Helsinki, 15th – 18th September 2019! The 10th EFEE conference including workshops, technical presentations and exhibition will take place at the Scandic Marina Congress Center a short walk away from Helsinki’s beautiful city centre overlooking the waterfront as well as islands of Valkosaari and…

A new Managing Director for Oy Forcit Ab

Joakim Westerlund has been named as the new Managing Director of Oy Forcit Ab effective April 1, 2019. Joakim Westerlund has a PhD in Process and Systems Engineering and an MSc in Process Engineering. He is currently Executive Director of Technology and Operations at Owens Corning and also a member of Paroc Group’s Leadership team.…

Forprime changes: new name Forprime 25

Hexogen is now coming to an end as raw material, which causes some changes in out product selection. Hexogen has been one of Forprimes main raw materials. For that reason we have decided to change the Forprimes product recipe.  The new product is called Forprime 25. Forprime 25 is in the summer 2018 CE-approved product and fully ready…

FinnMateria exhibition 21.-22.11.2018

The main event of the cluster! From ore to metal ecosystem. The leading exhibition for mining, metal processing, rock material industry and earth construction in Finland, FinnMateria 2018, offers the latest knowledge, technology and innovations. Exhibition open Wednesday 21.11. from 10-17 Thursday 22.11. from 10-16

ANFO products in 20kg packages

Regular ANFO package was made smaller (20kg in a bag) in the beginning of this year. Uphole ANFO has already been packed in same sized (20 kg) plastics bags. Now during summer 2018 same change has been done with ANFO WR. So now all ANFO products are packed in the same package size. There is…