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Employee Highlights: Kimmo Takaluoma – Team Leader

By Johanna Korpela | Jan, 27 2020

In 2010, Epec was recruiting people for roles in product development and project services. Kimmo applied for a position in product development, but eventually ended up working as a project manager in project services. Previously, Kimmo had been working with mobile...

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Precertified Safety Libraries

By Arto Takala | Jun, 26 2019

Epec released a set of precertified CODESYS 3.5 safety libraries along with the SC52 Safety Control Unit. The libraries have been certified by TÜV SÜD and are implemented according to the standards IEC 61508: 2010, IEC 62061: 2005 and ISO 13849-1: 2015. Additionally,...

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My Week at Support

By Jarno Viirumäki | Jun, 10 2019

Hi all, I’m late... Again... And I forgot my tag at home. Luckily no one minds. I can clock in with an SMS. The doors also unlock with a simple text message nowadays. Thanks, technology! At Epec we have pretty strict working hours, but then again no, we don’t. In the...

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Employee Highlights: Jyrki Sauramäki – Functional Safety and Data Security Manager

By Johanna Korpela | May, 17 2019

Jyrki works as Functional Safety and Data Security Manager, seeing to that customer projects are being implemented in accordance with standards and directives, and that both Epec’s employees and customers are adequately trained on these topics. He also participates in...

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Occupational Safety Conditions to Strengthen at Epec

By Occupational Safety Committee | Apr, 26 2019

Working conditions and a safe working environment, as well as safe working methods are statutory basic requirements for companies, but they have also become an important part of a company's image as well as a source of future competitive advantage. Section 1 of the...

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Employee Highlights: Piia Vedenjuoksu – Product Support Engineer

By Johanna Korpela | Mar, 22 2019

Piia began her career at Epec in 2006 with the practical training of her engineering studies at SeAmk. Because she studied software engineering, her first stop was at the Engineering team, where she worked with Sandvik projects. Her second stop was with the R&D team,...

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Epec & Wapice: Scalable IoT solution for machine control systems

By Johanna Korpela | Mar, 14 2019

Wapice and Epec have together created an intelligent, comprehensive and scalable IoT solution for machine control systems. Built on Wapice's IoT-TICKET® platform, the cloud-based solution is designed to allow Epec customers to make and customize applications to meet...

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Employee Highlights: Mari Lehtinen – Office Assistant

By Johanna Korpela | Mar, 06 2019

Mari noticed an interesting job announcement in the newspaper Ilkka and realized the job was perfect for her. The job description was interesting, and the company seemed intriguing as well. Also the fact that this job would be located much closer to home than the one...

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Customer Success Story: Epec provides IoT solution for NT Liftec

By Johanna Korpela | Jan, 30 2019

Epec signs an agreement with NT Liftec, a market leader in the cost-efficient transportation systems for ports, terminals and a wide range of industries. NT Liftec is a development-oriented company driven by customer needs. The signed agreement covers the development...

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Employee Highlights: Marko Nurmi – Electronics assembly and Continuous Improvement

By Johanna Korpela | Jan, 11 2019

Marko started working in the Epec factory for the first time in the summer of 2008. After his year-long fixed-term contract, recession hit the industry, and consequently Marko’s employment came to a halt. However, after half a year, his work at Epec continued and...

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