Investment in battery mold accelerating growth for Kouvolan Betoni
Kouvolan Betoni, a Finnish precast supplier established in 1950’s, recently decided it was time to grow their business. To get ahead of the game called for streamlining the production facility and investing in new technology.
”We wanted to grow our capacity. Very soon we were looking at battery molds,” says CEO Pekka Huotari.
Calculations proved that battery molds would soon pay back the investment in increased capacity. Vertical battery mold, mostly used for casting partition walls, also required less space than for example increasing horizontal casting.
The results of the investment are already showing. Using the battery mold together with FaMe shuttering, Kouvolan Betoni saves time and money and ensures the stable and high product quality.
“Our strength lies in high quality precast concrete. Efficiency, safety and quality are important for us. We are interested in more complicated elements and we are hungry for success”, Huotari sums.