The Nivala-Haapajärvi region is a center of excellence in the construction product industry. It is made up of wooden house elements, log buildings, doors and windows, and concrete products. The industry has dozens of businesses and employs directly about a thousand people across the region. In addition, the area is employing some education and research in the area’s educational institutions.
Major projects and Finland’s overall growth in construction, employ regional companies and see significant growth opportunities. At the same time, construction is increasingly shifted from production lines to the production of finished building blocks and facilities. Industrial know-how, skilled workforce and a strong business base in the industry enable growth in the area.
Companies operating in the area include, for example, Best-Glass Oy, Design Talo Oy, Lujabetoni Oy, Tiivi Oy, Edux Oy, Hatrick Oy, Jiiri-Ikkunat Oy