History and values


Telatek was founded in 1977 in Raahe by Jaakko Tenkula. Ever since the beginning, the company has utilized advanced techniques in overhauls and repairs. Advanced technical solutions, combined with modern expertise and project management competence ensure efficient, safe, and reliable operation for the customers.

Key milestones:

1977 Telatek Oy founded in Raahe
1985 Rautaruukki established the Taivalkoski workshop
1989 Tespal Oy founded in Nokia
1993 TE-Coating Oy founded in Raahe
1998 Telatek acquired the Taivalkoski workshop
2005 Atlantia Oy acquired Telatek and TE-Coating
2008 Atlantia Oy acquired Tespal
2010 Tespal Oy became Telatek Nokia Oy
2010 Telatek Group
2011 TE-Coating Oy became Telatek Quality Oy
2012 Telatek Porvoo service centre opened
2013 Workshop and repair operations separated – Telatek Service Oy was founded
2014 Telatek Kittilä service centre opened
2019 Telatek Oy changed name to Telatek Works Oy
2020 Telatek Naantali service centre opened

Today, Telatek consists of:

Taivalkoski-based heavy machine shop Telatek Works Oy, 130 employees.

Telatek Service Oy with 100 employees, operating in Porvoo, Naantali, Nokia, Raahe, and Kittilä, a specialist in industrial maintenance and on-site machining. 

Values, vision and mission

Our values are openness, a results-driven approach, and keeping promises.

For us, openness is, above all, innovation. We continuously develop new techniques and service methods. We seriously analyze the customer’s problem and recommend measures and solutions.

We are results-driven in all our operations. We want to succeed. We believe success comes from satisfied customers who are successful in their own operation. We always seek to recommend and perform operations that are profitable for the customer.

Keeping promises is a matter of honour to us.


To grow into an international industrial partner and to be a preferred employer.


We provide our customers with added value and savings with our high-quality products and innovative solutions.