Volito Automation Acquires Lohjan Sähkö ja Automaatio
Volito Automation AB continues its expansion with the strategic acquisition of 100% of Lohjan Sähkö ja Automaatio (LSA), a Finnish company specializing in electrical contracting and industrial automation. This acquisition provides a strong foothold in the market, further reinforcing our position and expanding our reach into the realm of electrification.
LSA, operating from Lohja and Tampere, offers field services, component sales, and turnkey automation solutions. The company specializes in engineering and assembling control and motor centers, which are exported globally.
“Today marks a significant milestone as we welcome LSA into the Volito Automation family,” says Johan Frithiof, MD of Volito Automation. “This acquisition brings us one step further as a leading player in industrial automation solutions. LSA’s formidable expertise and strong reputation in electrical contracting and industrial automation align seamlessly with our own capabilities, allowing us to deliver a more comprehensive offering to our customers.”
Kimmo Lehtonen, MD of LSA, shares his perspective: ”At LSA, we view this acquisition as an opportunity that fosters conditions for profitable growth. While we operate in our distinct fields, the synergies between our companies will be evident right from the start, with shared customers, and more. We anticipate enhancing the competitiveness of existing companies by contributing our unique strengths. From the initial discussions, Volito Automation’s people-centered ethos has shone through. We are genuinely delighted to become part of this community.”
Jukka Sahi, Business Area Manager Finland for Volito Industri in Finland, comments on the acquisition, ”LSA is an excellent addition to our business, offering several strategic advantages. Their strong presence in electrical contracting and industrial automation complements our existing operations seamlessly. I look forward to working closely with the LSA team to further strengthen our service offering and continue providing our customers with unparalleled solutions.”
The acquisition represents a strategic move in our growth plan, allowing us to broaden our reach in the electrification sector. By integrating LSA’s expertise and capabilities, Volito Automation solidifies its market position.
”We anticipate abundant opportunities for growth and expansion. By integrating LSA into our portfolio, we are ideally positioned to capture additional market share by offering a more complete solution to our clients,” concludes Johan Frithiof.