- We make high-quality products that meet the requirements of our customers.
- We offer excellent service to our customers before, during, and after their decision to buy.
- We wish to be the first supplier the customer seeks out when they need new and innovative solutions.
- We aim to be the leading vacuum brazing specialist in Europe.
- We take responsibility for the environment by being energy efficient.
Founded in 1960, Loval Oy is an expert in heating and vacuum brazing solutions. We currently employ some 300 people.
During our journey, we have grown into an international operation, and up to 85 per cent of our production is exported. We have successfully expanded our expertise and operations into many new product branches, including bioscience, medical, and laboratory equipment.
In next paragraph you can see Loval's milestones
Eero Laakso establishes Loval Oy
Loval starts exporting to Sweden
Loval moves to new facilities in Loviisa, Finland
Loval adopts vacuum brazing technology
System products enter production
Exports exceed 50 per cent of net sales
Plate heat exchangers enter production
Operations expand through asset acquisition
Factory extension and new laboratory
Loval Oy recognises the environmental impacts of its operations and takes responsibility for protecting the environment. In all our operations, we abide by the law and official regulations and follow the principles of sustainable development.
We continuously develop our energy efficiency. We aim to optimise the energy use of our production processes and that of our products.
We have entered the Energy Efficiency Agreement for Industries, which promotes the achieving of the energy saving targets set for Finland.
We include environmental values in all our choices and use renewable energy in our processes. We recover the thermal energy generated by our production processes and reuse it to heat our facilities, in addition to geothermal heating systems.