ABB (www.abb.com) is a leader in power and automation technologies that enable utility and industry customers to improve performance while lowering environmental impact. The ABB Group of companies operates in around 100 countries and employs about 130,000 people.
Wärtsilä is a global leader in complete lifecycle power solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising technological innovation and total efficiency, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers.
In 2010, Wärtsilä's net sales totalled EUR 4.6 billion with 18,000 employees. The company has operations in 160 locations in 70 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki, Finland.
EPV Energy Ltd is a Finnish energy company specialized in generation and supply of electricity and heat. The basic task of EPV is to acquire competitive priced electricity for its owners. EPV concentrates on efficient management of its power plants and continually improve the competitiveness of the energy supplied to the owners. The company's objective is to gradually refine its energy acquisition towards lower emissions.
Vacon is driven by a passion to develop, manufacture and sell the best AC drives and inverters in the world - and provide customers with efficient product lifecycle services. Our AC drives offer optimum process control and energy efficiency for electric motors. Vacon inverters play a key role when energy is produced from renewable sources. Vacon has production and R&D facilities in Europe, Asia and North America, and sales offices in 27 countries. Further, Vacon has sales representatives and service partners in nearly 90 countries.
Leinolat Group is a corporation consisting of 6 companies, offering clients a large variety of service systems in the field of metal. The corporation has extensive experience and vast professional know-how in air conditioning solutions, metal products and related services. Leinolat Group's main clients are large Finnish companies in the energy industry.
UK Trade & Investment is the Government Department that helps UK-based companies succeed in the global economy. We also help overseas companies bring their high quality investment to the UK’s dynamic economy – acknowledged as Europe’s best place from which to succeed in global business.