Tampere Automotive Cluster brings together local know-how and accelerates cooperation between actors in the sector. The ongoing transition in the automotive industry offers companies a wide range of business opportunities.
StepOne Tech Oy is a cleantech company based in Pirkkala, Finland, and founded in 2012. The company develops solutions to replace the fossil fuels used in cars, motorcycles and other vehicles with bioethanol.
The Tampere Automotive Cluster is up and running, bringing together expertise on various automotive-related technologies and boosting local cooperation. The Tampere city region, long known for ICT, intelligent machinery and manufacturing industries, is now geared up to make the automotive future.
A Tampere-based technology startup FORCIOT, producing stretchable electronics eg. for automotive, logistics and wearable sectors, recently announced investment made in the company by Heraeus and Volvo Cars.