When global COVID-19 crisis needs all hands on deck, companies in the Tampere Region in Finland do not hesitate to act. The demand for face masks is a prime example: the businesses are providing various solutions to growing demand. In uncertain times, the local expertise and trusted business networks have shown their true value.
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.
Together with the Tampere Region water services, Insta Automation has developed virtual modeling to help manage water supply systems. Modeling and digital twins are increasingly important for the usability and safety in these systems.
Tampere has evolved as the centre of industrial AI solutions, providing companies with a wealth of business-enhancing AI solutions and related services. The emergence of an intelligent industry cluster traces its roots to the area’s deep expertise in software and industrial artificial intelligence.