Co-Engineering and Anteplan merge

Co-Engineering Ltd, which offers services especially for the needs of green energy and industry, has acquired all shares in the engineering firm Anteplan Ltd. The deal strengthens the service offering of both companies in the fields of mechanics, electricity, and automation. The companies will continue to operate in their own special areas and under the leadership of their managing directors.

Co-Engineering Ltd, majority-owned by Sami Kivioja’s family, has acquired all shares in Anteplan Ltd on 14 October 2022. The companies will continue to operate as their own companies and under their own names – Co-Engineering Ltd under Sami Kivioja’s management and Anteplan Ltd under the management of Heikki Siukkola. The companies’ services are excellently complementary in terms of geography, customer base and expertise, and there are no overlapping tasks.

We believe that this merger will serve all parties. In connection with the discussions, it became clear that we share common values: our most important asset is our motivated and highly valued personnel,” Kivioja and Siukkola state.

The arrangement is part of Co-Engineering’s strategic growth:

With the deal, we are strengthening our mechanics offering. Together with Anteplan we are able to offer a wider range of services. Our goal is to continue significant growth organically as well. At the same time, we want to be one of the leading companies in the engineering industry, and to be known as a company that truly values ​​and listens to the personnel.” Sami Kivioja says.

“The arrangement will increase our strength to almost 150 people. Our aim is to grow to around 250 people by the end of 2025.”

More information:

CEO Sami Kivioja, Co-Engineering Oy, +358 50 441 6210,

CEO Heikki Siukkola, Anteplan Oy, +358 40 065 2840,


Co-Engineering Oy is an design engineering firm founded in 2013, specialized in solutions and services in the field of electricity and automation. The company offers services especially for the needs of green energy and industry. Typical design targets are substations, wind power production and production control systems. About 100 engineering professionals work in the company. The company’s offices are located in Vaasa, the capital region, Tampere and Östersund in Sweden. In the fiscal year 1–12/2021, the company’s turnover was approximately EUR 9 million.

Anteplan Oy is an design engineering firm founded in 1995, specialized in mechanical design of equipment and plants, product development, and technical product information solutions and services. The company’s customer base consists of leading export companies in the machine and equipment industry as well as industrial companies. Anteplan Oy’s offices are located in Kouvola, Lahti, Tampere, Kotka, Joensuu and Pori. At the end of the fiscal year 03/2022, the company’s turnover was a total of approximately 3 million euros.