Actiw’s story

1970

Naaraharju Oy founded

Rapidly increasing expertise in material handling and logistics technologies
  • Steel construction deliveries to Russia, Europe and Middle-East
  • Industrial and public buildings
  • Power plant constructions
  • Special structures

1980

Decision to develop our own storage system - instead of using stacker technology

Solution development in cooperation with customers
  • First pilot with Karl Fazer Ltd
  • Kamenogorsk tissue paper warehouse in Russia
  • Gebr. Knauer Gmbh in Germany, still operational and running
  • Patent for ACTIW storage

1990

PMK Tekniikka acquires part of Naaraharju Oy in 1995

Automating numerous warehouses globally
  • Partners in Europe, Asia and the U.S.
  • High diversity of warehouses: everything from paint cans to coins and dairy product
  • Project delivery to P&G for the first time

2000

Decision to include loading automation in our offering

Actiw Oy founded for focusing in automated intralogistics solutions
  • Actiw System project deliveries to the Philippines and China
  • Patent for LoadPlate
  • First LoadPlates exported to Sweden and Austria (Stora Enso)
  • Decision to focus on Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)

2010

Automated pallet loading launched

Actiw nominated as the logistics company of the year (LOGY)
  • Further investment in R&D
  • Major project delivery to Coca-Cola Norway
  • First LoadMatic project to UAE
  • Patent for LoadMatic