CAN-DO. We enjoy our work and the motivation level of NIT staff is among the best in our industry. We use in-house designers to increase flexibility, encourage innovation and speed information flows. Our team is committed to the total quality from planning all the way to the final installation.
Managing director, co-owner
An expert in interior project management, Jari engages himself personally with the practical challenges of shipbuilding and customer relations. Jari strongly believes that teams should be self-empowered and independent, but he is always ready to support and help colleagues.
A long-time partner of Jari Suominen and co-owner of NIT, Kenneth Luoma is the most experienced project leader of the company. Kenneth knows ship tech so thoroughly that he can meet almost any kind of requirement. He is always willing to explore new frontiers, practices and standards, whatever they will be.
Kauko Mannerjärvi takes care of our numbers and office. Kauko is a new member of our management team, but he has a long and successful track record from his years at the Finnish listed company Raisio plc.
Director, HVAC & piping
Ilkka Hiekkanen is a fresh face at NIT but he has been around in the business all of his career, leading both newbuildings and conversions in Kvaerner Masa-Yards, Europe Working, Europlan and Riverco. Ilkka is a master of engineering and specialist of metal materials. He lives in Turku and plays football.
Director, design & engineering
Janne Salminen carries responsibility for all design and engineering produced by NIT. Janne has been with us since 2007, having also worked as project manager, project engineer and designer.