Our story

Front > Company > Our story

Our story

Sähkö-Jokinen Oy started its operations as a one-man installation company in 1968. With promising growth, the founder, electrical engineer Antti Jokinen, expanded the company operations to road light contract work. With his skills and experience, Antti Jokinen developed a lighting pole base with a unique mounting technology. Base production was started in Noormarkku in 1982.

After expanding and growing the business for 20 years, Antti Jokinen handed the company over to his children. The development of collision-safe lighting poles begun in 1992. The first piece of the new innovation was produced at the company factory in 1994. Only a few years later, the company was exporting the product abroad.

Today, Sähkö-Jokinen is known as a significant and reliable light mast and light pole supplier. Tens of thousands of KAPU® poles are lighting the roads and increasing safety all across Europe.