John Crane Finland Celebrates 50-Year Anniversary

January 19, 2023 | 1 minute read


John Crane Finland recently celebrated its 50-year anniversary. Officially opened in 1972, the site is headquartered in Muurame, Finland, and is home to over 40 employees.

John Crane building

To commemorate this milestone, the Finland team celebrated at their training center, Ainola, that included a boat ride and a tent set up for the party.

John Crane Finland houses a multitude of functions, including:

  • Service
  • Sales
  • Application engineering
  • Order administration
  • Nordic region financial services
Key History Dates
  • 1972: Safematic Oy was founded
  • 1975: Safeseal launched—Double-balanced mechanical seals
  • 1976: Safeunit launched—Seal water control and monitor system
  • 1999: Muurame becomes John Crane Global Center of Excellence, Pulp   Paper
  • 2003: Smartflow launched—Smart seal water-controlled device
  • 2007: Safeunit Ultima launched—Seal water control and monitoring system
  • 2007: New purpose-built facility in Muurame inauguration
  • 2018: Sealcare launched regionally—Condition monitoring device for double mechanical seals

Congratulations to John Crane Finland and our employees who have helped the site achieve this significant milestone!

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