Jacking and Skidding is the solution when a conventional lifting by crane is not
feasible. Heavy loads, confined spaces, in-bringing and complex installations are
typical applications for jacking & skidding work. Our home base is located in Southern Finland, Tampere. We operate throughout whole Finland, Scandinavia and Baltics, especially Sweden and Estonia.
Kuljetusliike Matti Janhunen Oy has been providing excellent services to our customers from 1983. However, our company history dates as far back as 1944. Our company spans three generations and today we offer cost-effective jacking and skidding services to industrial, construction and energy sector clients. Our organization is small, which enables us to offer personal service to our customers. Relying on our solid expertise, we tailor our lifting, transportation and jacking & skidding services to our customers' needs.
We are a traditional family business located at Tampere, Finland. We provide lifting,
transportation and jacking & skidding services. Our annual turnover is
approximately 5 MEUR (2019) with personnel about 40 professionals. Our main
market area is Finland and we operate in the Nordic countries and Baltics together with our
Our company has ISO 9001 QA-certification as well as local Finnish “RALA” –certificate for quality of construction works.
About Jacking & Skidding
In case a conventional lifting by crane is not feasible due to technical restrictions or cost figures, jacking & skidding may be the choice.
Typical sites and applications are heavy and complex industrial installations like turbines, generators, heat exhangers or extreme heavy components like transformers. Confined spaces may be the application for jacking & skidding as well, like in-bringing the HVAC –component inside the construction site.
Our company supplies the needed site-surveys and engineering work with
all necessary documentation for the job.
Kuljetusliike Matti Janhunen Oy provides services for lifting, transportation and complex
installation work by jacking & skidding, and together with our partner
network, we provide services throughout the delivery chain – all the way from
the factory to the construction site!
Our jacking & skidding gears includes various CE-certified skidding tracks, jacks, strand
jacks, transport trolleys, winches, support tower systems etc.
Please see the References and Fleet for details.
We also supply project specific tailor made lifting- and skidding devices when needed.