Väistö Group Oy Announces Name Change to Temet Group Oy
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Väistö Group Oy Announces Name Change to Temet Group Oy

Confident in our world-known brand of TEMET for nearly 70 years of saving lives with sheltering solutions worldwide, the Väistö Group and its subsidiaries are joining the TEMET brand.

Väistö Group Oy, a group of companies leading the Civil Defense Shelters industry, announced today that it has changed its name to Temet Group Oy. As part of the restructuring and reorganisation of the group, unifying the group’s brand is the primary step of many to follow. The new name will reflect the undergoing changes in the company returning to its core mission of saving lives with the most efficient and innovative blast and CBRN protection solutions.

The name change will reflect the group subsidiaries which have also changed their names to:

– Temet International Oy Ltd. (formerly: Temet Oy),
– Temet Finland Oy (formerly: Suoja Expert Oy),
– Temet Construction Oy (formerly: Figere Oy)

“It was obvious to me from day one that TEMET is our brand “, said recently appointed chairman of the Temet Group Oy board Marko Häkkinen. “The TEMET brand has been about excellence and saving lives for nearly 70 years with thousands of satisfied customers and millions of people protected. We are inspired to continue and develop this legacy.”


Temet Group Oy, a leading global group offering a complete and evolving portfolio of products and services for blast protection and CBRN filtration for the protection of critical infrastructure such as civilian shelters, government facilities, hardened military facilities and the nuclear and petrochemical industry. Dictated by its leading position, TEMET is committed to a customer-based approach from the design and customization, thru installation, to the full commissioning and training.

TEMET has an excellent track record since 1953 in over 85 countries and more than 50,000 shelter projects completed successfully, protecting millions of lives.