The Pennala business area is situated at a top location south of Lahti, 4 km from the inter­section of the Lahti–Helsinki highway; the area is approximately an hour away from Helsinki and has fast and smooth transport connections to places such as the inter­national Helsinki Airport and Vuosaari Harbour. Operators based in the area include a Posti logistics centre, Ormax Monier and ALLU Finland, among others.

The area offers very large plots. Businesses can engage in a wide range of industrial activities without being subject to strict environmental regulations. The plots are not located in a groundwater area.

The plot sizes can be adapted to the business’s needs

Solid energy infra­structure: electricity, district heat, natural gas

One hour to Helsinki and 4 min to the highway junction south of Lahti

The central location ensures good availability of labour




The Pennala business area attracts large companies. The area offers a great deal of expansion potential; land acquisition, city planning and construction processes in the area proceed in stages according to demand.


The City of Orimattila is located south of Lahti and has a population of almost 16,000. It boasts strong entrepre­neurial traditions and is the home of many notable growth companies and well-known brands that have expanded to the inter­national market, such as the conveyor manufacturer Ferroplan; Finland’s largest fabric retail chain Eurokangas; the rainwater system manufacturer Nesco; Kera Group, which is well-known for its light roofing and design light fixtures; and Orima, which supplies the construction industry with roof safety and solar products.

Orimattila is also well-known as an active city of equestrian sports, Soile Yli-Mäyry’s Art Castle, and the old Orimattilan Kehräämö spinnery building, which offers facilities for a variety of business activities.

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Kati Tuominen

Head of Client Management
+358 50 471 8233

Marian Vainiomäki

Head of Client Management
+358 40 505 7775

Pekka Komu

Business Development Manager
+358 40 741 3299

LADEC's Isto Vanhamäki.
Isto Vanhamäki

Director | Business Region Development
+358 40 727 6376