Jukolux Oy provides comprehensive services for challenging industrial and ATEX lighting projects. We operate as lighting experts, suppliers of goods, or take on the entire project from planning to implementation.
Ismo Aukee and Sami Gräsbeck founded Jukolux Oy in December 2015.
A comprehensive market study of global EX markets is carried out. The product development of JUKO ALX (low bay) and JUKO HX (high bay) product families begins. The company conducts a directed share issue, raising share capital and expanding ownership with two corporate partners and venture capitalist Martti Ehrnrooth.
Building of a distribution network commences in Finland, Sweden, Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania. Initiating the ATEX/IECEx certification process and selecting strategic partners. First pilot and project deliveries of JUKO LXi (now ALT) and JUKO HXi (now HT) industrial luminaire product families to pre-selected customer groups. Mass customization readiness and a circular economy mindset are the primary goals of product development.
Manufacturing agreement with EFC Finland Oy (part of Lagercrantz Group AB). Resale agreement for Finlux Pro products is signed. Investigation and R&D launch for JUKO DC and MESH capabilities. Participation in the EnergySpin business accelerator. Expanding the distribution network to Norway, Denmark, and the United Kingdom.
ISO/IEC 80079-34:2018 certification (Quality systems for EX product manufacturing). Acquisition of ISO 9001 and ISO14001 systems in partnership with Bureau Veritas. Certification of JUKO HX product family according to IEC60079-0, -1, -7, -28, and -31. Initiating the certification process for the JUKO ALX product family. The company shifts its focus from the product development phase to the sales phase.
A strong, experienced team, aligned with the strategy. ATEX and challenging industrial lighting solutions create an excellent product portfolio. 2MEUR invested in product development from the company’s equity financing. A clear growth strategy for a carefully selected market segment. Successfully doubling the revenue.
Completion of the anticipated certification of the JUKO ALX product family. The goal is to expand export operations and implement the company’s growth strategy as planned. Efforts to raise awareness of Jukolux Oy’s brand and establish high-volume annual contract partnerships. Doubling revenue is the minimum target.