Thursday February 24th, 2022

Company acquisitions strengthen Ahola Special’s position

On February the 23rd, 2022, Ahola Special has acquired the entire share capital in Raahe-based A&J Kivijärvi Oy.
With the acquisition, A&J Kivijärvi’s transport operations, personnel, and equipment will be transferred to Ahola Special.
The acquisition strengthens Ahola Special’s position in current market areas by increasing its transport capacity and expertise.

There is good demand in the market for special transport solutions, and Ahola Special wants to develop to better react to customers’ needs constantly. This is done through development and investments in operational control, digital tools, a more comprehensive range of services, and the development of transport equipment.
“We are pleased with this arrangement, which is expanding our transport capacity. We also believe that our experience and extensive development work will add value to the customers that A&J Kivijärvi has served so far, says Jonas Ahola, CEO of Ahola Special.

A&J Kivijärvi’s CEO Jari Kivijärvi also sees the acquisition as a good solution.
“With this arrangement, our transport business, which has a long history, will continue to develop in capable hands,” he says.

The parties have agreed not to publish the purchase price.

More information:
Jonas Ahola, CEO, Ahola Special
tel 044 449 4114, email:

Nils Ahola, incoming CEO, A&J Kivijärvi
Puh, 044 449 4100, e-mail:

Ahola Special specializes in special transports and project logistics and is part of the Ahola Group.
The logistics group Ahola has a turnover of approximately 113 million euros, and it employs about 700 logistics specialists.
The Group offers road transport, special and project transport, and digital logistics solutions to customers through its various segments.
The family-owned logistics group was founded in 1955 and is headquartered in Kokkola.

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