Experienced hospital furnishing provider
Merivaara was founded in Finland in 1901, first as a manufacturer of iron beds for homes and hospitals. The first operating table was produced in 1910. For half a decade the company was owned by Instrumentarium Oy. Today, Merivaara is a privately owned company focusing on designing, manufacturing and marketing of hospital-grade furnishing and systems for health care providers in more than 120 countries.
As a manufacturer of medical device and products for healthcare, Merivaara pays the greatest attention to the quality of both its products and its operational processes. Merivaara’s products are CE-labelled and the company’s quality management system complies with EU directives for medical device, and is certified according to ISO 9001 and ISO 13485 standards. The company’s environmental management system is ISO 14001 certified.
Merivaara employs about 140 people in four countries. Headquarters with R&D, production, sales, marketing and after-sales service functions is located in Lahti, subsidiaries in Norway (Merivaara A/S) and Sweden (Merivaara AB), and a sales organisation in Russia. Additionally, Merivaara’s products are sold in more than 120 countries by distributors around the world.