Your technical inspection partner

DEKRA works closely with its customers to ensure quality and safety. We carry out inspections, tests and assessments in various areas of industry: steel structures, ISO 9001, ISO 3834, EN 1090, pressure equipment, electrical equipment, fire alarm and extinguishing systems, and non-destructive (NDT) and destructive testing (DT) of materials.

We are an independent testing company with official authorisation. We serve as experts in conformity assessment. We use the standards proven effective. Our work supports a successful Finland and helps our customers achieve their goals.

Testing operations in Finland since 1974

DEKRA Industrial Oy began its operations in 1974 under the name Polartest Oy. Today, DEKRA Industrial Oy is owned by DEKRA SE, an international inspection and testing service provider with headquarters in Stuttgart, Germany. DEKRA has three business units: vehicle testing, industrial equipment testing and inspections, and personnel services (e.g. training). DEKRA is the third largest inspection and testing company in the world today.

With its international network, DEKRA is able to offer global contacts and facilitate international activities. DEKRA has over 200 employees in Finland. Worldwide, we employ approximately 44,000 professionals helping deliver safety, quality and environmental sustainability in more than 50 countries.

A better tomorrow

At DEKRA, we are working for a safe operating and living environment. Tests are a daily tool rather than just a mandatory requisite. Our task is to verify basic safety conditions and the necessary approvals to ensure that everything works correctly according to agreed standards. Our group of experts, which numbers more than 200, continued training activities and development of methods are a guarantee of our competence.


DEKRA's headquarters are in Stuttgart, Germany. The operation began in the form of an association in 1925 in Berlin and today DEKRA is the world's largest unlisted expert organization in the TIC (testing, inspection, certification) industry. Revenue is EUR 3.3 billion and employee headcount is more than 45,000.

DEKRA has operations in 29 European countries, also in North America, Brazil, Morocco, South Africa, New Zealand and China.