Harvia celebrates its 60th anniversary this year. The company founded by Tapani Harvia in 1950 has grown from a small artist's forge into one of the world's leading sauna heater manufacturers and a forerunner in the sauna business. Harvia has remained a Finnish family enterprise and the Harvia companies now employ 250 people.
Harvia - For the sauna from the heart of Finland
Harvia is a solid family company operating in Muurame, central Finland. It is rated in the top AAA category in Dun & Bradstreet Finland's credit classification.
Widely considered the creator of the modern Finnish sauna, Harvia has manufactured sauna heaters for 60 years. Rooting back through several generations without interruption, Harvia clearly has the longest tradition in sauna heater manufacture in Finland. Today, Harvia is one of the leading sauna heater manufacturers in the world with exports to over 65 countries. From the very beginning, Harvia has given due respect to age-old Finnish sauna traditions in its operations. While cherishing these traditions, Harvia has also invested in the future: research, product development and know-how.