A Finnish expert manufacturer of fire engines and rescue vehicles.


Saurus vehicles have been manufactured in Säynätsalo, Jyväskylä since 1982. Saurus is an established brand in Finnish rescue vehicle production with over 2,000 delivered vehicles both in Finland and abroad. Saurus Oy employs 70 manufacturing professionals and a vast network of subcontractors.

Saurus Oy (Sammutin Oy until 2017) belongs to Nordic Rescue Group, a Finnish manufacturer of special vehicles. Other Group company include is Sala Brand AB, a company manufacturing fire and rescue vehicles in Sweden.

The major owner of the Nordic Rescue Group Oy is KH Group Oyj that is a listed (Nasdaq Helsinki) private equity investment company (www.khgroup.com). The other main owner is Tesi (Finnish Industry Investment Ltd) that is a state-owned investment company (www.tesi.fi).

Saurus Oy has been awarded the ISO 9001 – ISO 14001 and AQAP 2110 certificates.