A mooring in a harbor with water and sunlight in the background.
A mooring in a harbor with water and sunlight in the background.

Vision, purpose & values


We were founded in Finland in 1993 and are proud of our culture defined by a can-do spirit that´s humble, honest, and down-to-earth. These values that helped build MAKINEN into a global leader have also helped us look ahead, helped us find better ways to serve our customers with best-in-class marine interior solutions. We are MAKINEN, and we build the best with an innovative approach to marine interiors that is deadline and quality guaranteed.

Our vision

By 2030, MAKINEN is the benchmark of the cruise industry

Our goal is to become the benchmark of the cruise industry, delivering quality project performance with speed and agility. To get there, our world-class organization will provide premium solutions to clients all over the world, and we will always remember who we are and take pride in our deep-rooted culture of trust and quality. We will work sustainably through our social, environmental, and economic focus areas.

Our purpose

To build the best with passion and courage

Good enough is not enough at MAKINEN. We dare to find new and better solutions that don´t just meet but beat expectations. Our goal is to help customers become leaders in their cruise ship niche. Always available, we only partner with the best to guarantee customers first-class products and services. We are committed to working sustainably in all areas of our business.

MAKINEN values

We find better ways

We have the courage to explore and push boundaries. We meet or exceed customers’ expectations with agile working methods and our innovative approach.

We get the job done

Each and every team member understands the importance of getting the job done. We deliver quality and value in everything we do and have the spirit of MAKINEN within us all. We are persistent and have the stamina to succeed, no matter the obstacles.

We keep our promises

We always deliver on our promises to customers, and each other. We find solutions when problems arise, confronting these challenges with honesty and integrity.  We always keep our word. This is who we are. That is the MAKINEN way.


Though we are spread out across the globe, we are one team. We treat each other with respect, value each other, and learn from one another. We are MAKINEN, and we can accomplish anything when we work together.