About us

Leading in automation, decades of experience in all fields of electrical engineering


Who we are

Raftákn is an electrical engineering and consulting company, founded in 1976. In nearly four decades we have gathered advanced knowledge and wide experience. Whether the project is designing electrical installation for residentials, or PLC programming and SCADA systems for a large scale power plant, our staff will take on the task with devotion and ambition. Our staffs include engineers, technicians and technical draftsmen.

Services we provide

Automation design, PLC programming and SCADA systems for industrial and service companies such as fish drying and fish processing plants, power plants, both hydro and geothermal. Infrastructural buildings and facilities including geothermal water distribution, is a significant part of the company´s projects, along with project management, control, planning and cost estimation. Raftákn is a certified Siemens automation solutions partner.

In the construction sector, we also design projects for public bodies, companies and individuals, including concert halls, schools and sport facilities, factory premises, hotels and residential houses. Design of electrical utilities, lighting design and programming of building management systems for large and small installations, including traffic structures, such as tunnels, ports and airports.

In telecommunications, the design of utilities for fixed telephone systems, fibre optic systems and mobile telecommunications in connections with our PLC and SCADA projects.

Few of our projects

  • Hellisheiði Geothermal Power Plant: programming and installation of control system.
  • Ísfélag Vestmannaeyja in Þórshöfn: PLC and SCADA systems.
  • Héðinsfjörður road tunnel, design and PLC programming of all electrical installations.
  • Approach lights for Akureyri airport, including PLC control of strobe lights for the runway.
  • Hof cultural and conference center in Akureyri: electrical systems, lighting design, sound systems and building control system.
  • Becromal Iceland ehf. - The company is one of the largest manufacturers worldwide of aluminum foils for electrolytic capacitors.

Raftakn operates under the ISO 9001:2008 quality management standard.