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  • 15 January 2021
    Infrastructure, Vessels

    Costa Toscana, an LNG powered, 185,000 GT cruise ship being built for Carnival’s brand Costa Cruises, was floated out to the outfitting pier at Finland’s Meyer Turku shipyard on 15 January 2021.

  • 8 December 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business developments & projects

    The Finnish municipality of Korsnäs has approved plans for an offshore wind farm submitted by the state-owned enterprise Metsähallitus. The offshore wind farm is proposed to be built approximately 15 kilometres off the coast of Korsnäs, within a project area spanning some 180 square kilometres. The wind farm is planned to feature “up to dozens of” […]

  • 21 September 2020
    Authorities & Government, Infrastructure, Safety, Vessels

    A ferry operated by Finnish company Viking Line has run aground in the Åland Islands waters between Finland and Sweden, Finnish authorities said.

  • 5 August 2020
    Infrastructure, Ports & Logistics, Vessels

    Estonian utility Eesti Gaas provided the truck-to-ship LNG bunkering operations for ESL Shipping bulk carriers Viikki and Haaga in the port of Hanasaari, Helsinki.

  • 14 July 2020
    Business developments & projects

    Finnish wave energy tech player AW-Energy Oy (AWE) drives forward opportunity and innovation with a new facility in Vantaa, Finland. The move to larger premises provides scope for AWE’s growth ambitions, and demonstrates the company’s commitment to wave energy. Christopher Ridgewell, CEO of AW-Energy says: “We are preparing for the upcoming surge in wave energy. […]

  • 27 May 2020
    Infrastructure, Ports & Logistics

    Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has won two dredging contracts in Finland with a combined contract value of EUR 32 million. The contracts were awarded by the Finnish Transport Infrastructure Agency, the Port of Helsinki and the City of Helsinki. In the Port of Helsinki, Boskalis will deepen de Vuosaari fairway and harbor basin from […]

  • 7 May 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects

    Finnish state-owned gas company Gasum reported a 30 per cent year-on-year decline in net profit saying it only had minor impacts from the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic. Lower power and gas prices have weighed down on Gasum’s profits. Gasum’s net profit totaled 12.3 million euros ($13.3m), compared to 17.5 million euros in the January-March period last […]

  • 30 March 2020

    Finnish Konecranes to temporarily lay off some 2,000 employees.

  • 30 March 2020
    Infrastructure, Ports & Logistics

    Finnish Konecranes has unveiled intentions to temporarily lay off some 2,000 employees as a result of coronavirus impact on the company’s operations. The company said it has invited Finnish works council representatives to negotiations regarding the layoffs which would cover all of Konecranes’ Finnish operations. The layoffs are primarily driven by the business disruption caused by […]

  • 25 March 2020
    Environment, Vessels

    Finnish state-owned gas company Gasum said on Tuesday it had entered into a deal with Sweden’s largest fuel company Preem for the supply of a new fuel blend consisting of liquefied natural gas and 10 percent of renewable liquefied biogas. This is the first deal that involves Gasum delivering a blend containing renewable fuel to […]

  • 20 March 2020

    Finnish state-owned gas company Gasum said on Friday it had entered into a deal with the cleantech company Forchem to supply liquefied biogas (LBG) for the latter’s tall oil biorefinery in Rauma. To remind, the two companies signed a liquefied natural gas (LNG) supply deal for the same refinery back in 2019. Under the new […]

  • 24 January 2020
    Business & Finance

    Carnival Cruise Line’s newest cruise vessel, Mardi Gras, was floated out at Meyer Turku shipyard.

  • 3 January 2020

    The Nordic energy company Gasum noted that the Finnish gas market has opened up to the competition and the wholesale of gas and transmission network has been unbundled from each other 1 of January 2020.

  • 12 November 2019
    Business & Finance

    Finnish state-owned ferry operator Finferries orders a new hybrid electric vessel for Åland.

  • 22 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    Wasa Dredging, a Finnish water construction company, has just released this amazing photo from the Kokkola Harbor and Fairway Deepening Project in Finland.  Under the contract, signed in late July 2018, Wasa is responsible for dredging of the harder materials and heavily polluted soils, drilling and blasting of rock and removal of unexploded ordnance (UXO-risk) […]

  • 26 August 2019
    Operations & Maintenance

    Installation of the Nord Stream 2 twin pipelines in the Finnish Exclusive Economic Zone has been finalized with the end of pipelaying on the second line of the 374-kilometer long  section. The first line was completed in Finnish waters in April 2019. In total, to date over 1,800 kilometers of the Nord Stream 2 pipelines […]

  • 21 August 2019

    Finish energy company Gasum has opened a filling station for environmentally friendly road fuel gas in Seinäjoki, Finland.

  • 4 July 2019
    Business & Finance

    Kvarken Link Oy would use the funds to finance a new ferry. The vessel will connect Umeå, Sweden and Vaasa, Finland.

  • 14 June 2019

    The feeder service will run between a Russian and a Finnish loop with four nominal 2,500 TEU vessels.

  • 11 June 2019
    Business & Finance

    The biggest LNG terminal in the Nordics was inaugurated in Röyttä harbor, Tornio, Finland, on June 11.

  • 16 May 2019
    Business & Finance

    AHS will continue its shipbuilding operations as part of Nevsky Shipyard.

  • 14 May 2019
    Business & Finance

    Damen Shipyards Group opens a new engineering center in Helsinki.

  • 29 March 2019
    Equipment

    Balticconnector project has received main equipment delivery, including a compressor unit and its auxiliaries, for the compression station in Inkoo, Finland. Equipment installation has started and will be completed in April 2019. After that, installation work will continue with the installation of pipelines and cables related to the equipment. The compressor unit and its auxiliaries […]

  • 11 March 2019
    Business & Finance

    ESL Shipping reflags its new LNG-fueled bulk carrier Haaga to the Finnish flag.

  • 14 February 2019
    Vessels

    Finish energy company Gasum said it has supplied liquefied natural gas fuel to Arctia’s Polaris, the world’s first LNG-fueled icebreaker at its two facilities in January and February.