Wed 22 May 2019 03:17:00 PM EEST
Mr Hannu Ylärinne has been appointed Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Executive Vice President of the Arctia Group as of 20 May 2019. He will also continue as CEO of Meritaito Ltd, which is part of the Arctia Group. Hannu Ylärinne will carry out the tasks of Acting CEO of the Arctia Group from 20 May until 1 August, after which Maunu Visuri, who was appointed President and CEO on 15 May, will take over the role. Kim Höijer, who was the previous Acting CEO, will continue as Arctia’s CFO.
Ylärinne has acted as Meritaito’s CEO since July 2017. He has demonstrated strong competence in the company’s operational management and has solid experience in senior management in various maritime organisations. Hannu Ylärinne, eMBA, is Master Mariner by training.
Mr Hannu Ylärinne has been appointed Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Executive Vice President of the Arctia Group as of 20 May 2019. He will also continue as CEO of Meritaito Ltd, which is part of the Arctia Group.
Maunu Visuri, M.Sc. (Tech.), has been appointed as the new President and CEO of Arctia Ltd as from 1 August 2019.
The European Commission has granted CEF funding to the Intelligent Sea project coordinated by Meritaito Ltd. The funding is 1,5 million Euros.
Oceaneering has innovated a total new approach for the maintenance of submerged pipelines and installations. The basic principle is to minimize the use of expensive support–vessel and use remote operated EROV-systems for the maintenance. The SeaHow EROV-buoy serves as the floating station for the communication antenna.