Mon 04 Dec 2017 02:52:00 PM EET
Thomas Erlund will begin his work as the Senior Vice President of Meritaito s SeaHow on 8 January 2018.
Erlund has worked at the Finnish Transport Agency since 2010. He was in charge of the Vessel Traffic Service unit as well as the development and international cooperation of marine activities. This position has provided Erlund with wide-ranging experience in waterways, harbours and vessel traffic management as well as allowed him to develop seamless cooperation with waterway users. Before his post at the Finnish Transport Agency, Erlund worked on various vessels on merchant vessels in different ranks on the deck side.
Thomas has an education as a Master Mariner to which he has gained a Masters of Science degree in maritime management from Chalmers Technical University in Gothenburg.
Seppo Virtanen, who precedes Erlund as SeaHow’s Business Manager, will move on to develop Meritaito’s spar buoy factory and to increase the company’s spar buoy sales as well as to expand our retail network.
Meritaito Ltd and Lamor Corporation Ab have concluded an agreement whereby Lamor will acquire Meritaito’s oil spill response equipment operations marketed under the brand name SeaHow.
Thomas Erlund has started his work as SeaHow’s Senior Vice President on 8 January.
Pori Energia and Meritaito have entered into a comprehensive service agreement according to which Meritaito shall produce the remediation services in Kokemäenjoki river oil spill.
This year we gave the Baltic Sea oxygen-rich water. We donated the funds earmarked for Christmas presents to BSAG's work for a healthier Baltic Sea.