This holiday season we support The Saimaa Ringed Seal. Less than 400 seals remain in Lake Saimaa. There is still plenty of work to be done to protect this one of the rarest seals in the world
Meritaito Ltd, the leading Finnish marine survey service and infrastructure management company, will become a fully owned subsidiary of the icebreaking and maritime services company Arctia Ltd. The Finnish Government decided on the company reorganization today, 13 December 2018. Together the companies will be able to offer their customers an even more comprehensive range of marine services both in Finland and overseas. More diversified services will improve competitiveness in the constantly tightening international market.
We are hiring! Due to our business expansion overseas we are looking to grow our hydrographic surveying team with a Surveyor and a Senior Surveyor.
A smart navigation buoy system has started in October to deliver real-time measurement data via satellite of oil and some other water quality parameters in the Baltic Sea water.The monitoring data gives later great advantages to oil spill response actions of authorities and it eases revealing illegal oil discharges
The fairway itself – especially in Finland – is in a core role when accessing or departing a port. This possibly intelligent fairway can reduce many of the points highlighted in the 2030 vision. But it really has to be intelligent. We at Meritaito have analyzed this vision and validated the need from the fairway owners and users where as a reflection to this we created a project called InSea – Intelligent Sea
IALA Secretary-General Francis Zacharie visited Meritaito’s booth at 19th IALA Conference
Meritaito deploys its domestic and international sales force and customer relationship management as a separate business team.
SeaHow will be exhibiting at the 19th IALA Conference 28th May – 1st June in Incheon, Republic of Korea. You are most welcome to visit our booth D - 4.
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.
Thomas Erlund will begin his work as the Senior Vice President of Meritaito’s SeaHow on 8 January 2018.
The Finnish Transport Agency will test position-indicating spar buoys on Pyhäranta small craft track. The aim of this new type of spar buoy is to improve maritime safety and reduce the need for position inspections.The spar buoys will be integrated in Meritaito’s system, SeaDatics
The Swedish Maritime Administration has contracted Meritaito for a survey project in the Baltic Sea. ODIN’s survey vessel Pohjanmeri will be mobilised for the project shortly.
Meritaito Ltd installed 33 smart beacons on the fairway maintained by the Finnish Transport Agency and the Port of Rauma. The new beacons increase the safety of the fairway and save money.
Please find here our new invoicing address where all our invoices will be scanned.
Otto Vuorinen will start in his new position as the Manager of Meritaito Oy’s shipowners’ services on 18 September. Vuorinen has solid experience in shipowners’ services administration from his previous assignments
Seahow will fabricate 2+2 units of PV800-10 tension moored ice buoys and VPU800-10 ice buoys to be installed in the Sea of Bothnia. These buoys represent the strongest type of ice buoys that can be used in very harsh environment.
SeaHow and our partner for the Americas, Go Deep International Inc. (Go Deep) have been awarded another contract for the delivery of seventy ice buoys in Canada.
Hannu Ylärinne has started his work as Meritaito Oys CEO on 24 July. Hannu Ylärinne considers his new position as Meritaitos CEO particularly interesting. Meritaito represents Finnish cutting edge know-how by offering an extensive range of fairway maintenance and hydrographic surveying services as well as products based on high-grade technology