The growing size of cargo ships and tankers puts pressure on using the fairway depths to the fullest extent. Fairway design plays a key role in securing safe and efficient seafaring.
The service can cover the entire design process from the first drafts of required official documentation all the way to the final documents required for official approval for a completed fairway or port area. Meritaito can even take control of the entire process from designing the port or fairway to construction project management and contract supervision.
Meritaito has extensive experience of fairway designing in challenging conditions e.g. narrow and shallow waterways in an arctic climate. The Meritaito design team has experience from design projects regarding dozens of fairways and channels with a combined length of hundreds of kilometers.
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