Meritaito offers your business a wide range of hydrographic survey and charting services.
We operate in offshore, inshore and inland water areas throughout Europe
Meritaito has one of the Northern Europe’s largest fleet of survey vessels and platforms. With various vessel types, we work in all types of waters, including rivers, lakes, coastal shores and offshore.
Meritaito hydrographic surveys fulfill the International Hydrographic Organization (IHO S-44) survey standards, and beyond. Meritaito has a team of highly skilled professionals in hydrographic surveying, data processing and charting. Our team of internationally certified hydrographic surveyors and experts provides tailor-made solutions to meet the most demanding customer needs.
Surveys are carried out with the latest MBES survey technologies, including back scatter and full water column data of object detection, e.g. from wrecks. Data is processed using the most current data processing software and data modeling tools available. We also provide Bathymetric Lidar Services, 3D-data modeling and online data storage services.
Meritaito has over 20 years of experience in multibeam echo sounder (MBES) surveying. Meritaito customers include the most demanding maritime and environmental authorities as well as ports and harbors. Based on versatile and state-of-the-art methods, Meritaito hydrographic surveying covers areas extending 10,000 km² per year.
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