We have superior expertise and experience in Ice Buoys. Originally, since 1976, our buoys were designed as navigational marking for winter-proof all-year round use solution.
All of the Finnish water areas freeze every year and even today 30.000 units of SeaHow buoys of different type are in water all year round including winter time.
Over the years we have delivered hundreds of ice buoys to the ice affected countries like Russia, Canada, USA and the Baltic Sea states.
One of the buoy types to be tested in the Intelligent Sea project is the Sniffer buoy, in other words an intelligent seabuoy, that is capable of measuring the SOx (Sulphur dioxide) levels of air
The official kick-off event of the project was held on the 12.11.2019. Among the participants where the INEA, project partners Port of Naantali and Ports of Stockholm as well as Finnish Transport Infrastructure Agency and Swedish Transport Administration.
Neste Corporation and Meritaito have entered into a service contract, the purpose of which is to create of a comprehensive operations model for the provision of Neste’s waterway maintenance services. Meritaito’s InSea service concept can also be applied to other Neste establishments in Finland.
Port of Helsinki has upgraded ten buoys into smart, modern navigational aids. The new buoys are part of Meritaito Ltd.’s InSea service concept.