Kim Höijer appointed Acting CEO of Arctia Ltd.
Meritaito Ltd, the leading Finnish marine survey service and infrastructure management company, has become a fully owned subsidiary of Arctia Ltd. The Finnish Government decided on the company reorganization on 13 December 2018. On account of the reorganization, the Board of Arctia Ltd. has appointed the current CFO Mr. Kim Höijer as Acting CEO as of 18 December 2018 until a new permanent President and CEO is appointed. Mr. Tero Vauraste has stepped down as President and CEO.
The Chairman of Arctia’s Board Mr. Pertti Saarela thanks Mr. Vauraste for his significant and long-lasting service as President and CEO of Arctia, as well as his remarkable contribution to Finnish industry and the maritime cluster. Mr. Vauraste will continue in his position as Chair of the Arctic Economic Council (AEC).
Icebreaking season ended on 30th May
The Icebreaking season 2021–2022 ended on the 30th of May, as icebreaker Otso returned to the icebreaker base in Helsinki.
Otso sets off for the Bay of Bothnia as the season’s first icebreaker
This winter, Arctia’s IB Otso will be the first icebreaker to depart from the Katajanokka base in Helsinki. Setting off on Friday 3 December 2021, Otso is designated to provide icebreaking assistance in the waters of Tornio, Kemi...
Stockholm Fairway 'Smart Buoy' Powered by the Sun
A solar-powered 'smart buoy' is being tested in the Stockholm fairway as part of the Intelligent Sea EU project.