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).
Polaris sets off for the Bay of Bothnia as the season’s third icebreaker
The latest addition to Arctia’s icebreaker fleet, LNG-powered Polaris, left for deployment in the Bay of Bothnia on Wednesday, January 20th.
Kontio deployed to bay of bothnia as first icebreaker of the season
Icebreaker Kontio set off on Christmas Day 25.12. from Katajanokka in Helsinki.
Finnish Ice buoys for harsh ice conditions
Arctia – Meritaito designes, manufactures, sells, installs and maintains SeaHow Ice Buoys in Finland. Most of these buoys are orderet by Finnish fairway authorities and other local fairway operators. Nowadays significant amount...
An airborne BathyLiDAR survey is a cost-effective and efficient alternative for bathymetric mapping
Arctia-Meritaito has once again successfully completed an airborne bathymetric LiDAR project. Our customers have been very satisfied with the performance of the state-of-the-art LiDAR sensor.