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 15 May
The Icebreaking season 2020–2021 ended on 15 May. Polaris, the last icebreaker to operate in the Bay of Bothnia this season, will stop by Röyttä Harbour before its return to the Katajanokka base in Helsinki.
Changes in Arctia’s group structure completed – Meritaito Ltd is now Arctia Meritaito Ltd
The enhancement of Arctia’s group structure, which was started in 2020, has been concluded. The group structure was simplified by merging and closing down a total of four separate subsidiaries. As the last change, the name of...
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.