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World Maritime News - Finland: Deltamarin Inks Contract for B.Delta Bulk Carriers Design

World Maritime News - Finland: Deltamarin Inks Contract for B.Delta Bulk Carriers Design | Finland | Scoop.it

Deltamarin has signed an agreement with Tianjin Xingang Shipbuilding Heavy Industry Co., Ltd., part of CSIC Group for the design of four very low fuel consumption Handysize Bulk Carriers to be built for M.T. Maritime Management Group / Strategic Shipping Inc.
Deltamarin will take care of the Basic and Detail designs of the vessels as well as of Technical Procurement handling. Deltamarin will also have a site team to take the design to production. This is the second order for the B.Delta37 standard bulk carriers, which have evoked the interest of the market with their improved deadweight, cubic capacity and especially the extremely low fuel consumption compared to other available designs.

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Research ship investigates Baltic Sea radiation levels

Research ship investigates Baltic Sea radiation levels | Finland | Scoop.it
The maritime research vessel Aranda will start a voyage on Saturday aimed at
determining the condition of waters in the eastern Gulf of Finland.
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Maritime Journal - Excavator forms basis of backhoe dredger in Finland

Maritime Journal - Excavator forms basis of backhoe dredger in Finland | Finland | Scoop.it
Rotator Oy, Hitachi Construction Machinery (Europe) NV’s official dealer in Finland, has supplied Wasa Dredging Ltd with an EX2500-6 excavator as the base machine for a backhoe dredger for the project to deepen Mäntyluoto Pori harbour to 13.5m.
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World Maritime News - Wartsila Opens New Workshop Facilities in Helsinki, Finland

World Maritime News - Wartsila Opens New Workshop Facilities in Helsinki, Finland | Finland | Scoop.it

Wärtsilä, a global leader in complete lifecycle power solutions and services, opens new workshop facilities in Helsinki, Finland. The new facilities enable Wärtsilä to offer a wide range of workshop services with rapid response times. Operations in Helsinki began in the beginning of August 2011.
“The new workshop is strategically located near the main shipping routes and this, together with its efficient storage arrangements, will significantly enhance our service capacity. For customers with maintenance agreements, the added component storage will reduce transportation and travel costs, and ensure prompt response times for vessels operating in the Baltic area,” says Christoph Vitzthum, Group Vice President, Wärtsilä Services.

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Out to Sea - 150 years of white sails off the Helsinki shore

Out to Sea - 150 years of white sails off the Helsinki shore | Finland | Scoop.it
The exhibition in the Hakasalmi Villa, next to Finlandia Hall, looks at the maritime past of Helsinki from the perspective of yachting as a pastime. Besides boats, yacht clubs, sailors and boat races, the endangered underwater nature of the Baltic Sea is an important topic.

Open 27 May 2011–8 January 2012
Wed–Sun 11 am – 5 pm, Thu 11 am – 7 pm.
FREE ENTRY.
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Power-loss ship detained in port

Power-loss ship detained in port | Finland | Scoop.it
A cruise ship which lost power in the Baltic is detained in Southampton following a Maritime and Coastguard Agency inspection.
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