The icebreaking rescue vessel Baltika left on sea trial on Thursday morning 6 March 2014. The trial will last for a couple of days. The sea trial is part of the test use of the ship, which is done to assure the functionality of the vessel systems.
Arctech Helsinki Shipyard is building an icebreaking multipurpose emergency vessel for the Russian Federal Agency of Sea and River Transport. At the moment the vessel is going though trials at the shipyard. The trials include testing of the sound system and lights of the vessel, which can be seen/heard around the Hietalahti harbour area.
The vessel will be delivered to the client in spring 2014.
Communications Manager Riikka Linna
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Efficient and cost-effective icebreaker assistance is a critical factor affecting the competitiveness of Finland’s economy and foreign trade. It is the responsibility of the Finnish Transport Agency to provide the operating framework for winter navigation and to ensure effective year-round seaborne transports.
Arctech will be participating Arctic Technology Conference in Houston 10-12 February 2014.
Come and meet us at stand 408!
Exhibition site: http://www.arctictechnologyconference.org
Arctech Helsinki Shipyard will build the new icebreaker for the Finnish Transport Agency. The Finnish Transport Agency informed about the results of the tendering process on the 22nd of January 2014.