The Port of Turku has prepared for preventing the spreading of the coronavirus. The Port follows the instructions of various authorities and those of the City of Turku. In order to prevent the coronavirus from spreading the following measures are in effect until further notice.

Security instructions

Dangerous prevention requires foresight

In order to avoid danger situations, attention should be paid to the following issues:

Cargo handling

  • Observing the free fluid level during lifting and lowering
  • suitability of lifting equipment
  • lifting spots and division of weight
  • locking mechanisms in the correct position
  • inspected lifting devices

Vehicle traffic

  • Speed limits
  • taking into account crossing traffic and level crossing
  • noting the possible slippery driving lanes when water vapour rising from the harbor basin condenses on cold surfaces

Repair and service work in the port area

  • Repair and service shall not be carried out in the waiting areas for dangerous goods or the storage area.
  • Hot work carried out in a temporary place for hot work in the port area always requires a written hot work permit from the Site Manager of Port of Turku.


Pauliina Roti

Security Manager / Security services

+358 50 5533 123