News

The installation of the automooring equipment is proceeding as planned

Cavotec’s MoorMaster, an automatic attachment and detachment system, arrived in our port in early July. The automatic vacuum-based ship automooring system, developed in New Zealand, will be installed at Viking Line’s berth by the end of the year and will be used by both M/S Viking Grace and M/S Viking Glory which is currently under … Read more

Truck loading efficiency is being developed as part of the NextGen Link project

Construction work on a new heavy traffic measurement and identification system is nearing completion in the port. The system to be built on Viking Line’s field is a significant improvement in loading trucks on the ship.

Turku and shipping companies consider three alternative locations for the passenger terminal

The City of Turku, Port of Turku Ltd and shipping companies Silja Line and Viking Line have begun to study three alternative locations for Turku’s new passenger terminal. The original joint terminal project planned for the Linnanaukko area is turning out to be too expensive a solution considering the functional and economic goals to be … Read more

Harbour Master Kari Riutta in Memoriam

The Port of Turku received an unexpected piece of tragic news on Thursday, 2 April 2020. Harbour Master and Port Security Officer Kari Riutta had deceased unexpectedly the same morning.

Port of Turku Ltd Environmental Report 2019 published

Port of Turku publishes annually an environmental report, which describes the most significant environmental impacts caused by port operations.

The effects of the coronavirus epidemic to the operations in the port of Turku (updated)

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 13 May, until further notice:

COVID19 – Guidance from various authorities (updated)

Below you will find instructions from various authorities regarding the COVID19 situation.

Port of Turku Ltd’s Annual Report 2019 has been published

The operations of Port of Turku Ltd continued steadily in 2019 in line with the general economic development. The Port’s turnover increased by 3.8 per cent on the previous year, although the total transport volume was slightly down.

Coronavirus counseling for travelers arriving in Finland at the passenger terminals

Information points will be set up at the passenger terminals in the Port of Turku during week 10 due to the coronavirus. Information points provide information to travelers arriving in Finland on how to proceed and who to contact if they suspect they have become infected.

Business-oriented development of the customer experience

We recently commissioned a customer survey conducted by Corporate Spirit Oy which aimed at identifying the strengths and areas for further development in the Port’s customer experience, as well as supporting and developing the customer experience provided by the Port personnel. Our goal is to create a basis for the development of a strategic customer … Read more