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Port of Turku to sell its crane business to Turku Stevedoring

Port of Turku Ltd will sell its crane business as a sale of business operations to Turku Stevedoring Oy (TurkuSteve). The business operations, cranes and crane employees will be transferred to the new owner on 1 March 2021.

Merry Christmas from the Port of Turku!

Turn on the sounds and enjoy a little moment in the Christmas mood.

Changes to the opening hours of Ports’s customer service point

The Port of Turku’s Port info serves in the future as follows: Mon – Thu from 8:30 am to 4 pm Fri from 8.30 am to 3.00 pm In addition, the Port info is open during the Christmas holidays: 12/20/2020 to 10/01/2021 Mon – Fri from 8:30 am to 3 pm

Intensified security control in the Port of Turku

An intensive security control campaign was carried out in our port area on Friday 27.11. The goal of the intensive control morning is to ensure safe passage for everyone in the port area.

Because time matters – Port of Turku calendar 2021 has been published

The long tradition will continue when the Port of Turku Port Calendar is published again.

The port will be cleaned up together

We intend to clean up the entire port area before the onset of winter in cooperation with the area’s operators. We kicked off the cleaning last week starting at the West Harbour, proceeding towards the passenger harbour. The purpose is to go through the whole port and clean up everything that doesn’t belong there. “The … Read more

The NextGen Link project is progressing on schedule

The Port of Turku is part of the European TEN-T Scandinavian-Mediterranean transport network, which connects Turku all the way to southern Europe. The idea of the transport network is to make the European internal market function fluently, improve accessibility and unite Europe, not forgetting environmental issues. Europe is investing in transport networks using the Connecting … Read more

Pilot produced information about the possibilities of utilizing the 5G network

Our goal is to serve operators and customers in the port area now and in the future. With digitalisation maintaining the level of service requires finding the best network solutions for the needs of the future. The goal is supported by 5G piloting, which we implemented as part of the SecurePax project in cooperation with … Read more

Managing Director Erik Söderholm was elected to the Board of the Finnish Port Association

The annual general meeting of the Finnish Port Association elected a new board of directors on 16th September. Our Managing Director Erik Söderholm was elected as a member of the board. Torbjörn Witting, CEO of Port of Kokkola Ltd, will continue as Chairman of the Board, and Hannu Asumalahti, CEO of Port of Rauma Ltd, … Read more

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