Renovation of quay II began
The renovation of quay II in Ajos began on May. During the contract work the quay will be renovated completely and the first part of the contract will be completed on November 2018. The contractor of the renovation is Ab Tallqvist Oy and the total costs of the contract work are 2,8 million EUR.
Overview of the beginning of 2018
For the freight transport, the year 2018 has started excellently. On a five-year period, the import and export tonnages of Port of Kemi are now on their highest level. The freight transport grew 126 000 tons compared to previous year, and the growth is expected to continue.
EU’s new data protection regulation came into force 22.5.2018 and brought some changes also to Port of Kemi’s data protection procedures. Port of Kemi collects and administers personal data only to support its own operations and functions. Also, Port of Kemi does not disclose personal data to third parties. Data is processed appropriately in accordance with personal data rules and legislations and the data collected can be updated or deleted at any time in accordance with personal data rules and legislations.
Employees of Port of Kemi had a recreation day on 8.6.2018. The day was started on a cruise on Kemi waters and on a short trip to Laitakari, an island close to city of Kemi. After the cruise, a delicious lunch was eaten in the inner old harbor of Kemi and hot sauna ended the day. The weather conditions were perfect for a day outdoors and the day was spent with pleasant spirit.
Ready for the new year
The recently began year will bring plenty of new for port of Kemi.
Port Activity toolset taken into use
Port of Kemi has taken a Port Activity -toolset, a user interface for port digitalization and communication, into use. The toolset is created by Fintraffic and Unikie.
M/V Spirit Of Discovery in port of Kemi
In port of Kemi, August began with a visit of ocean cruise ship Spirit Of Discovery.
The world’s biggest ice-class cargo ship on her maiden trip in Kemi
The newest regular visitor of port of Kemi, liner vessel Botnia Enabler arrived on her first visit to Kemi on Thursday.
Ocean cruise ship M/V Artania in port of Kemi
M/V Artania visited Kemi on 2.7.2022. Port of Kemi was the first port the vessel visited in Finland during this summer.
European Union granted CEF funding to Port of Kemi
Port of Kemi Ltd. has received European Union’s CEF funding for its ”Improving safe maritime access, port infrastructure and connectivity of a remote region, Kemi, Finland – 21-FI-TG-ARCTIC ACCESS” project.
Port of Kemi expansion project is proceeding as planned
The expansion is running on schedule, also the dredging of the Ajos sea fairway has started.
The year has started promisingly for port of Kemi
The year 2022 has started promisingly for port of Kemi. The traffic continues strong and the expansion of the port in proceeding as scheduled.
Port of Kemi Ltd. participated in Christmas gift fundraising
Port of Kemi Ltd. continued to support the local charity and donated this year's Christmas card funds to local families in need.
Protecting the fragile Baltic sea is a common matter
As much as 2/3 of vessels operating in the Baltic sea legally discharge their ship generated waste into the sea, even though this is known to eutrophicate the vulnerable Baltic sea.
Port of Kemi Ltd. adopts EDZCOM's Edge Connectivity solutions
Digitalization enables full situational awareness and safer operations.
A new partner to support the ports connectivity need
Port of Kemi is proud to present EDZCOM as a new partner to already extensive list of port customers and co-operative partners
NIB lends to deepen the Ajos sea fairway
NIB has signed a loan agreement with Port of Kemi Ltd. to finance the deepening of the port of Ajos from 10 to 12 meters.