Finland Company Profiles

Kvaerner Masa-Yards builds gas carriers, floating production and storage units, icebreakers, ice-going tonnage and other special ships for the oil and gas industry. The company operates two newbuilding yards and a factory for prefabricated cabin modules. The Arctic Technology Centre (MARC) handles Arctic research and development work. Recent offshore sector deliveries are Njord B, an FSU for Norsk Hydro Produksjon, an FPSO hull for Kvaerner Oil & Gas/Esso Norway and two icebreaking Double

Kvaerner Masa-Yards

Kvaerner Masa-Yards builds gas carriers, floating production and storage units, icebreakers, ice-going tonnage and other special ships for the oil and gas industry. The company operates two newbuilding yards and a factory for prefabricated cabin modules. The Arctic Technology Centre (MARC) handles Arctic research and development work. Recent offshore sector deliveries are Njord B, an FSU for Norsk Hydro Produksjon, an FPSO hull for Kvaerner Oil & Gas/Esso Norway and two icebreaking Double Acting supply vessels for Wagenborg Kazakhstan B.V. for operation in the northern Caspian Sea.

Rautaruukki

Rautaruukki Steel Plate Products handles the manufacture and sales of hot-rolled plate products, prefabricated plate products and plate components. The hot-rolled steel products and prefabricated plate products of the company are recognised as quality materials for offshore and marine technology projects, steel construction and engineering purposes. For the special purposes of marine technology the company supplies icebreaker steels and thermomechanically rolled offshore steels.

The company continues to invest in production technology and further product development. The advanced technologies and highly educated staff ensure the continued efficiency of customer service.

Aker Rauma Offshore

Aker Rauma Offshore (ARO) specializes in offshore construction projects worldwide, utilizing the most advantageous construction sites and subcontractors to maximize cost-efficiency. Products and services include turnkey offshore contracts, engineering and construction contracts, contract management, engineering and feasibility studies and procurement and logistic services. These are offered for SPAR platforms, offshore exploration rigs, floating and jack-up production platforms, production modules and structures, pipe-laying vessels, conversions and upgrading, special offshore vessels and tailor-made offshore and onshore products.

ARO's head office is in Pori, Finland. Others are in Houston, Moscow, Astrakhan and Baku. In Caspian Sea region ARO cooperates with the local shipyards and the Design Bureau Korall (Ukraine) having established the joint-venture AOOT "Astrakhanski Korabel"

Kamewa Finland

Extreme reliability is vital in all offshore operations. In this respect, the list of Kamewa references includes a large number of drilling and production vessels, supply and AHT vessels as well as crew vessels on which the company's propulsion and winch systems are used, both for the accurate positioning and assisting of the vessel. The Kamewa Group is a part of Vickers, an international company based in the United Kingdom.

ATA Gears

ATA Gears is a major supplier of spiral bevel gears and custom-made gear units for marine applications all over the world. With over 60 years of experience and modern engineering and production technology, all gears and gear units are made to meet customers' specific needs.

The company offers spiral bevel gears up to 2,000 mm (80 in.), finishing options from lapping to grinding and a wide selection of materials. Custom-made gear units are made up to around 4 MW. Engineering and design are combined with classification services certified by DNV.

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