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Port of Kokkola
Kantasatamantie 50
67900 Kokkola
Finland
Tel: +358 (0)6 8242 400
Fax: +358 (0)6 8242 444 Email: port@portofkokkola.fi Web: www.portofkokkola.fi
CEO
Torbjörn Witting
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Port of Kokkola
Finland Contents
Foreword
Living in exciting times ......................................................................................................5
Port Overview
Always open to new opportunities ..................................................................................6
Three ports in one
Deep Port ..........................................................................................................................10 General Port ....................................................................................................................12 Silverstone Port ................................................................................................................14 Port Map ..........................................................................................................................16
Oy M. Rauanheimo Ab
Leading from the front ....................................................................................................17
Mining Focus
Europe’s new lithium powerhouse ................................................................................20
Dredging
New 14 m fairway coming to Kokkola ..........................................................................22
Harbour Master
Forward planning is the key............................................................................................24
Towage
High five for Kokkola’s tugs ............................................................................................27
Technical & Environmental
Working fast for customer satisfaction ........................................................................29
Port Investments
Staying at the top of its game ........................................................................................30
Cargo Flows
New techniques to handle cargo flows ........................................................................33
European Perspective
Viewpoint from the port’s European representative ..................................................35
All Weather Terminals
Europe’s great eight All Weather Terminals..................................................................36
Short-sea Service
Kokkola’s container success sails on ............................................................................46 Halpa-Hallifirstofftheblock ........................................................................................49
Rail Services
Setting common goals leads to success........................................................................50
Port Operations & Services
First-rate solutions meet every need ............................................................................53
Economic Development
World-class location is winning formula ......................................................................67
Industry & Commerce
Port adds value for local business ................................................................................71
Tourism
The ideal place for business or leisure..........................................................................75
Port Directory
Port of Kokkola & Commercial Contacts ......................................................................77 Advertisers’ Index ............................................................................................................80
This edition of the Port of Kokkola Handbook is dedicated to the memory of our friend David Neill from Meridian Publications who was a regular visitor to Kokkola where he had many friends and is missed by us all.


































































































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