The 5G Momentum project group, an organisation that recognizes Finnish innovators in the field of the next generation wireless technology for digital cellular networks, has chosen the Port Oulu Smarter digitalisation project as the winner.
The multimodal route connects the ports of Tokyo, Yokohama, Nagoya, Osaka, and Kobe with Hamburg and Duisburg via the Chinese Port of Taiciang and then along the New Silk Road through Xi'an, Alashankou, Nur-Sultan, and Brest/Małaszewicze.
The Swedish seaport has received clearance from the regional environmental court, following which a brand-new ro-ro & ferry berth no. 3 will be erected, equipped with an adjustable ramp, to serve ships up to 230 m-long.
The Finnish-Swedish ferry line has subscribed to the Sustainable Actions for Innovative and Low-Impact Shipping (SAILS) Initiative for Good Practices in Maritime Transport for the Protection of the Marine and Coastal Environment.