1.12.2016 - NESTIX solutions at Team Finland Tour in Japan


NESTIX was privileged to be part of the Team Finland Tour on 14th - 16th of November, in Japan. The Team Finland Network promotes Finland’s economic relations, the internationalization of Finnish businesses and Finland’s brand abroad. The tour was headed by Ms. Anne Berner (Minister of Transport and Communications of Finland) and organized by Finpro and the Embassy of Finland in Japan. The visit belongs to a series of high level delegation visits between Finland and Japan followed a signing of a cooperation agreement between Sauli Niinistö (President of Finland) and Shinzō Abe (Japan Prime Minister) in March 2016, to emphasize cooperation between the countries in the field of maritime industry and particularly for arctic shipbuilding (North Sea route).

In addition to NESTIX, other Finnish companies that participated in the tour were Aker Arctic, Arctech Helsinki Shipyard, Arctia, Elomatic, ICEYE, Mobimar, Norsepower, Valmet and Wärtsilä. NESTIX introduced its advanced solutions to companies such as NYK Line, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI), Mitsui OSK Line and Japan Marine United (JMU). The aim was to promote the know-how of the companies in arctic shipbuilding, development of unmanned ship operations, cleantech and ICT technologies & systems. 

For more information about NESTIX solutions, please contact Ismo Piirainen, Director, Sales and Business Development, ismo.piirainen@nestix.fi, tel. +358 40 3100 579.