Carinafour involved in the Radical project – future engineers are trained to match the needs of companies

Working life is changing and therefore education must change too. The main focus of the EU-funded Radical project is to reform engineering education with the marine industry especially in mind. RADICAL project utilizes the best practices in Europe while aiming to develop engineering education model called ENGINE (ENGineering, Innopeda & Education) which takes into consideration the needs of employers, Read more about Carinafour involved in the Radical project – future engineers are trained to match the needs of companies[…]

iCONS seminar

Carinafour’s involvement in the iCONS project

Carinafour’s Chairman of the Board Ari Viitanen spoke about enabling high productivity through an industrial logistics system at Aalto University at the iCONS seminar on 8.2.2018. Speakers from Aalto University, Fira and Movenium were also present at what was a very interesting seminar. iCONS is a research project focused on digitalisation in the construction industry Read more about Carinafour’s involvement in the iCONS project[…]

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Carinafour reflects on an amazing year

2018 has been an excellent year for Carinafour and we would like to thank our employees, partners, customers and network for making it so good! During this year we have recruited several new employees and moved to a bigger office in Turku to accommodate our growing team. Collaboration and partnerships have always been features of Read more about Carinafour reflects on an amazing year[…]

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Carinafour collaborating with Turku AMK to improve work time tracking

This Autumn Carinafour collaborated with two groups of first year students from Turku University of Applied Sciences in their project management course. The goal of the collaboration was to find readily available innovative solutions to improve efficiency at construction and industry worksites and to improve the tracking of employees’ work hours. Currently, a lot of Read more about Carinafour collaborating with Turku AMK to improve work time tracking[…]

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ECOPRODIGI seminar: Towards digital and eco-efficient shipping in the Baltic Sea region

Carinafour’s Maarit Lappalainen attended ECOPRODIGI’s “Heading towards digital and eco-efficient shipping in the Baltic sea region” seminar in Copenhagen On November 20th. Watch this video to hear the key takeaways from the excellent keynote speakers and panel discussions. Maarit highlights the importance of integration for the future of the maritime industry, recognising that new technology Read more about ECOPRODIGI seminar: Towards digital and eco-efficient shipping in the Baltic Sea region[…]

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New technology in the construction industry

Carinafour is attending the Digital Construction Week in London on October 17th and 18th. The focus is innovation and technology in the built environment, which is a topic that Carinafour places a great deal of importance on. At Carinafour, we’re always looking for ways to innovate and improve our customers’ processes through the use of Read more about New technology in the construction industry[…]

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Integrating technology, processes and people through digitalisation

Digitalisation provides benefits at all stages of production processes, from simple task completion to managing entire processes. At Carinafour we recognise the importance of digitalisation for providing a platform and tools for significant, sustainable growth and improvement for our customers. Digitalisation requires investments in technology and to get returns from these investments, it’s crucial to Read more about Integrating technology, processes and people through digitalisation[…]

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Carinafour joins industry consortium to develop state-of-the-art container vessels

Carinafour, press release, 31st August 2018 at 11AM EEST Carinafour is participating in a consortium involving leading marine industry players to collaborate in developing new levels of performance and environmental efficiency for container vessels. The consortium is led by Dubai based Zaitoun Green Shipping Ltd (ZGS). Carinafour, as a leading-edge company in developing and operating Read more about Carinafour joins industry consortium to develop state-of-the-art container vessels[…]