28. Nov 2006

Foreship appoints VP Life Cycle Services

Mr. Lauri Haavisto will start on January 1st, 2007 as Vice President of Life Cycle Services. Lauri comes from Merima, the leading Finnish supplier of turn-key interiors, where he held the position of deputy managing director. Utilizing Lauri's turn-key experience in management, construction, scheduling, pricing and supplier knowledge, the scope and quality of our life cycle services can be significantly improved.

01. Sep 2006

Foreship rated one of the 25 most succesful companies in the Helsinki area

In a rating by Kauppalehti (Finnish financial daily) Foreship has been rated one of the 25 most succesful companies in the Uusimaa province (Helsinki, Espoo, Vantaa), placing 11th in this comparison. See the certificate here, or check the August 14 edition of Kauppalehti.

24. Aug 2006

Partnership with Adfecto LLP in London

A partnership agreement between Foreship Ltd. and Adfecto LLP has created a unique turn-key service, which offers combined technical design, architectural design and quantity surveying. Adfecto LLP is an architectural design company based in London, with experience of cruise lines such as NCL, Crystal Cruises and Saga Cruises. This partnership enables customers of Foreship to obtain world class architectural services, and in turn Adfecto can provide integrated naval architectural services when undertaking newbuilding and refurbishment design.

01. Aug 2006

Foreship appoints VP Management Support Services

Mr. Heikki Jäntti started as Vice President of Management Support Services. Heikki comes from Finnlines, one of the largest European shipping companies specialising in liner cargo service. His vast experience of shipping and RoPax and RoRo projects will further develop Foreship services and benefit our customers.

27. Mar 2006

Foreship designs the foreship of 220,000 GT Genesis

Foreship has signed a contract with Aker Yards, Finland, for the design of the fore part (approximately one fourth of the ship) of RCI's 220,000 GT "Genesis" newbuilding. The design contract is for the hull, interior and HVAC classification design, and is an indication of Foreship's recognized position as an engineering company capable of handling large and challenging newbuilding projects.

15. Jan 2006

Year starts with several conversion projects

A new year starts with several conversion projects: these include design for Celebrity's Century (approval drawings, interior & HVAC design) and other interesting projects. This continues the already big list of conversion designs done by Foreship, including the conversions of Norwegian Spirit, Horizon and Crystal Harmony done in 2005.