Conversion of Finnish navy´s ex-flagship minelayer into a research vessel.
COMMISSION Conversion design
SHIPYARD Oy Western Shipyard Ltd
"The Norwegian Mapping Authority Hydrographic Service has contracted Meritaito for a survey project consisting of more than 7,500 square metres in the Barents Sea. The Mareano project, financed by the Norwegian government, is a national programme to map the seabed in the Norwegian waters out to the continental shelf."http://www.hydro-international.com/content/news/meritaito-awarded-mareano-survey-contract