Kotka Maritime Research Centre

Research for sustainable maritime transport

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Multidisciplinary expertise

Merikotka forms a unique international research community that combines that combines environmental sciences, economics and technology.

33 persons
34 science articles in a year

Research projects


Main goal is to reduce environmental risks related to oil spills.

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Promoting sustainable use of shores in Eastern Gulf of Finland

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Project aims to complete management options in the Baltic Sea Region to reduce risk of invasive species introduction by shipping.

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Solutions for sustainable and cost-effective inland waterway traffic

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