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News | 5.1.2024

Successful towage assistance of grounded vessel in the Gulf of Riga

Alfons Håkans was requested to assist a general cargo vessel that had run aground near the entrance channel of the Port of Roomassaare. Despite the...

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News | 3.1.2024

We are hiring

We are looking for candidates to join our Tallinn Office for the position of PERSONNEL SPECIALIST – OFFICE MANAGER

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News | 21.12.2023

Season’s Greetings

Season’s Greetings from everyone at Alfons Håkans! 🎄 Wishing you all a fantastic holiday season and a New Year brimming with peace, joy and prosperity!...

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News | 6.12.2023

Hyvää itsenäisyyspäivää!

Hyvää itsenäisyyspäivää Suomi! Trevlig självständighetsdag Finland! Happy Independence Day Finland!

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News | 6.12.2023

Changes in the management of Alfons Håkans

The management of the Alfons Håkans companies is changing. Joakim Håkans has left his position on the company’s board and as CEO. The company’s board...

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News | 6.12.2023

Muutoksia Alfons Håkans johdossa

Alfons Håkans -yhtiöiden johto vaihtuu. Joakim Håkans on jättänyt paikkansa yhtiöiden hallituksessa ja toimitusjohtajana. Yhtiöiden hallituksen muodostavat Julius Håkans (puheenjohtaja) ja Nikolas Håkans sekä Niko...

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News | 30.11.2023

Icon of the Seas departure from Turku

Alfons Håkans tugs assisted Icon of the Seas on her departure from wintery Turku towards warmer waters. (Picture by Andy Giler)

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News | 30.11.2023

Alfons Håkansin joulutervehdys

Alfons Håkansin joulutervehdys Ukrainan lapsille ja nuorille Alfons Håkans on tukenut ukrainalaisia koko hyökkäyssodan ajan erilaisten lahjoitusten kautta. Toiminta jatkuu myös tänä jouluna, kun Alfons...

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News | 26.10.2023

HMS DIAMOND OF THE ROYAL NAVY IN TURKU

Alfons Håkans tugs assisted the super modern air defence destroyer into port of Turku last week. HMS Diamond is a 152-metre-long and 8.000 tonnes warship...

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News | 19.9.2023

TIEDOTE / NOTICE

Olemme tänään saaneet tietoomme, että varustamomme käytössä ollut Thetis -hinaaja joka myytiin heinäkuun alussa on päätynyt Murmanskiin. Tämä asia selvisi meille Marinetraffic -portaalista, jossa kerrotaan,...

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News | 27.6.2023

ALFONS HÅKANS & GALIANA WITHSECURE

Alfons Håkans has signed a 2-year contract with team Galiana WithSecure to become the safety partner of the young Finnish crew. The sponsorship covers most...

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News | 30.12.2022

EXEMPLAR LNG FLOATING TERMINAL ASSISTED BY ALFONS HÅKANS TUGS

Assisted by four ALFONS HÅKANS tugs, the LNG floating terminal “Exemplar” is now successfully moored in port of Inkoo. Under the leadership of Gasgrid Finland,...

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News | 20.12.2022

ALFONS HÅKANS BECOMES TITLE SPONSOR FOR LEGENDARY HANKO REGATTA

Alfons Håkans has signed a five-year long title sponsorship of the annual Hanko Regatta in the most southern tip of Finland. The first Hanko Regatta...

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News | 12.10.2022

READY FOR BIG SHIPS

Alfons Håkans is well prepared for the increasing amount of NATO vessels visiting Helsinki in the future. Our modern tugs are ready for the safe...

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News | 6.10.2022

SUCCESSFUL CO-OPERATION BETWEEN FINNISH BORDER GUARD AND ALFONS HÅKANS

Finnish Border Guard´s patrol ship, Uisko, in co-operation with Alfons Håkans tugs, Joonas and Wizard, executed an exercise for environmental accident prevention in Airisto waters...

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News | 11.1.2022

TUG SELENE BREAKING ICE IN PORT OF KOTKA, FINLAND

Tug Selene breaking ice at 10th of January 2022 in port of Kotka , Finland.

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News | 10.12.2021

AWARDS 2021 BEST ICE-CLASS TUG SELENE

Robert Allan Limited (RAL) of Canada and Sanmar Shipyards of Turkey have long enjoyed a successful and prolific collaboration. The tugs developed by their partnership...

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News | 22.10.2021

CAPTAIN PEKKA ARASOLA: HELIOS – COSTA TOSCANA

Tug Helios – your first impressions and experiences so far?I have been operating the sistership Selene for some time, and since they are identical, I...

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News | 23.9.2021

TUGOWNERS 58TH ANNUAL MEETING IN TURKU, FINLAND

The members of the European Tugowners Association (ETA) assembled in Turku for its 58th Annual General Meeting. This year´s successful event was hosted by Alfons...

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News | 28.5.2021

SAFE ASSISTANCE IN STORMY WEATHER IN PORT OF HANKO 26TH OF MAY

Tug Apollon assist M/S Hafnia Sea to the RoRo 2 ramp in West Harbor of Hanko. Wind E 26 – 30 m/s!

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News | 31.12.2020

SEA COURIER OÜ SEES DAYLIGHT

Keveri family and Joakim Håkans agree to form a joint venture. In the joint venture the complete fleet of vessels with experience and knowhow from...

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News | 4.12.2020

AHTS THOR CONNECTING TO ANCHORED M/S MATANAKA ISLAND WHICH SUFFERED AN ENGINE FAILURE IN GULF OF FINLAND ON THURSDAY

AHTS Thor connecting to anchored M/S Matanaka Island which suffered an engine failure in Gulf of Finland on Thursday. The halted ship was towed to...

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News | 1.12.2020

THE STORMY SEA MAKES HUMBLE (IN FINNISH)

Myrskyävä meri tekee nöyräksi – meripelastaja Pekka Arasola on ollut mukana kymmenissä havereissa. Kovassa paineessa ja armottomassa ympäristössä toimiva pelastusmiehistö on kuin orkesteri, jonka pelastuspäällikkö...

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News | 27.10.2020

JUSSI KEVERI APPOINTED AS DEPUTY MANAGING DIRECTOR OF ALFONS HÅKANS, JARKKO TOIVOLA HEADS FOR NEW CHALLENGES.

Alfons Håkans are pleased to announce the appointment of Jussi Keveri as deputy managing director. Keveri will start in his new role at Alfons Håkans in December. Before joining...

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News | 25.9.2020

AMORELLA’S SALVAGE OPERATION COMPLETED

Alfons Håkans has redelivered M/S Amorella to her owners on 25th of September at 04:00 in Naantali. M/S Amorella grounded on Sunday 20.9.2020 in the...

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News | 14.8.2020

ASD TUG ALTAIR STRENGTHENS PKL FLOTE’S FLEET

PKL Flote, a member of Alfons Håkans Group, has strengthened and modernized its fleet with a new ASD tug Altair. The latest delivery is a...

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News | 12.8.2020

ZEUS PARTICIPATES IN KRIEGERS FLAK OFFSHORE WIND FARM CONSTRUCTION

Alfons Håkans’ tug Zeus of Finland is taking part in the Vattenfall’s Kriegers Flak Offshore Wind Farm construction project. The wind farm in the Baltic...

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News | 20.1.2020

SALVAGE OPERATION TO REFLOAT BARGE TRIAS SUCCEEDED

Alfons Håkans has successfully refloated the barge Trias on late Sunday evening 19 January 2020. The barge was aground on protected Natura 2000 area on...

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