News 10.12.2014

Bore agrees on a mixed crew manning model for the Finnish flag vessels

After long negotiations, an agreement between the Bore company, Finnish Shipowners’ Association and the Finnish Maritime unions – Laivanpäällystöliitto, Konepäällystöliitto, Merimies-Unioni – has been reached about a mixed crew model on all Finnish flag vessels. The intention is to implement the new mixed crew model during 2015 through voluntary individual agreements.

For further information:
Bore CEO Håkan Modig, tel + 358 9 61883 272

Bore Ltd is a shipping company since 1897, fully owned subsidiary of Rettig Group Ltd, with a fleet of 9 RoRo and 6 General Cargo vessels under Finnish and Dutch flag. The Bore fleet provides services with vessels that are highly maintained, designed for year-round service with Ice Class 1A or 1A Super, and is suitable for both the RoRo and General Cargo Market. The Bore RoFlex® vessels are pioneers for sustainable and economical shipping. In 2013, the turnover was some EUR 65 million, capital employed EUR 212 million and the number of employees 380.