In the frontline of developing

sustainable shipping

Meriaura is a Finnish family owned shipping company. We transport industrial bulk, recycled and raw materials and demanding project cargoes. We operate in Northern Europe.

Meriaura EcoVoy contract is a revolutionary, truly climate friendly sea transport contract.  When using our waste-based biofuel, transports’ lifecycle emissions are up to  96% lower than with fossil fuels. Read more

Our fleet consists of modern and versatile dry cargo ships and newly-built multipurpose deck cargo carriers designed for project and special cargo. All our ships are designed to operate safely in the harsh and difficult weather conditions of the Northern maritime region.

Our vessels operate around Europe, primarily in the Baltic Sea and North Sea areas. Central to the company’s ethic is our commitment to providing personal, customer-oriented service. This approach, combined with cost efficiency, technical quality and respect for the environment, ensures the quality of our services. Read more


Towards more innovation and higher quality service through participatory development

16.12.2020 in News

Meriaura Group’s Christmas donation for the John Nurminen Foundation

Meriaura Group has donated its annual Christmas charity donation to the John Nurminen Foundation for protection of the Baltic Sea. The state of the Baltic Sea is critical and concrete…
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12.10.2020 in News

In memoriam Pekka Kauppila 1947-2020

Our long-term partner and friend Pekka Kauppila is no longer with us. He passed away of a sudden illness in Turku on 20th of September 2020, at the age of…
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26.8.2020 in News

Pilots are training on Meriaura’s EcoCoaster vessel

Finnpilot Pilotage has time-chartered Meriaura Group's M/S Eeva VG for fairway training. Pilots train on less frequently used fairway sections from which they do not gain sufficient experience in pilotage…
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19.8.2020 in News

The gypsum project: application to the fields is starting

The gypsum project proceeds according to plan and Meriaura has shipped most part of the first application period’s gypsum from Saimaa to the ports of Southwest Finland to await application…
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Shipping with care

Meriaura is a professional shipping company that offers a variety of services in marine transportation and associated services. Our adaptable and up-to-date fleet operates mainly in the Baltic and North Sea areas, but can also manoeuvre on a more global scale. Meriaura Ltd is an affiliate of the Meriaura Group that is a growing provider of marine transport solutions, crew and technical management services, logistical solutions and environmental technology. Our vision is to be the leading forerunner in environmentally friendly, innovative and solution-oriented maritime transport and ship management services.

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Together through the special year 

A year ago, we could not have imagined how exceptional this year was going to be because of the corona pandemic. On the dry cargo market, we experienced an unprecedented…

Highlights of 2020 in Meriaura Projects

It is obvious that no one could have predicted the prevailing circumstances when we welcomed the new decade almost exactly a year ago. Still, a crisis is perhaps not the…

Despite the pandemic – time to look ahead!

As known, predicting the future has always been challenging, and it is no exaggeration to say that under the prevailing circumstances it is even harder than before. Nevertheless, this is…