Facts and Figures

Client
Swedish Maritime Administration

Period
2012-2014

Location
Gävle, Sweden

Contractor
Boskalis Sweden AB

Vessel selection
0m55.00m
Nordic Giant

Backhoe dredger

Port Extension and Upgrading Navigation Aids, Gävle, Sweden | Client: Swedish Maritime Administration

The port of Gävle is located on the east coast of Sweden in the Gulf of Bothnia, facilitating Swedish imports and exports. The client wished to improve maritime safety and accessibility, and to increase the throughput of goods in this harbor.


The Swedish Maritime Administration awarded Boskalis Sweden AB the contract to achieve these objectives by widening and deepening of the approach to the Port of Gävle and upgrading  the navigation aids. Read more about this project in our project data sheet.