New icebreaker design for Finland and Sweden

This is not the first time Finland and Sweden have co-operated with icebreaker design; in the 1970s, Wärtsilä built three Atle-class icebreakers for Sweden and two Urho-class icebreakers for Finland:


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Aker Arctic Technology Inc was also responsible for designing the previous Finnish icebreaker, the 2016-built LNG-powered Polaris:

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