HSL or Helsinki Region Transport is a joint municipal authority that plans and organises public transport and improves its operating conditions in the Helsinki Metropolitan Area. The public transport system consists of bus, tram, metro, local railway and ferry services. HSL also approves the public transport fare and ticketing system as well as ticket prices. HSL is responsible for the preparation of the Helsinki Region Transport System Plan (HLJ) and for public transport marketing and passenger information. Some 370 million journeys are made on HSL’s transport services annually. HSL has 373 employees.
Finnlines is a leading shipping operator of ro-ro and passenger services in the Baltic Sea, the North Sea and the Bay of Biscay. The Company is a part of the Grimaldi Group, one of the world’s largest operators of ro-ro vessels and the largest operator of the Motorways of the Sea in Europe for both passengers and freight.
Austria-based AVL is the world’s largest independent company for the development, simulation and testing of powertrain systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles, construction, large engines and their integration into the vehicle.
Destia is a Finnish infrastructure and construction service company with revenues of €550 million. The company designs, builds and maintains traffic routes and railways, industrial and urban environments.