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Special transport driver Hans Jørgen Henriksen: This work requires great alertness and situational Awareness

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Hans Jørgen Henriksen has seen a lot in his work. He is the most experienced driver of Transport Company Ville Silvasti’s Danish division. Henriksen has worked as a driver since 1984 and as a...

Jukka Silvasti granted the honorary title of Transport Cousellor: “My principle has been to always say yes to the customer”

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Transport company Ville Silvasti’s roots stretch back to the early 1970s, when Ville’s father Jukka Silvasti started a company specialising a special transports. In May 2019, the President of the...

Route planning is all about solving problems before they occur

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Large special transports are planned from start to finish before the deployment of a single transport vehicle. The early stages of the planning process include the preparation of a precise route plan...

Safety highlighted as the main theme of new driver orientation

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At the start of May, Silvasti recruited 20 new drivers to carry out special transports involving the delivery of wind turbine components to construction sites in Sweden and Norway. Their careers at...

Not all of the largest and heaviest variety

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Silvasti is known as an expert on very large and heavy transports. In spite of this, a considerable portion of the company’s transports consists of various smaller special transports. Silvasti’s...

Special transports are planned down to the smallest details – the big picture is built of seamless work stages

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Planning special transports is like assembling a giant jigsaw puzzle, where each piece is an essential part of the whole. The planning phase involves consulting with the client’s product...

Silvasti recruits 19 new drivers for wind power construction sites in Norway and Sweden

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Silvasti has recruited 19 new drivers to carry out the transportation of oversized wind power components to construction sites located in Sweden and Norway. In selecting its new employees, Silvasti...

New equipment for wind power projects

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You can’t move a single load from A to B without the appropriate vehicle. When it comes to transports, high-quality vehicles are everything. This is why it is important for transport companies to...

New facilities are an investment that benefit personnel and equipment alike

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The construction of the Silvasti Group’s new main office and accompanying maintenance buildings will begin this spring in the Seppälänkangas area in Jyväskylä, Finland. The required excavation...

Silvasti in a respected publication in the field of renewable energy

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The knowhow of Silvasti is presented in the international publication Power & Energy Solutions at the end of March 2019. The article highlights the knowhow and safety aspects of wind power...

Silvasti is your skilled special transport partner to and in Russia

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Managing and successfully running road transport operations to, and in Russia requires solid experience and local expertise. Thankfully, Silvasti has plenty of both. The majority of Silvasti’s...

Transport Company Ville Silvasti values the expertise of all drivers

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Eerik Pietarinen answers the phone from Sweden, where he has spent the last few days practising. One of Finland’s most promising rally drivers, Pietarinen and his co-driver Juhana Raitanen are in...