Fast boats from Sulkava

Sulkava Rowing Race, also known as one of the world’s biggest rowing events, is approaching in July. It all started in 1968 on the 14th of July as 21 boats competed of rowing around Partalansaari for the first time. All boats reached the 12 hour time limit and the fastest rowers were Antero Tiainen and Esko Miettinen with a time of 7.32,05. The event kept growing over the following years and two years later it was called “The grand Sulkava rowing race”. Over the history of 49 years the largest amount of participants during one year has reached the astonishing limit of 10 000 people.

Greetings from Kallavesj’ 2016 fair!

Kallavesj’ 2016 fair was held on the first weekend of April in Kuopio, Finland and it was an opportunity to see our mahogany faced VENDIA marine plank. Niko-pulling boat was also present. It looked great since it had received the final varnish layers and the beautiful appeareance of mahogany really stood out.

VENDIA at Kallavesj’ 2016 exhibition 1.-3.4.2016

VENDIA will be at Kallavesj’ 2016 exhibition from 1st to 3rd April. On VENDIA's presentation stand you will get to know to VENDIA marine plank and other products from VENDIA product family. Our new product, VENDIA with mahogany face veneer will be also presented. You will find us from the section E10.
New! Previously introduced pulling boat Niko, made of mahogany VENDIA marine plank is presented in our section. Another boat that can be found from section will be Savonian-type rowing boat made of normal VENDIA marine plank by Boatyard Ruotsalainen.

Greetings from Helsinki International Boat Show

It has been a nice buzz around the wooden boats in the first days of Helsinki International Boat Show.  The beauty of wooden boats and the aroma of wood have attracted most of the people. It is nice to notice that wooden boats still attracts interest in spite of the grand day cruisers and fibreglass boats that we have. One fair visitor even said that this wooden boat section is the most beautiful section of the Boat Show.
Helsinki International Boat Show will continue until 21st February. Welcome to see the wooden boat section 7a21 and our VENDIA products.

Mahogany pulling boat at Helsinki International Boat Show 12.-21.2.2016

Here's a little taster of a pulling boat made of mahogany VENDIA marine plank. This mahogany boat called Niko is on view at Helsinki International Boat Show from 12th to 21st February. The boat is made and designed by boat designer Jarmo Häkkinen.

VENDIA at Helsinki International Boat Show 12.-21.2.2016

VENDIA will be at Helsinki International Boat Show from 12th to 21st February. On VENDIA's presentation stand you will get to know to VENDIA marine plank and other products from VENDIA product family. Our new product, VENDIA with mahogany face veneer will be also presented. You will find us from the section 7a21.

Joensuu Agricultural exhibition 2015

Joensuu Agricultural exhibition offered its' guests lot to see. Sunny days attracted lots of people to the  fair area and total 73 000 people visited at Joensuu Agricultural exhibition. We were also there presenting VENDIA marine plank and other VENDIA products. We had also our new product on view at the fair: VENDIA with a mahogany face veneer. In addition there were one wooden boat made of VENDIA marine plank. The boat was made by Boatyard Ruotsalainen from Nurmes.