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Delays in data updates in Trafi’s e-Services on Sunday 27 November from 12 am to 6 pm

11/21/16, 10:00 AM

Delays are expected in vehicle data updates in Trafi’s e-Services on Sunday 27 November from 12 am to 6 pm due to maintenance work. You can use the vehicle and watercraft services as usual, but any reported data will be updated in the service only after 6 pm. If the confirmation page opens at the end, your data entry has succeeded.

Finland's largest vehicle pilot, open to all road users, now also includes the approach roads to large cities in southern Finland

11/17/16, 9:30 AM

Imagine a situation where visibility is rapidly reduced due to blowing snow, you witness a traffic accident or notice a hazard on the road – what if you could receive a real-time warning from other road users? Or, would you like to be able to warn other road users? This is an invitation to join the trial in which road users will send and receive warnings on the Helsinki and Tampere Ring Roads, as well as on the roads from Helsinki to Espoo, Turku, Tampere and Lahti.

The service My e-Services not available on Thursday 17 November 2016 from 8 am to 10:30 am

11/15/16, 12:00 PM

The service My e-Services is not available on Thursday 17 November 2016 from 8 am to 10:30 am due to maintenance work.

Metropolia to run research of smarter mobility

11/9/16, 2:00 PM

The Ministry of Transport and Communications, the Finnish Transport Safety Agency (Trafi), the Finnish Transport Agency and Metropolia University of Applied Sciences are carrying out and financing a joint research project with the aim of promoting solutions for flexible, non-polluting and user-friendly mobility services (Mobility as a Service MaaS). The project is run by Arto O. Salonen, PhD, who is an adjunct professor at the University of Helsinki and a principle lecturer at Metropolia. The project is for fixed term of three years 3.11.2016 - 2.11.2019.

The watercraft services in My e-services not available on Thursday 10 November 9:00–10:00 am

11/9/16, 1:00 PM

The watercraft services in My e-services not available on Thursday 10 November 9:00–10:00 am.

Interruption in electronic services for driving licences from 16:00 on Thursday 10 November to 8:00 on Friday 11 November

11/8/16, 12:00 PM

During this time, duplicate driving licences cannot be ordered through Trafi’s e-services.

My e-Services has technical problems

11/4/16, 12:00 PM

The service My e-Services not available 3.11.2016 from 8.00 am to 10.30 am

11/1/16, 9:00 AM

The service My e-Services is not available on Thursday 3 November 2016 from 8 am to 10:30 am due to maintenance work.

Calculation formulas for ice loads and ultimate strength, alternatives to ice ridge drilling – winter navigation research serves many purposes

10/31/16, 12:00 PM

Four new research reports have just been published in a series on winter navigation. These publications examined the ultimate fracture toughness testing of nodular cast iron used in vessels' propulsion machinery parts, involved the development of a calculation method for ice loads affecting azimuthing thrusters, measured ship resistance in an ice channel and sought alternative methods to drilling for the measurement of the underwater parts of ice ridges and ice channels.

Interruption in electronic payment services 20:00-20:05

10/27/16, 10:00 AM

The government payment service is closed for maintenance work today at 20:00-20:05. During this time, you cannot make payments in Trafi’s e-service either.

The service My e-Services not available on Thursday 27 October 2016 from 8 am to 10:30 am

10/24/16, 9:00 AM

The service My e-Services is not available on Thursday 27 October 2016 from 8 am to 10:30 am due to maintenance work.

The service My e-Services not available on Thursday 20 October 2016 from 8 am to 10:30 am

10/17/16, 9:00 AM

The service My e-Services is not available on Thursday 20 October 2016 from 8 am to 10:30 am due to maintenance work.

The service My e-Services not available between 22:00 on Saturday 22 October to 8:00 on Sunday 23 October 2016

10/17/16, 9:00 AM

The service My e-Services is not available between 22:00 on Saturday 22 October to 8:00 on Sunday 23 October 2016 due to maintenance work.

Evolving transport requires bold initiatives and bold actors

10/14/16, 8:00 PM

“The transport sector is undergoing huge changes. Digitalisation, automation, the sharing economy and new services are transforming transport markets all over the world,” said Kari Wihlman, Director General of the Finnish Transport Safety Agency (Trafi) at the Trafi 2016 stakeholder event at Finlandia Hall today, 14 October 2016.

The service My e-Services not available on Thursday 13 October 2016 from 8 am to 10:30 am

10/11/16, 8:00 AM

The service My e-Services is not available on Thursday 13 October 2016 from 8 am to 10:30 am due to maintenance work.

Interruption in electronic services for driving licences 16:00 on Tuesday 11 October to 8:00 on Wednesday 12 October 2016

10/10/16, 8:00 AM

The nation-wide passport photo service is undergoing maintenance 16:00 on Tuesday 11 October to 8:00 on Wednesday 12 October 2016. During this time, duplicate driving licences cannot be ordered through Trafi’s e-services.

The service has technical problems

10/4/16, 1:00 PM

Trafi’s forms temporarily out of use from 18:00 on Friday 7 October to 24:00 on Sunday 9 October

10/4/16, 10:00 AM

Trafi’s online forms cannot be filled in or sent between 18:00 on Friday 7 October to 24:00 on Sunday 9 October 2016 due to maintenance work on the lomake.fi platform. We regret any inconvenience caused!

The service My e-Services not available on Thursday 29 September 2016 from 8 am to 10 am

9/27/16, 10:00 AM

The service My e-Services is not available on Thursday 29 September 2016 from 8 am to 10 am due to maintenance work.

The service My e-Services not available on Thursday 22 September 2016 from 8 am to 10:30 am

9/20/16, 10:00 AM

The service My e-Services is not available on Thursday 22 September 2016 from 8 am to 10:30 am due to maintenance work.

Traffic suicides can be prevented

9/19/16, 12:30 PM

Around two-thirds of traffic suicides occur in rail traffic and one third in road traffic, according to a new study by Trafi, the Ministry of Transport and Communications, the Finnish Transport Agency and Liikenneturva. Joint intent, cooperation between actors and a wide range of measures are the keys to suicide prevention. Assessing fitness to drive also emerged as a way of preventing traffic suicides.

The watercraft services in My e-services not available on Thursday 15 September 2016 9:00–10:00 am

9/13/16, 10:00 AM

The watercraft services in My e-services are not available on Thursday 15 September 2016 9:00-10:00 am due to maintenance work.

Brief interruptions in access to the watercraft services in My e-services on Thursday 8 September 2016 from 9 am 10 am

9/7/16, 1:00 PM

Due to maintenance work there may be brief interruptions in access to the watercraft services in My e-services on Thursday 8 September 2016 from 9 am 10 am.

Plunge in vessel sulphur emissions in the Baltic Sea

9/5/16, 6:00 PM

The introduction of stricter regulations on the sulphur content of fuel used on the Baltic Sea since 1 January 2015 has yielded results. A report drawn up for Trafi by the Finnish Meteorological Institute reveals a marked fall in sulphur emissions in the Baltic Sea area. Since the beginning of 2015, the maximum permissible sulphur content of marine fuels has been 0.1%, whereas the previous limit was 1.0%.

The service My e-Services not available on Wednesday 31 August 2016 from 10:30 am to 11:30 am

8/31/16, 10:00 AM

The service My e-Services is not available on Wednesday 31 August 2016 from 10:30 am to 11:30 am due to maintenance work.

The service My e-Services not available on Thursday 1 September 2016 from 8:00 am to 10:00 am

8/30/16, 10:00 AM

The service My e-Services is not available on Thursday 1 September 2016 from 8:00 am to 10:00 am due to maintenance work.

Delays in data updates in Trafi’s e-Services on Sunday 21 August 2016 from 10 am to 6 pm

8/16/16, 8:00 AM

Delays are expected in vehicle data updates in Trafi’s e-Services on Sunday 21 August 2016 from 10 am to 6 pm due to maintenance work. You can use the vehicle services as usual, but any reported data will be updated in the service only after 8 pm. If the confirmation page opens at the end, your data entry has succeeded.

The service My e-Services not available on Thursday 18 August 2016 from 7:00 pm to 10:30 pm

8/16/16, 8:00 AM

The service My e-Services is not available on Thursday 18 August 2016 from 7:00 pm to 10:30 pm due to maintenance work.

Interruption in electronic services for driving licences on Thursday18 August 2016 from 7 pm to 10 pm

8/16/16, 8:00 AM

The nation-wide passport photo service is undergoing maintenance on Thursday 18 August 2016 from 7 pm to 10 pm. During this time, duplicate driving licences cannot be ordered through Trafi’s e-services.

First automatic cars join traffic in Finland

7/15/16, 1:00 PM

Trafi has granted test plates to three Finnish research organisations for the testing of automatic cars in traffic.