Sumary of Swan Hellenic christens first ship as launch is delayed:
- Swan Hellenic has celebrated the christening of its new ship, SH Minerva, at the Helsinki Shipyard during a small private ceremony.
- Godmother Johanna Mäkelä, Finland’s first professor of food culture and wife of Helsinki city mayor Juhana Vartiainen, was on hand for the occasion.
- Mayor Vartiainen was also present, along with Swan Hellenic chief executive, Andrea Zito, and Helsinki shipyard chief executive, Carl-Gustaf Rotkirch.
- Zito said: “I would like to congratulate everyone at Helsinki for their impeccable work in difficult circumstance and the tight safety measures which have kept SH Minerva a safe environment at all times.