Situational awareness for ports and industry



Companies in the project:

  • City of Kokkola / KOSEK
  • Connected Finland
  • Esri Finland
  • KIP Infra
  • Merius
  • Neste
  • Port of Kokkola
  • SK Protect
  • VR Transpoint


Biline2 is based on the previous Biline project which was focused to the digital safety and security solutions.

Biline 2 system

  • NextCloud with ArcGIS capabilities
  • Auth0 authentication
  • Runs in CSC
  • Real time view to area via 2D and 3D maps
  • Messaging options (email, instant messaging, VoIP, Video conferecing)
  • Mobile apps

Biline 2 architecture

Data sources

  • FMI - Finnish meteorogical institute
  • NLS - National Land Survey of Finland.
  • Digitraffic
  • Company specific data

Biline 2 concepts

  • Weather data comparison (data visualization)
  • Situational awareness (data in 2D and 3D)
  • Chemical warehouse management (real time view)

Weather service comparison

Project's own weather station as a reference multiple online weather services

  • OpenWatherMap API
  • AccuWeather API
  • Weather API
  • MetOffice API
  • YR API

Situational awareness

Situational awareness video

Chemical warehouse management system

WMS is quick, user friendly, transparent and secure. It provides up-to-date information about the capacity, booking status of the storage area and stored chemicals to all parties needed to access the data.

  • Customers
  • Storage field operator
  • Storage field administrator
  • Storage field owner
  • Authorities

Chemical warehouse management system

Chemical warehouse video

Work on going in the project

Biline2 is collecting data and making new concepts on

  • Machine learning
  • Machine vision
  • Blockchain and
  • Data visualization

Machine learning

Train classification by the timetable, realtime location and weather conditions.

Machine vision

Train and train wagon detection.


For more info and possible collaboration please contact project manager.

Heikki Kaakinen