The Volvo Ocean Race is a yacht race around the world, and an exceptional test of sailing prowess and human endeavour. SCA, one of the tenants of Waterfront Building, is participating with a female crew.
This global journey and nine-month race started in Alicante, Spain in October 2014 and finish in Gothenburg, Sweden in June 2015. The race has stopovers around the world in cities such as Cape Town, Abu Dhabi, Itajaí, Newport and Lisbon.
If you want to know more about Team SCA, you can visit Waterfront Building and take a look at the exhibition held by Team SCA in the lobby. There you can learn more about the team and their preparations to sail around the world! You can also go to teamsca.com and follow the team on their journey around the world.
SCA is a leading global hygiene and forest products company. The Group develops and produces sustainable personal care, tissue and forest products. Sales are conducted in about 100 countries under many strong brands, including the leading global brands TENA and Tork, and regional brands, such as Libero, Libresse, Lotus, Nosotras, Saba, Tempo and Vinda. As Europe’s largest private forest owner, SCA places considerable emphasis on sustainable forest management. The Group had about 44,000 employees year end 2013. Sales in 2013 amounted to SEK 93bn (EUR 10.7bn). SCA was founded in 1929, has its headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden, and is listed on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm. For more information, visit www.sca.com.