Local MacGregor service benefits busy Greek shipping industry

6 June, 2016 – MacGregor, part of Cargotec, continues to serve the busy Greek shipping industry from its new, larger premises at Akti Miaouli, which is in the heart of the Greek port of Piraeus. “We serve 1,500 Greek-owned vessels annually and handle over 4,000 customer requests for spare parts and services around the world,” says Athena Kanellatou, Managing Director¬ of MacGregor Greece.

MacGregor has enjoyed a presence in the city for almost half of a century and mid February this year, after 20 years’ in the same location, MacGregor moved its Piraeus office to be even closer to its customers.

The team of MacGregor Greek branch At your Service

“We continuously want to develop our skills and services and aim to provide the fastest possible supply of spare parts, maintenance activities, training and remote technical support to our customers and ensure smooth and efficient operations for their vessels,” Mrs Kanellatou continues.

MacGregor has a unique worldwide service network which consists of about 50 service centres near major ports around the globe. Its service centres are staffed by approximately 900 specialists dedicated to be ‘at your service’. MacGregor’s full service portfolio ensures lifelong sustainable performance of our products, adding value and increasing profitability of our customers’ business.

For more information please contact:

Athena Kanellatou, Managing Director, MacGregor Greece,
Tel. +30 210 428 3838, Email: athena.kanellatou@macgregor.com

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MacGregor shapes the offshore and marine industries by offering world-leading engineering solutions and services with a strong portfolio of MacGregor, Hatlapa, Porsgrunn, Pusnes and Triplex brands. Shipbuilders, owners and operators are able to optimise the lifetime profitability, safety, reliability and environmental sustainability of their operations by working in close cooperation with MacGregor.

MacGregor solutions and services for handling marine cargoes, vessel operations, offshore loads, crude/LNG transfer and offshore mooring are all designed to perform with the sea. www.macgregor.com

MacGregor is part of Cargotec. Cargotec’s (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) sales in 2015 totalled approximately EUR 3.7 billion and it employs almost 11,000 people. www.cargotec.com