3 April 2013 AT 10.00 A.M. (EEST) – MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has secured orders worth around EUR 10 million to deliver comprehensive RoRo cargo access equipment for four 6, 700 unit Pure Car/Truck Carriers (PCTCs) to be built in China. The order for two of the vessels was received from Samjin Shipbuilding and the order for the other two was received from Jinling shipyard.
The internal ramps for the vessels to be built at Jinling shipyard will be electrically-operated.
MacGregor is the world’s leading brand of engineering solutions and services for handling marine cargoes and offshore loads. MacGregor products serve the maritime transportation, offshore and naval logistics markets, in ports and terminals as well as on board ships. Our cargo flow solutions integrate cargo access, stowage, care and handling functions to suit a particular ship’s cargo profile. This benefits its productivity, environmental impact and profitable service lifetime. www.macgregor-group.com
MacGregor is part of Cargotec. Cargotec’s sales totalled EUR 3.3 billion in 2012 and it employs approximately 10, 500 people. Cargotec’s class B shares are quoted on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki under symbol CGCBV. www.cargotec.com