Cargotec Receives a Significant Port Equipment Order
Cargotec's MacGREGOR business area providing marine cargo handling solutions has received an order for port equipment from Norwegian ship owner Color Line. The equipment will be delivered in 2007-2008 for Color Line's SuperSpeed service between Norway and Denmark. The new pair of ferries is being built by Aker Yards in Finland and will be ready for handover in 2007 and 2008.
MacGREGOR will supply two level linkspans and passenger gangways to Color Line's port facilities in Kristiansand and Larvik, Norway. The order also includes two upper level linkspans to Color Line's port facilities in Hirtshals, Denmark.
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For further information, please contact:
Magnus Sjöberg, Sales Manager, RoRo Division, MacGREGOR, tel. +46 31 850 819
Eeva Mäkelä, SVP, Investor Relations and Communications, tel. +358 204 55 4281
Cargotec is the world's leading provider of cargo handling solutions whose products are used in the different stages of material flow in ships, ports, terminals, distribution centers and local transportation. Cargotec Corporation's brands, Hiab, Kalmar and MacGREGOR, are market leaders in their fields and well-known among customers all over the world. Cargotec's net sales are EUR 2.6 billion. The company employs close to 9,000 people and operates in approximately 160 countries. Cargotec's class B shares are quoted on the Helsinki Stock Exchange.