MacGREGOR on a roll: more cargo access systems for Flensburg RoRo ship projects
Contracts covering cargo access equipment for 27 RoRo ships have been earned by MacGREGOR in the past 12 months, the latest including systems for DFDS and Cobelfret newbuildings at Flensburg Shipyard in Germany.Co-operation between MacGREGOR and Flensburg Shipyard on a significant RoRo ship series for DFDS of Denmark is extended to a sixth vessel, with an option for supplying and installing a complete outfit for a seventh.
Each package comprises a stern ramp, hoistable car decks, ramp cover, hoistable ramp, external doors and associated hydraulic and electric operating equipment. Deliveries will start in 2005 and continue into the following year.
MacGREGOR will also supply and install cargo access equipment for two RoRo ships commissioned from the yard by Belgian owner Cobelfret. The outfits, due for delivery in 2005/2006, will embrace two stern ramps, a ramp cover, hoistable ramp, internal and external doors, and hydraulic and electric operating systems.