Launch of Imtech Marine Group at SMM Hamburg

    
Monday, 21 July 2008

At the world’s largest marine exhibition, SMM Hamburg (23-26 Sept), the Imtech Marine Group will be officially launched at stand no. 210 in the brand new hall B6. Imtech Marine Group is an independent group of well established and renowned Imtech companies who are joining forces and cooperate to offer the marine industry a wide range of technical solutions.

Imtech Marine Group’s mission is to be the sustainable, reliable, global and technical partner for professionals in the marine industry. The group offers tailor made, innovative solutions (systems and services) in automation, nav/com, HVAC (heating, ventilation & air condition), fire protection, energy and AV entertainment. The Imtech Marine Group includes renowned companies like HDW-Hagenuk Schiffstechnik, Imtech Marine & Offshore, Imtech Schiffbau-/Dockbautechnik, Radio Holland Group and Royal Dirkzwager, employs more than 2000 people and produced revenues in excess of € 500 Mio in 2007. At the eye catching stand in hall B6, innovative technology and solutions will be shown, as well as company presentations of the above mentioned founding companies of the Imtech Marine Group.

The Imtech Marine Group companies work close together, combining expertise in electrical, electronic, mechanical and ICT disciplines. This way the group is able to offer ship owners, ship builders and other maritime parties a wide range of solutions on board various types of platforms. The mission of the group is supported by four ‘strategic dimensions’:

Geography: the Imtech Marine Group has more than 70 offices worldwide along the shipping routes and in main shipbuilding centres;
End Customer markets: Imtech Marine Group has profound knowledge of merchant and cargo ships, offshore supply and construction vessels, special vessels, mega yachts, cruise vessels and naval ships;
Technology: core technology specialisms are automation, nav/com, HVAC (heating, ventilation & air condition), fire protection, energy and AV entertainment; Automation comprises alarm, monitoring & control; management systems and integrated bridge systems.
Portfolio: Imtech Marine Group offers technical solutions during the full life cycle of a ship. For new builds and conversions Imtech provides a wide range of systems based on its core technologies. Additionally Imtech offers installation, engineering and construction services, thus creating a whole ship solution. To support ships during the lifecycle Imtech Marine Group provides service and maintenance support, either on demand or via Radio Holland’s managed services agreements. Imtech offers design and execution of retrofits to improve capabilities and reduce operational costs. Imtech also supplies maritime and management information to its partners, for example via Royal Dirkzwager’s information services.

Companies in the Imtech Marine Group
HDW-Hagenuk Schiffstechnik: an electrical, automation and nav/com system integrator specialised in merchant/cargo ships. HST has offices in Germany and China.
Imtech Marine & Offshore is a renowned electrical, automation and HVAC system integrator for special vessels & offshore , navy ships and mega yachts. Offices in The Netherlands, UK, France, Singapore and USA.
Imtech Schiffbau-/Dockbautechnik: a specialist in HVAC solutions and fire protection systems for cruiseships, naval ships and special vessels since more than 90 years. Market leader in HVAC solutions for cruiseships. Offices and representations in Germany, Italy, Poland, UK, Mexico, Greece, France and Singapore.
Radio Holland Group: global marine electronics distributor and specialized service provider for various maritime market segments. Offices at 60 locations in 18 countries.
Royal Dirkzwager: maritime information specialist and service provider. Offices in The Netherlands.

Next to these five founding partners in the Imtech Marine Group, following companies are also part of the Imtech Marine Group: Free Technics (Netherlands), HHEC (China), IHC Systems (Netherlands), Pertec (South Africa), Sailtron (Netherlands), Seacoast (USA), Tess Electrical Marine (USA), Van Berge Henegouwen Installaties (Netherlands) and Venteville (Netherlands).

Visit Imtech Marine Group at stand no. 210 in Hall B6, SMM Hamburg