2013-03-06 10:03:08 -
CARGOTEC CORPORATION, STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE, 6 MARCH 2013 AT 11.00 A.M. (EET)
Cargotec's MacGregor has received a large order to deliver MacGregor RoRo cargo
access equipment for five new 31,600 dwt Container/RoRo (ConRo) vessels from
Hyundai Mipo Dockyard in South Korea. The vessels are destined for the Grimaldi
Group of Naples and the delivery of the ships is planned for 2015.
"This order builds on the long-term partnership with Hyundai Mipo Dockyard.
MacGregor's advanced technology and quality as well as strong local presence
played key role during the negotiations," explains Magnus Sjöberg, Sales
Director for MacGregor RoRo. "The shipyard trusts MacGregor - we keep the
delivery times and the shipyard gets our full support during order fulfilment as
we have MacGregor site office at the shipyard," Mr Sjöberg continues.
for the press:
Magnus Sjöberg, Sales Director, MacGregor RoRo, tel. +46 31 850 819
Heli Malkavaara, Communications Director, MacGregor, tel. +358 2 4121 252
Further information for investors:
Paula Liimatta, Director, Investor Relations, tel. +358 20 777 4084
Cargotec improves the efficiency of cargo flows on land and at sea - wherever
cargo is on the move. Cargotec's brands MacGregor, Kalmar and Hiab are
recognised leaders in cargo and load handling solutions around the world.
Cargotec's global network is positioned close to customers and offers extensive
services that ensure the continuous, reliable and sustainable performance of
equipment. 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
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