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Cargotec Corporation: MacGregor signs Triplex AHTS equipment deal with GRUPO CBO


MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has secured a contract with the Brazilian
shipowner and shipbuilder Grupo CBO. The contract is to supply Triplex deck
handling equipment and cranes for four customised Havyard 843 anchor handling
tug supply vessels (AHTS). The order was booked into first quarter 2015 order

The 81.5m Havyard 843 is a modern anchor-handling vessel with a maximum speed
of 16 knots. It has a 400 tonne anchor handling winch and accommodation for
up to 30. This Havyard design will be adapted to meet the particular
requirements of Brazilian energy company, Petrobras. Two vessels will be
built at Grupo CBO's Estaleiro Aliança yard and two at the Estaleiro Oceana

Under the contract with CBO, MacGregor will provide each vessel with two sets
of Triplex shark jaws (H-700) and guide pins (S-200), one cargo rail crane
(KNC-60) and one knuckle boom deck crane (KN-150).

"We are delighted to sign another contract with CBO, further growing our good
relationship," says Even Arne Kippernes, sales manager for Triplex products
at MacGregor. "The Triplex shark jaws and guide pins are market leading
products. They will help to ensure safe working deck operations on the new
vessels; the jaws have a unique quick release system and, when not in use,
they lie flush with the deck. The combination of Triplex cranes will provide
very flexible, safe and reliable lifting capabilities."

Caption: Triplex shark jaws and guide pins help to ensure safe working deck
operations on the new vessels. The combination of Triplex cranes will provide
very flexible, safe and reliable lifting capabilities

For more information please contact:

Even Arne Kippernes, Sales Manager, Triplex products, MacGregor, tel. +47 71
51 39 27


Heli Malkavaara, Communications Manager, MacGregor, tel. +358 20 777 4500

MacGregor offers world leading engineering solutions and services for handling
marine cargoes and offshore loads. The scope of our integrated packages is
growing and now also includes Hatlapa, Porsgrunn, Pusnes and Triplex

MacGregor serves the offshore, maritime transportation and naval logistics
markets in ports and terminals as well as on board ships and rigs. MacGregor
solutions combine load and cargo access, stowage, care and handling functions
to optimise lifetime profitability, productivity and environmental
MacGregor is part of Cargotec. Cargotec's sales totalled approximately EUR 3.2
billion in 2013 and it employs approximately 11,000 people. Cargotec's class
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Source: Cargotec Corporation via Globenewswire


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