ABB is a leader in power and automation technologies that enable
utility, industry, and transport customers to improve their performance
while lowering environmental impact. The ABB Group of companies operates
in around 100 countries and employs about 140.000 people.
Turbocharging is at the helm of the global industry in the manufacture
and maintenance of turbochargers for 500 kW to 80+ MW diesel and gas
engines. About 200,000 ABB turbochargers are in operation across the
globe on ships, power stations, gen-sets, diesel locomotives and large,
ABB Marine and Ports offers an extensive portfolio of integrated
marine systems and solutions that improve the flexibility, reliability
and energy efficiency of vessels. By coupling power, automation and
advisory, proven fuel-efficient technologies and services that ensure
maximum vessel uptime, ABB is in a unique position to improve the
profitability of customers' business throughout the entire lifecycle of a
We have over 100 Service Stations in over 50 countries worldwide.
Becker Marine Systems is the market leader for high-performance
rudders and energy-saving manoeuvring technology solutions for any type
of ship. Becker's products are well established on the world market and
represent the top choice for both super tankers as well as container
ships, passenger ferries, large cruise ships and luxury yachts.
Due to our extensive range of rudder profiles and configurations,
we design each manoeuvring system tailored to the requirements of
individual shipyards and ship owners. Our manoeuvring systems are used
for all types of vessel and demanding requirements, from exceptional
manoeuvring at slow speeds to cavitation-free rudder profiles at high
Our products such as the Flap Rudder, Twisted Rudder are based on
over 65 years of successful business in the world's shipping and
shipbuilding industry. Becker products have been installed on over 8,000
ships and we still continue to improve and further develop manoeuvring
solutions for the future.
With Becker Marine Systems' energy-saving devices consisting of
the Becker Mewis Duct®, the Becker Twisted Fin®, specially developed for
aft ship optimization.
Created in 1828, Bureau Veritas is a global leader in Testing,
Inspection and Certification (TIC), delivering high quality services to
help clients meet the growing challenges of quality, safety,
environmental protection and social responsibility.
It is by far the largest and most global Group involved in ship
classification and offshore verification and certification in the world.
The Marine & Offshore division of Bureau Veritas is an important
part of the Group. lts global network is at the heart of Bureau Veritas'
local presence in every country on earth and its expertise is shared
across the Group.
Bureau Veritas delivers high quality services to help clients meet the
growing challenges of quality, safety, environmentaI protection and
As a trusted partner, Bureau Veritas offers innovative solutions,
that go beyond simple compliance with regulations and standards,
reducing risk, improving performance and promoting sustainable
Through its eight global businesses, Bureau Veritas has developed the
industry's widest array of world-class services to clients, wherever
Bureau Veritas has close to 66,500 employees in around 1,330 offices
and laboratories located in 140 countries. ln 2014, it reported revenue
of 4.17 billion euros.
INTERSCHALT maritime systems AG, the provider of maritime software
and services as well as manufacturer of VDR systems, focuses on
innovative solutions for efficient and safe shipping.
More than 25 years INTERSCHALT has been developing and delivering
innovative software products to the shipping industry. A unique value
chain of integrated solutions has been created, which offer added value
in efficiency, safety and sustainability to the shipping industry
throughout the life cycle of a vessel. The efficient use of INTERSCHALT
software solutions in the fields of vessel performance monitoring, fleet
management, stowage planning, loading computer and trim optimizations
helps ship operators and ship owners to optimize the efficiency of their
Beside the software applications,
INTERSCHALT provides extensive services for navigation and communication
equipment both onshore and on-board, offers training in its modern
simulation and training center and manufactures systems such as the
Voyage Data Recorder and alarm systems.
With its headquarters in Schenefeld near Hamburg, and five
international branches with approximately 250 employees in Europe, North
America and Asia, INTERSCHALT has a truly global reach.
MAN Diesel & Turbo SE, based in Augsburg, Germany, is the world's
leading provider of large-bore diesel engines and turbomachinery. The
company employs around 14,900 staff at more than 100 international
sites, primarily in Germany, Denmark, France, Switzerland, the Czech
Republic, India and China. The company's product portfolio includes
two-stroke and four-stroke engines for marine and stationary
applications, turbochargers and propellers as well as gas and steam
turbines, compressors and chemical reactors. The range of services and
supplies is rounded off by complete solutions like ship propulsion
systems, engine-based power plants and turbomachinery trains for the oil
& gas as well as the process industries. Customers receive
worldwide after-sales services marketed under the MAN PrimeServ brand.