MEYER WERFT and ALMACO complete catering project for P&O cruises’ vessel IONA

In January 2018, ALMACO was contracted by MEYER WERFT to provide catering solutions for P&O Cruises’ new vessel Iona. ALMACO’s scope of work consisted of the turnkey delivery and installation for all the cold rooms and freezer rooms, an area around 1900 m2. ALMACO’s Project Manager at the building site, Valerie Maes, says “Completing a

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Disease prevention during ship construction

Hardcore preventative procedures to ensure health, safety, and solid protection from wildly spreading diseases are in the spotlight like never before. For life and work onboard, this means a new set of disease prevention procedures to create, repeat, rehearse, and perfect until they become deeply rooted habits. These procedures must not only apply to the

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Why size and multidiscipline expertise matter in ship accommodation engineering teams

Shipbuilding is an impressive example of a complex design and engineering process. A vessel is an independent and closed-off city on the sea. It’s designed to survive by its own and capable of supplying everything you need; fresh water, air ventilation, heating, cooling, electricity, food storing and preparation, garbage handling, navigation, communication and internet connection

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Is modular cabin prefabrication possible without owning a cabin factory?

The short answer is YES! The slightly longer answer is: Yes, by using the “Mobile Cabin Factory” concept, owners and yards can achieve the benefits of modular cabin prefabrication without making a major investment in building and running their own cabin factory. Blog post by Sophia von Haartman, Sales Manager at ALMACO Most people are

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ALMACO has a brand new website

During the past year, we have taken giant development leaps forward regarding rethinking business models and strategies, product development as well as approaching new segments. As a result, our most visible and global display window – our website – needed a complete makeover. Ladies and gentlemen, here it is! Our new website – ready to

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Guide to Digitalization of Hotel Areas in the Marine Industry

Some might say that the marine industry is a slowly moving dinosaur, but I beg to differ. When it comes to complying with strict regulations and standards, the marine industry is at the top of the list of early innovation adopters. This said, the marine industry has yet to utilize the full potential that digitalization

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Five Tips for streamlining Works during Project Design and Preparation Phase

Lean and agile are the latest buzzwords in project management, promising eternal happiness. But how to start implementing them on an actual project? Tommi Virta tells us how to find your Zen and keep organized during projects moving at a breakneck pace. Blog post by Tommi Virta , Project Manager at ALMACO Anyone ever involved in

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