Co-operation boosts ALMACO’s Catering System Performance

Detailed planning with the owner underwrites the performance of MacGREGOR's, ALMACO since May 2005, complete catering system on board SeaFrance Rodin, highlighting the Group's capability to design and deliver advanced catering technology systems. At the end of November, SeaFrance's 34,000gt RoRo passenger ferry SeaFrance Rodin became the largest and fastest...

ALMACO develops Product Data Management

Tero Rantanen has been appointed Project Manager for ALMACO Group with overall responsibility for product data management for cabins and public spaces. He will also participate in the development of the new business processes for the Group. Tero is 32 years old and has studied statistics and economics in the...

ALMACO and Piikkiö Works develop Cabin Lifecycle Program

ALMACO and Piikkiö Works have agreed to form a partnership to provide cruise ship owners with cabin knowledge and services for the entire lifecycle of their ships. Piikkiö Works is the leading partner and ALMACO the supporting partner during the ship's concept / fabrication / installation / warranty phase of...

ALMACO Moves to new offices in USA and in Finaland

To be able to extend services for US cruise ship owners, ALMACO has opened an office in Fort Lauderdale. The office building is shared with Deltamarin Ltd, the world's leading cruise ship engineering company. Together, the companies can provide total solutions for cabin and public spaceconversion and refurbishment projects. In...

ALMACO Provision Stores serve Radiance of the Seas

MacGREGOR's Food Handling Technology Unit, ALMACO since May 2005, has supplied outfits of provisions stores for the first pair of Royal Caribbean's new 88,000gt Radiance-class cruise ships, the largest to be built at the Meyer Werft shipyard in Germany. Radiance of the Seas, the first of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd's...

ALMACO Group’s Fort Lauderdale, FL office is established

Although ALMACO is an international company by nature, it is important to be close to our customer owners and builders located in South Florida, for which ALMACO established a site office in Ft Lauderdale, Florida, close to many of the main cruise lines as well as to Port Everglades. The...

ALMACO completes First Major Modernization Order

ALMACO’s first project in 1998 was remarkably telling of the nature the company, and set the tone for all future business endeavors. The project involved the refurbishment of a 12-year-old cruise ship's cabins into Asian-type luxury suites onboard the vessel M/S Europa which had been acquired by Star Cruises, and...

ALMACO Group Founded in Kaarina, Turku.

ALMACO Group was founded on October 9th 1998, with office established in Kaarina (Turku), Finland. The founders of the company, Mikael Hedberg, Ulf Hedberg, Antti Kaskinen and Lars Pellas, identified the needs of a growing market for Finnish suppliers in the US-based cruise ship industry and will focus the efforts...