Almaco in brief

Founded October 9, 1998

ALMACO builds and modernizes Accommodation and Catering areas for owners and builders in the Marine and Offshore industries around the world.

One Supplier – A Complete Range of Solutions


  • Galleys
  • Buffets, Bars and Pantries
  • Provisions Stores
  • Refrigeration Machinery


  • Cabins
  • Wet Units
  • Public Spaces
  • Complete Living Quarters

Our Mission

To provide Accommodation and Catering solutions that enhance our customers’ business.

Our Vision

To be the most valued business partner for our customers in the marine and offshore industry.

Our Company Values

Customer Focus

Our customers rely on us to solve challenges, offer alternatives and make their lives easier when building and operating their units — and the importance of getting it right is critical. We put our customers first. You are our priority.

Innovative Solutions

Innovation is at the core of what we do. By applying our ingenuity and creativity, as well as listening to our customers' needs, we innovate to find solutions to some of the most complex and challenging problems for our customers.

Continuous Improvement

The constant advancement of technology, increasingly complex design work and ever-changing guest and regulatory requirements drive us to rely on advanced technology and performance metrics to optimize our products and systems for the benefit of our customers.

Sustainable Profitability

Environmental and social responsibility are of great importance to ALMACO, and together with a solid sustainable financial growth strategy for the company, we generate superior value for the organization, for the customer, and our society as a whole.

Winning Together

ALMACO is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies in the industry. Together with our customers, we deliver projects that create value to owners and unforgettable experiences for the users.

Board of Directors

Vilhelm Roberts

Vilhelm Roberts

Executive Chairman since 2018

Board member since 2005

ALMACO Group President & CEO 2005-2017

MacGregor Group Managing Director
Passenger Ship Division 1996-2004;
General Manager Reefer Engineering 1994-1995

Ulf Hedberg

Ulf Hedberg


Executive Chairman 2005-2017
Chairman & CEO 1998 - 2004

MacGregor Group President & CEO 1986-1997;
Executive Vice President & COO 1984-1985

Navire Cargo Gear Oy Managing Director 1982-1983;
Deputy Managing Director 1972-1981

Rainer Aalto

Rainer Aalto

BOARD MEMBER since 2004

Vice Chairman 2012-2017

Cargotec Corporation Corporate Advisor 2005-2008

Kone Corporation Corporate Advisor 2004

Konecranes Plc CEO Asia Pacific 1998-2003

MacGregor Group Senior VP & CFO 1987- 1997

Mikael Hedberg

Mikael Hedberg

BOARD MEMBER since 1998

ADMARES Chairman since 2020

ADMARES Group CEO 2015-2020

ALMACO Group Executive VP & COO 2005-2014;
President & COO 1998-2004

MacGregor Group Director Passenger Ships 1994-1997

Melanie Hernandez

Melanie Hernandez

BOARD MEMBER since 2020

Deputy Board Member 2018-2019

ALMACO Group People & Organization Management since 2014
After sales management 2008-2014

Thomas Lundberg

Thomas Lundberg

Thomas Lundberg

BOARD MEMBER since 2020

Crosskey CEO since 2012

Paf Deputy CEO 2006-2012

Lehman Brothers Lawyer 2005

Linklaters Lawyer 2002-2006

Ålandsbanken Lawyer 1998, 2000-2001