Almaco in brief

Founded October 9, 1998

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

One Supplier – A Complete Range of Solutions

Food Handling

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


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

Our Mission

To provide Accommodation and Food Handling 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

Ulf Hedberg

Ulf Hedberg

Executive Chairman since 2005

Chairman & CEO 1998 - 2004

MacGregor Group, President & CEO 1986 - 1997
MacGregor Group, Executive Vice President & COO 1984 - 1985
Navire Cargo Gear Oy, Managing Director 1982 - 1983
Navire Cargo Gear Oy, Deputy Managing Director 1972 -1981

Rainer Aalto

Rainer Aalto

Non-Executive Vice-Chairman since 2012

Non-Executive Director 2004 - 2011

Cargotec Corporation, Corporate Advisor 2005 - 2008
KONE Corporation, Corporate Advisor 2004
Konecranes PLC, Chief Executive Asia Pacific 1998 - 2003
MacGregor Group, Senior Vice President & CFO 1987 - 1997
KONE Corporation Overseas Division, CFO 1983 - 1986
Navire Cargo Gear Oy, CFO 1977 - 1982

Mikael Hedberg

Mikael Hedberg

Non-Executive Director since 2015

Executive Director 1998 - 2014

ADMARES Group, CEO since 2015
ALMACO Group, Executive Vice President & COO 2005 - 2014
ALMACO Group, President & COO 1998 - 2004
MacGregor Group, Sales Director Passenger Ship Division 1994 - 1997

Vilhelm Roberts

Vilhelm Roberts

Executive Director since 2005

President & CEO since 2005

ALMACO Group, President & CEO since 2005
MacGregor Group, Managing Director Passenger Ship Division 1996 - 2004
MacGregor Group, General Manager Reefer Engineering Unit 1994 - 1995