ALMACO Group delivers catering areas for MSC Euribia

Posted on September 27, 2023

In the end of May 2023, the successful completion of the latest project for MSC Cruises, MSC Euribia, took place at Chantiers de l’Atlantique. ALMACO Group has delivered state-of-the-art provisions stores and waiter stations for the ship that support the ship’s exceptional food preparation capabilities.

Elevating culinary excellence in the catering facilities

The MSC Euribia is a stunning addition to the Meraviglia class and the third Meraviglia-plus vessel following its sisters, MSC Grandiosa and MSC Virtuosa. The vessel’s handover took place on May 30th, 2023.

On this remarkable ship, ALMACO provided over 2400 m2 of cold and freezer rooms, alongside 92 waiter stations for the ship’s restaurants and cafeterias. These vital contributions ensure optimal functionality in the catering areas and thereby help create seamless dining experiences for passengers.

A testament to collaborative excellence

The successful completion of the MSC Euribia project stands as a testament to the exceptional teamwork and collaboration among ALMACO, MSC Cruises, and Chantiers de l’Atlantique.

“We are delighted to announce that the construction process of the MSC Euribia proceeded smoothly, allowing us to deliver the vessel on schedule without significant challenges or delays. We take pride in the fact that our areas were prepared well in accordance to the delivery deadline”, says Samuel Teyssier, Project Manager at ALMACO. He continues, “We want to express our sincere appreciation to MSC Cruises and Chantiers de l’Atlantique for their exceptional flexibility, cooperation, and support throughout the project.”

Continuing a legacy of excellent collaboration

“The collaboration on the MSC Euribia marks another milestone in our longstanding partnership with MSC Cruises and Chantiers de l’Atlantique. “We are humbled by the opportunity to contribute to the success of their remarkable vessels and the lasting impact they make in the cruising world. Together, we continue to forge ahead, setting new standards of innovation, quality, and service in the maritime industry”, says Frédéric Vasseur, President of the Catering Systems Division at ALMACO.

For more information, contact

Picture of Frederic Vasseur

Frederic Vasseur

President, Catering Division

+33 676 192 072

[email protected]

About MSC Cruises

MSC Cruises is the world’s third-largest cruise brand as well as the leader in Europe, South America, the Gulf region, and Southern Africa with more market share in addition to deployed capacity than any other player. It is also the fastest-growing global cruise brand with a strong presence in the Caribbean, North America, and the Far East markets.

Headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, MSC Cruises one of the two brands that sit within the Cruises Division of MSC Group, the leading privately held Swiss-based shipping and logistics conglomerate with over 300 years of maritime heritage. MSC Cruises – the contemporary brand – has a modern fleet of 21 vessels combined with a sizeable future global investment portfolio of new vessels. The fleet is projected to grow to 23 cruise ships by 2025 with options for six vessel orders in place through 2030.

About Chantiers De l’Atlantique

Thanks to the expertise of its teams and its network of subcontractors, associated with its first-rate industrial facilities, Chantiers de l’Atlantique is a key leader in the fields of design, integration, testing and turnkey delivery of cruise ships, naval vessels, electrical substations for offshore wind farms and services to the fleets. The company is at the core of the challenges of tomorrow, designing and building today ships whose environmental performance exceeds the most drastic standards, as well as equipment for offshore wind power that make it a major player in the energy transition.

About ALMACO Group

ALMACO Group is a full turnkey provider for Newbuilding, Modernization and Lifecycle services of Accommodation, Catering and Laundry areas for the Marine and Offshore industries. ALMACO builds, refurbishes and serves complete interiors and hotel areas of marine vessels and offshore units including galleys, provision stores, refrigeration machinery, laundries, public spaces, as well as complete living quarters. ALMACO works with owners and builders around the world providing full turnkey solutions comprising design and engineering, project management, construction, spare parts, and maintenance. ALMACO was founded in 1998 and has offices in Brazil, Canada, China, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Singapore, and the USA.