The Palfinger Group has been awarded contracts for its marine business in the total equivalent amount of approx. 90 mn euros.
The first contract refers to 28 offshore cranes that will be used to equip a total of seven drillships in Brazil. Each of these ships will be fitted with two pedestal knuckle boom cranes and two pedestal wireluffing cranes. The cranes will be delivered between 2014 and 2017. The second contract covers two complex offshore cranes which are going to be used on a new platform in the Danish oilfield Hejre.
CEO Herbert Ortner: “We are extremely pleased to have been awarded these contracts. The order volume is unprecedented in the history of PALFINGER. It also highlights the great potential that the marine business holds for us.”