Traditional methods may not always be the best option for smaller cruise ships and expedition vessels. “At ALMACO, we have extensive experience in building vessels of various sizes and segments allows us to utilize synergies and adopt methods from other segments, saving costs and reducing construction time”.
The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection’s new LNG-powered luxury superyachts, Ilma and Luminara, will be equipped with state-of-the-art galleys, provision stores, and refrigeration machinery solutions by ALMACO. (more…)
The construction of the grand ship Costa Toscana took place at MEYER TURKU shipyard. ALMACO’s wide scope of work consisted of design, engineering, production, delivery and commissioning of all galley, pantry and bar counters and equipment on the vessel. (more…)
The green and modern “Viking Glory”, owned by Viking Line, has been completed and is now ready for cruising in the Baltic Sea archipelago. ALMACO was in charge of all the catering areas, guest cabins, as well as the crew cabins, and public areas onboard the ship. (more…)
The first ship of the Vega series, SH Minerva, has been completed and delivered to Swan Hellenic. ALMACO was in charge of all guest and crew cabins as well as crew public areas. The work was performed at Helsinki Shipyard in Finland. (more…)
Creating stunning and unique luxury ship cabins take a visionary mind, experience, and resourcefulness. In this interview, Mikael Simell, Cabin Design Expert at ALMACO, shares his best advice on what to consider when creating well-functioning cabins with a wow-factor.
Some might say that the marine industry is a slowly moving dinosaur, but I beg to differ. When it comes to complying with strict regulations and standards, the marine industry is at the top of the list of early innovation adopters. This said, the marine industry has yet to utilize the full potential that digitalization has to offer in hotel and interior areas like catering, laundry, and accommodation.
ALMACO and Genano have signed an agreement to become preferred partners in providing the marine and offshore industry with patented air decontamination technology that improves overall passenger and crew health by removing airborne impurities, including the novel coronavirus, of all sizes. (more…)
In January 2017, Almaco was contracted by Meyer Werft to provide catering solutions for British Saga Cruises’ vessel The Spirit of Adventure. ALMACO’s scope of work included the engineering, supply installation and commissioning of galleys, pantries and bar equipment. (more…)
ALMACO was awarded the task to provide the two vessels of the “Vega project” with high-class crew and passenger cabins. The vessels, NB 516 (SH Minerva) and NB 517, are built at Helsinki Shipyard during 2020-2022, and they are owned and operated by Swan Hellenic. (more…)
ALMACO Group is pleased to announce that Thomas “Pitchi” Lundberg has joined the company’s Board of Directors effective as of September 24th, 2020. Thomas brings strong experience and knowledge in international business development and management. (more…)
ALMACO, globally known for successfully delivering complete turnkey solutions and whole lifecycle service in the maritime industry is extending its health and sanitation portfolio by partnering with SteriPower. (more…)
ALMACO, a forerunner in providing full turnkey solutions to the maritime industry, is extending its health and sanitation portfolio by partnering with Danish ACT.Global to distribute their sanitization solution “Premium PurityTM” to the maritime industry. (more…)
After successfully completing a new stateroom project onboard Carnival Elation during a dry dock in 2017 — part of the line’s Fun Ship 2.0 ship enhancement program – ALMACO was again tasked with to deliver 30 new staterooms during an upcoming refit at Grand Bahama Shipyard in March 2020. (more…)
SeaDream’s new ultra-luxury mega yacht, SeaDream Innovation, is the first new ship added to the fleet since 2001 and introduces the concept of “Global Yachting”, operating around the world including remote destinations in polar areas with its ice class credentials, as well as in tropical ports. (more…)
Not only was the project the largest ship modernization ever performed, the $120 million upgrade that Mariner of the Seas received at the Cadiz Navatia shipyard this past June was also the largest construction project carried out in Spain and the largest “hotel” in the country at the time of the dry dock. (more…)
Meyer Turku has awarded ALMACO Group the contract to supply galley equipment to Costa Cruises’ first LNG-powered cruise vessels. The ships are expected to be delivered in October 2019 and spring 2021. (more…)
A new project to add new cabins aboard Carnival Elation started as most projects normally do. ALMACO’s modernization team, headed by Hervé Touzard, worked closely with Carnival Cruise Line to reach the most beneficial and cost-effective arrangement for the complete outfitting of a new stateroom block on deck 14, and the construction of 32 new cabins and 4 suites with adjacent corridors, elevator lobbies and stairs. (more…)