MAN Diesel & Turbo Hellas Ltd. opens a new PrimeServ Academy in Piraeus to offer a constant and direct knowledge transfer to its customers and the Greek Shipping and Marine Communities. The new Training Center will commence operation on 8 July 2013 with the official Inauguration having taken place on 27 June 2013, with the participation of Mr. Dimitris Vlantos, Dr. Stephan Timmermann – Executive Board Member MAN Diesel & Turbo Hellas S.E., Mr. Wayne Jones – Senior Vice President Business Unit After Sales, Mr. Takis Koutris – Chairman of Martecma and Mr. Georgios Poularas – COO of Enesel S.A.
The Academy will deliver technical training for all types of MAN engines and Turbochargers which is the key to success for the optimum and efficient operation of this equipment.
The local facilities is equipped with the necessary infrastructure (engines and equipment simulators, real parts samples, educational material, etc.) in order to provide seminars in line with the standards implemented in the twelve existing MAN PrimeServ Academies around the globe.
Wayne Jones, CEO of MAN PrimeServ Diesel added “This is an exciting chapter in the further strong development of our After Sales business in the Greek market. We have seen continued growth and expansion of this facility in the last three years and in such an important Shipping Market this is the next obvious step for our business, my congratulations to Mr. Dimitris Vlantos, Managing Director of MAN Diesel & Turbo Hellas, and his team for making this happen”.