Stanwick Corporation Appointed Exclusive Agents For Fredriksstad
Fredriksstad mek. Verksted of Fredrikstad, Norway, a leading maritime manufacturer, shipfitter and installer of inert gas systems (IGS), crude oil washing (COW) installations, and other devices for petroleum tankers and other liquid cargo vessels, has announced the appointment of The Stanwick Corporation, Operations Engineering Division, headquartered in Norfolk, Va., as its exclusive maintenance service agency for the United States and Canada.
According to Glen T. Hausler, vice president, Stanwick factory-trained technicians will provide maintenance services for IGS and COW equipment on schedules designed to meet all inspection procedures and criteria of the manufacturer and the various regulatory and classification societies. These specialists will also train ship personnel to operate newly installed systems, and will supervise any major repairs that may become necessary. Seminars and preliminary training courses will also be offered to prospective purchasers of these types of equipment. The services of The Stanwick Corporation will be marketed and contracted through Fredriksstad's exclusive North American agents — American United Marine (AUM) Corporation of Saugus (Boston), Mass. Other programs offered by Stanwick through AUM will include complete computerized maintenance control and work flow systems, spare parts inventories, recording and evaluation of maintenance actions and complete accounting services for maintenance expenses. In business since 1962, the company is a pioneer in this field and was responsible for the first development of maintenance and material management systems for the U.S. Navy.