MacGregor is reorganising its operative structure in an attempt to improve customer focus.
The Cargotec subsidiary will be organised into seven operative divisions starting on January 1 2015.
The new operative divisions are made up of: the Auxiliary and Machinery Systems Division, headed by Alexander Nürnberg; Cargo Handling Division, headed by Leif Byström; Offshore Load Handling Division, headed by Tom Svennevig; Offshore Deck Machinery Division, headed by Esko Karvonen; Offshore Mooring and Loading Division, headed by Leif Haukom; RoRo Division, headed by Magnus Sjöberg; and the Global Lifecycle Support Division, with the appointment to be announced later in 2014.
In a statement, the company said: “The MacGregor portfolio has grown significantly through acquisitions and now comprises of also Hatlapa, Porsgrunn, Pusnes,Triplex and Woodfield products. The new divisions will work closely together in marketing, sales, sourcing, R&D and engineering and thus leverage the scale and capabilities of the whole MacGregor organisation for the benefit of MacGregor's customers.”
In addition to the new divisions two new group-level functions have been established to support cross-divisional work, R&D and Sourcing, headed by Erik Hägglund, Marketing and Business Development, headed by Pasi Lehtonen.