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Grutech Oy & Weldmec Marine Ltd

Grutech Oy, the Finnish dealer for Fassi, and Weldmec Marine Ltd. collaborate in the Northern Europe area, bringing the quality of Italian cranes to the local naval sector


Porvoo (Finland) - The extensive coastline of Scandinavia has always facilitated the development of activities in the maritime sector. The shipbuilding industry is highly developed and over the last few years the local market has seen an increase in the demand for light vessels fitted with equipment capable of carrying out lifting operations. Weldmec Marine Ltd., a naval construction company located in Porvoo, in Southern Finland, often fits Fassi cranes supplied by Grutech Oy, the Finnish dealer for the Italian brand. Fassi cranes combine compact dimensions and reduced weight with excellent levels of performance.

In the light-duty crane range, models from the Micro series stand out, as they are ideal for on-board operations on small vessels, which have to be light and fast. For this reason, Weldmec chooses Fassi cranes from the light-duty range in the construction of fire-fighting and rescue vessels, and for situations requiring the handling of heavier materials on barges for environmental decontamination and aquaculture it uses cranes from the medium-duty range.

(Courtesy of Grutech Oy and Weldmec Marine Ltd.)

Fassi Gru S.p.A. - Loader cranes manufacturer since 1965

Fassi Gru is the market leader among Italian producers. Its product range and sales numbers place it among the top producers of hydraulic cranes in the world.

Fassi’s production potential is approximately 12,000 cranes per year. The entire range is exported and distributed throughout the world through an efficient and widespread distribution network. From Canada to France, from the UK to Australia, Fassi’s professionalism is reflected in the company’s goal of meeting different market needs, which are often linked to the specific geographical and economic conditions of individual countries.