Hoppe Singapore is Operational


By The Maritime Executive 2018-02-16 01:39:00

As of January 1st 2018, Hoppe Singapore Pte. Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of the Hoppe Group headquartered in Hamburg, Germany, has opened.

“The decision to set up Hoppe Singapore, enhancing the already existing Hoppe network in China and South Korea, proves Hoppe’s commitment in ensuring a reliable and timely response on service and spares support to customers in the region,” says Marc Rohde, Managing Director of Hoppe Marine GmbH, Germany.

Hoppe Singapore is headed by Dr. Wilfred Rachan as Managing Director with his team of Service Engineers and Administration Staff. In addition to its role as a sales and services office, Hoppe Singapore shall also be the spares and logistics hub for Hoppe Marine operations in the region. During the current challenging maritime market, Hoppe Singapore’s goal is to provide quality services and spares efficiently and economically to ship owners
and operators in the region.

Lothar Beinke, Managing Director of Hoppe Marine GmbH, Germany adds: “This investment in Singapore is a reflection of Hoppe Marine’s commitment to the customers that Hoppe is here to stay for the long term. Hoppe Singapore is positioned to provide sales and services support to ship design offices, shipyards, ship owners and ship operators. Local presence of qualified and trained Service Engineers coupled with local availability of quality spare parts and tools are key to ensure competency in service delivery to our customers in the region.”

About Hoppe Marine

Hoppe Marine GmbH is a family owned leading supplier of marine systems with main seat in Hamburg/ Germany. Hoppe Marine offers innovative and reliable products and system solutions for ships and other maritime applications in the competence areas “Fluid Management”, ”Motion Control” and ”Ship Performance”. During the past years approximately every eighth new built seagoing vessel is sailing with Hoppe products on board. Hoppe Marine maintains a world wide service network. Hoppe employs world wide about 150 well qualified staff, in the Hamburg headquarter as well as in its own affiliates in Korea, China, Singapore and Poland. www.hoppe-marine.com

The products and services herein described in this press release are not endorsed by The Maritime Executive.