Summer hots up for Kelvin Hughes in Greece
- 16 Jun 2010
To meet the increasing demand for its world-beating products and services, Kelvin Hughes has appointed Aegean Electronics as a new distributor in Piraeus, Greece.
Aegean Electronics will offer the complete range of products and systems manufactured by Kelvin Hughes including turn-key ECDIS packages, Voyage Data Recorders and fully compliant IMO radars including SharpEye™ the latest solid-state Radar technology.
Peter Spanos, President of Aegean Electronics noted:
Over the last 15 years, Aegean Electronics has developed a very strong and successful presence in the leisure, fishery and merchant segments of the marine market. I believe that there is a great deal of synergy between our two companies and that Kelvin Hughes’ brand name and innovation will blend with our aspirations to grow our presence in the Greek market. Our aim is to provide what customers' need and with Kelvin Hughes' latest innovative products and services we are better placed to do this.
Giorgos Angelopoulos, Area Sales Manager for Kelvin Hughes commented:
This area of the world is very important to us, owning 22% of world’s tankers and 20% of bulk carriers, the Greek Shipping Industry is pivotal in the world shipping economy. With the addition of Aegean Electronics to our partner’s network we are re-enforcing our commitment and focus on the Greek market. The combination of Kelvin Hughes’ innovation and leadership with Aegean’s strong market knowledge and position will be the key factors for success in the future. We expect the partnership to generate significant growth in this area and we welcome Aegean Electronics to our team and look forward to a successful long term relationship.