Finland MacGREGOR outsources IT function to Fujitsu Finland
MacGREGOR has decided to outsource its IT function according to the Sohva operating model to Fujitsu Services Oy. MacGREGOR aims to improve its flexibility for future resource demanding IT projects and services. The IT function is located in MacGREGOR’s Kaarina, Finland unit, which is also responsible for the operations of MacGREGOR’s Dry Cargo division.
The target is for Fujitsu to provide the IT services by the end of 2005. Nine employees of the IT function have been offered transfer to Fujitsu Services as old employees. Altogether MacGREGOR employs 160 people in Kaarina, Finland.
For further information please contact:
Soili Mäkinen, Chief Information Officer, MacGREGOR, tel: +358 40 501 5867
Markku Örn, director, Fujitsu, tel. +358 50 556 7032
The MacGREGOR Group
The MacGREGOR Group, member of Cargotec Corporation, is the global market leader in creating seamless engineering and service solutions for the maritime transportation industry, from the conceptual birth of a vessel to the end of its lifetime. Shipowners, ship operators and shipyards are our customers. The products include hatch covers, cranes, RoRo equipment, cargo securing systems and their service.MacGREGOR's 2004 net sales totalled EUR 360 million. MacGREGOR employed 975 people at the end of December 2004. The Group operates in over 25 major shipping and shipbuilding countries and its service network consists of more than 50 service stations.
Date: 26 elokuu, 2005