Oceanworks establishes Turkish subsidiaryCompany News // September 17, 2012
OceanWorks International has announced the establishment of OceanWorks Aykor Teknolojik Ürünler Sanayi ve Ticaret Anonim irketi (OceanWorks Aykor) as its Turkish subsidiary.
OceanWorks Aykor is a joint stock company established in Turkey by two organizations, OceanWorks International Corporation, and Aykor AS, which has been OceanWorks International’s representative in Turkey since 1998 and a provider of complex systems to international customers.
OceanWorks Aykor will focus on the design and manufacture of technologies, systems and products for Subsea and Marine Engineering applications. These applications are to include ship systems related to submarine rescue, diving systems including hyperbaric
chambers and related systems, as well as custom-designed and built solutions to meet customer requirements.
"OceanWorks Aykor is fully committed to developing a proven supply chain and design capability in Turkey," said the compnay.
Construction of the OceanWorks Aykor facility is curently underway in the Desbas Free Trade Zone near Tuzla, Istanbul with a target completion date of October 1st 2012. The facility operational area will include 4,670ft2 of office space and 7,748ft2 of manufacturing and shop space.
“We are very pleased to announce the establishment of OceanWorks Aykor. This is not only an expansion in size for OceanWorks, but also a growth in our industry capability” said Rod Stanley, CEO of OceanWorks International.
“The OceanWorks Aykor location in Turkey will also allow us to offer wide range of products, and increase our ability to support our global customer base”.