NDM adds to its portofilo of offshore productsCompany News // July 9, 2014
Norwegian Deck Machinery (NDM) have entered into an agreement with the majority shareholders in Shalk Engineering to transfer their shares and to integrate their products into NDM’s portfolio.
Shalk Engineering will be re-named Norwegian Deck Machinery Ulsteinvik (NDM Ulsteinvik).
Shalk Engineering is located in Ulsteinvik, Norway, and has in position several patents and products which NDM believes could help it to increase its existing portfolio.
NDM and Shalk Engineering have worked closely together for a long time and the acquisition has been completed in order increase co-operation between the two organisations and to promote and sell Shalk Engineering’s products through NDM’s worldwide network.
With the acquisition of Shalk Engineering, NDM will gather patented products and solutions including stern rollers, dry bulk systems, dry bulk boosters, dust cleaning plant and other products for offshore vessels, drilling rigs and supply bases.
“For a long time we have been working closely with the staff at Shalk Engineering and we look forward to get both their engineering expertise and products into our portfolio. With our worldwide network and large custom base we are sure that will be able to both develop the company and their product effective. The products in Shalk Engineering complements our portfolio to both offshore vessels and drilling rigs and by integrating our resources we will be able to offer our customers larger equipment packages and to become a more turnkey equipment supplier”, said Jarle Sørstrønen, CEO and President in NDM.