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“We are pleased to announce the opening of our new Limassol office”, says Ioannis Papaefthymiou, Managing Director, Aage Hempel Group. Aage Hempel Cyprus joins our Spain, Gibraltar, Portugal, Malta, Morocco, Panama and Netherlands locations, strengthening the company’s global presence and enhancing its commitment to provide the most efficient and cost effective solutions through our technical

It has been a very busy week in SMM Hamburg. Compared to the 35 member exhibitors who took part in the first SMM, this year we were 2,289 exhibitors from 69 nations and 50,000 visitors from 124 countries. As a well stablished company in the maritime market specialized in the supply, installation, commissioning and service

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Started this Monday with Danelec VDR/S-VDR and ECDIS training course! Carried out by Aage Hempel’s Danelec approved trainer.

We are glad to announce you the launching of our Sailor FleetBroadBand special offer! If you are looking for bringing connectivity to your vessels or equip them with a reliable back-up solution, this offer will be the perfect choice. For any further information, please contact us:

Aage Hempel has been participating in Navalia 2016 exhibition (Vigo) as well as in Posidonia 2016 (Athens) as every edition since many years ago. Both exhibitions have been carried out successfully and we have been very glad to see many manufacturers and customers visiting us. Many thanks and see you next edition!

Aage Hempel has participated in the annual meeting of the International Ship Engineering Service Association (I.S.E.S.) where is member of from many years ago. The objective of this association is to unite a quality Worldwide Service Network of Members to provide Electrical, Mechanical, Electronic, Specialised Services and Manufacturing to the Merchant Marine and Offshore Industries around the World.

We are happy to announce the vessel coded by NB-470 / ESNAAD 221 build in DE HOOP Netherland has been found in compliance with NAV1 IBS. This is the first of 10 vessels. Technical Director / Project Manager of De Hoop Jorge Rozados said: “IBS  class has been achieved by smart and diligence integration of

With a supply of well over 1.200 units and a market share close to 75%, Aage Hempel Crame has successfully concluded the AIS supply to the fishing fleets of Spain and Portugal following the new European mandate by which Class A AIS must be standard navigational equipment in fishing vessels.   According to Alberto Olmos,

Aage Hempel Group has renewed service contract with Kelvin Hughes by signing a new service agreement for Spain, Portugal, Malta, Morocco and Panama.

Aage Hempel Group will service Kelvin Hughes’s portfolio of products including Radars, ECDIS, VDRs and Integrated Bridge Systems (IBS).

About Kelvin Hughes

Kelvin Hughes is a world leader in the design and supply of navigation and surveillance systems.  

Jotron Sales Seminar

Thursday, 26 March 2015 by

As a result of the recent signature of a Group Formal Agreement with Jotron, they have organized this week a dedicated Sales Seminar for us in Tjodalying (Jotron´s HQ in Norway). This seminar has been tailored made for our group companies and has included: –              Full Jotron product range review including GMDSS products and Phontech (internal comm.).

Veinland GmbH, as German manufacturer for type approved hardware solutions for the maritime business, has signed a sales frame agreement with the worldwide acting group of company’s grupoarbulu. About grupoarbulu grupoarbulu ( is a worldwide acting group of companies for marine electronics.  groupoarbulu is currently represented by Aage Hempel group, NAUTICAL, SMD, Marine Instruments, NAVTEAM and e3s. The

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Saturday 14/2/2014 in Foxhol the 65 meter Platform Supply Vessel for Abu Dhabi National Oil Company was successfully launched. The ship is the first of a series of ten and boast a true “design of the future“, meeting the highest international class notations within both operational and environmental objectives. The vessels will operate in the

It is with great pleasure that grupoarbulu & SCAN Antenna A/S today can announce the sealing of a global agreement regarding maritime antennas.

“In grupoarbulu we are known for our excellent service and top quality product. By using SCAN Antenna products we know we can continue to promise our customers peace of mind” says Iñaki Arbulu, CEO & MD of grupoarbulu.

“We are very proud that grupoarbulu has chosen us as their quality partner. We know that that grupoarbulu thoroughly compared us with other high quality suppliers.” Says Ole Pflug, Managing Director of SCAN Antenna A/S.

Jotron AS, a leading manufacturer of professional communication systems for land, sea and air safety, has signed a sales frame agreement with Spanish group grupoarbulu.

grupoarbulu is comprised of specialists within the fields of marine electronics, satellite communication and IT on board. Being one of the largest marine electronic groups in Europe, grupoarbulu is currently represented by Aage Hempel, NAUTICAL, SMD, Marine Instruments, NAVTEAM and e3s. The group includes member companies in 14 countries.

Jotron is now the preferred supplier of EPIRBS, SART, handheld GMDSS VHF, AIS and Phontech internal communication systems to grupoarbulu. The agreement also includes full product service and support.

One more year, Aage Hempel Group is full member of Comité International Radio-Maritime 2015. CIRM is the principal international association for marine electronics companies. Promoting the application of electronic technology for the Safety of Life at Sea and efficient conduct of vessels; fostering relations between all organizations concerned with electronic systems for maritime navigation and

The Aage Hempel Group is one of the principal market leaders in the naval electronics sector on a global, worldwide level; where our main activity is the sale, repair, and maintenance of electronic equipment for navigation, communication, and safety on board merchant vessels, Mega-yachts, and SATCOM solutions.

We are committed on a daily basis, to assure continuous and ongoing improvements in the services and attention provided to our customers, with our relationship towards the stakeholders, and also at an organizational level with our own employees.

The order is part of a bigger supply and will be coordinated by Equimar, the Portuguese Sailor Select installer and the APMSHM (Associaçao Pró Maior Segurança dos Homens do Mar) which represents the interests of Portuguese fishing boat owners. In this case, the supply will be directed to vessels 15 mts. LOA and above.

The model and manufacturer of equipment chosen by the fishermen and APMSHM has been Sailor branded once again. In particular, the new 6280 AIS Class A from Sailor-Cobham. CRAME was also responsible for the supply of 324 units VHF 6215 from the same manufacturer in 2011. With this order, the new radio products coming from SAILOR consolidate as a top choice among the Portuguese professional fishing fleet.

Aage Hempel signs agreement for service & distribution of RZ products for the Mega Yachting in Spain. 

ABOUT Radio Zeeland DMP

When founded in 1970, Radio Zeeland DMP started as a repair center for navigation and communication products. Later on, we noted the need for high quality products for commercial shipping. We focused on the production of our own navigation equipment, like an autopilot, a rate of turn indicator and a depth sounder. We started to produce our own lines from beginning to the end and extended them with more and more products. All which are required for the safe navigation of your ship, keeping our focus on design, quality and a user friendly operation

After 20 years of full dedication to the commercial shipping industry, we have taken the steps into the yachting market. With new ideas and techniques we have introduced a complete new perception of an integrated bridge. Over the years we have installed our system on some of the world’s most prestigious yachts and worked closely together with the most respected shipyards. High Quality and matching aesthetics are the key for all of our panels and systems.

Aage Hempel signs global distribution agreement to offer Pole Star’s complete product portfolio.

London, 6th October 2014.  Aage Hempel, a leader in worldwide merchant marine electronic service and focused on 24/7 maritime sales and service, has extended their existing relationship with Pole Star by signing a global distribution agreement. Aage Hempel will offer Pole Star’s portfolio of products and services including Fleet Management, Alert Advanced Ship Security Alert System (SSAS), Marine Asset Tracker (MAT), and LRIT conformance testing services to their worldwide customer base. Aage Hempel Netherlands will be the first branch to start offering Pole Star services, with the following branches following suit soon:

  • Spain (Headquarters)
  • Gibraltar
  • Malta
  • The Netherlands
  • Morocco
  • Portugal
  • Panama

“We are extremely pleased to extend our relationship with Aage Hempel,” commented Duncan Halliday, Head of Commercial Marine Sales at Pole Star. He continues: “Aage Hempel is a well-established company within the maritime market specialising in the service, sales, and installation of a variety of maritime equipment including navigation, communication and safety equipment. They’re also a provider of satcom solutions and there is an excellent synergy between our organisations.”

Aage Hempel Netherlands b.v. signs contract with Navico Europe b.v. for service & distribution of SIMRAD products. Aage Hempel, leader in worldwide merchant marine electronic service and focused on 24/7 maritime sales & service, signs agreement for service & distribution of Simrad products for the professional marine market in the BeNeLux. Especially for work boats

The Iridium GO! is the industry’s first portable satellite hotspot that connects to any smartphone or tablet, dramatically extending voice and data coverage for personal devices when they are out of range of cellular networks. Iridium GO! creates a satellite-backed Wi-Fi zone anywhere on the planet, enabling up to five smartphones to make calls, get

Aage Hempel Group will be present at SMM Exhibition (9th to 12th September 2014) in Hamburg, Germany. We look forward to you visiting us on Stand B6-508. We will be able to discuss your equipment and service requirements and provide you with more info regarding our offices network. SMM in Hamburg is the international platform

Aage Hempel Crame signs official service agreement with Tokyo Keiki to be able to install, repair and maintain their marine systems.

This is another important step for us in 2014 and we are proud to be recognized by one of the leader manufacturers in the world.

News from Danelec

Wednesday, 18 June 2014 by

Danelec Marine Receives Orders for Voyage Data Recorders in the Netherlands (Aage Hempel) and Italy (Telemar) Aage Hempel and Telemar are making the installations and will be responsible for shipboard service and mandatory annual performance tests for the VDRs. “Aage Hempel and Telemar are excellent examples of our worldwide sales and service distribution network, which is a

Aage Hempel, the Cadiz, Spain headquartered global marine technology and communication systems integrator, has signed an official service agreement with Airbus Defence and Space on becoming a Field Service Partner. As a new member of the recently formed Airbus Defence and Space Global Field Service Alliance Program, Aage Hempel will use its technical expertise and experience to service and repair satellite communications equipment on board vessels.

Airbus Defence and Space is a division of Airbus Group formed by combining the business activities of Cassidian, Astrium and Airbus Military. The new division is Europe’s number one defence and space enterprise, the second largest space business worldwide and among the top ten global defence enterprises. It employs some 40,000 employees generating revenues of approximately €14 billion per year.

grupoarbulu, the largest marine electronic group in Spain and one of the largest in Europe, has acquired 100% of the Danish group NAVTEAM A/S, one of the market leaders in marine electronics service for commercial vessels in Denmark and most active worldwide. It is a great pride and joy that grupoarbulu and NAVTEAM today announce

We are proud to announce that we have a new agreement in place with Overland AS becoming an official distributor for their products. Overland AS was established in 1947. For more than 65 years they have equipped hundreds vessels ranging from: trawlers, supply vessels, Tug boats and ferries. Their product portfolio ranges from Serial Line Splitters to

It is a pleasure to announce that Aage Hempel Group has become a member of the International Maritime Purchasing Association (IMPA) which is the leading association for marine purchasing & supply for professionals.

The marine industry is dynamic and constantly changing with new technologies, initiatives and regulation introduced weekly.

Amidst this climate IMPA exists to help marine supply chain management professionals develop their skills and knowledge by creating the building blocks required to create solid foundations… foundations on which to build and grow a successful and rewarding career in the marine purchasing and supply sector.

The Aage Hempel Group announces that Nicolas Van Leeuwen, has decided  to leave the Group. Nico was General Manager Aage Hempel Netherlands from the start of this project. We thank Nico for his efforts during all this time, and wish him the very best in his new job. We are pleased to inform you that

Aage Hempel signs agreement for the delivery of navigation and communication equipment included Integrated Bridge System from Kelvin Hughes with Shipyard De Hoop in Lobith. The Platform Supply Vessels (PSV) are for Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC).

The first vessel is to be delivered early 2015, whilst the delivery of the other 9 vessels is equally spread over almost 1,5 years, with the last PSV to be handed over at the end of 2016. The complete production of the 10 vessels will be split between the two shipyard locations of De Hoop, Lobith and Foxhol. The vessels will operate in the offshore oil and gas fields of the United Arab Emirates, under the operating company ESNAAD, which is a member of the ADNOC Group.

Offering one voice line and data up to 100 kbps, Fleet One is a self-install, plug and play product. The compact terminal and antenna are specially designed for small vessels with limited space. It will appeal to leisure mariners, including weekend sailors and sport fishing fans, and coastal fishermen. Fleet One will deliver always-available solutions

According to Alberto Olmos, General Sales Manager at Aage Hempel Crame, “two factors have been of great importance in obtaining a maintenance contract with such characteristics: the strategic location of our offices and the concept of multi-brand technical service. Indeed, Aage Hempel Crame has technical assistance centres in Barcelona, Valencia, Palma de Mallorca and Algeciras,

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