Case study: Berge Bulk
Prioritizing safety, efficiency and reliability
Historically, Berge Bulk has always had an
ad-hoc relationship with ABB.
This meant any unexpected breakdowns had the potential to cause reputational damage,
as well as increasing the total cost of ownership.
Plus, today’s electronic equipment is more complicated, making it more difficult for Berge Bulk’s employees to manage.
Our approach was to build a more collaborative, proactive relationship with the shipping company.
So we signed a Turbo LifeCycleCare agreement: a maintenance and service plan for Berge Bulk.
We would service all complex electronic components – a common feature of equipment today –
on turbochargers from 11 of its newest vessels.
Thanks to the LifeCycleCare agreement,
our engineers are always available to lend their expertise whenever they’re needed.
Meaning Berge Bulk enjoys peace of mind and more budgetary control.
At a time when much of the marine industry
is experiencing intense upheaval, we’re helping this leading shipping company provide a reliable, safe and efficient service to its customers.
Forward-looking pricing makes things much easier. We know how many running hours we’re going to have next year, so the budgeting process is easier. And, we’re insuring ourselves against failures and drops in performance.
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