November 16, 2009
MAN Diesel opens Seattle service center
MAN Diesel recently celebrated the official opening of its newest service center in Seattle, Washington.
The Grand Opening of MAN Diesel PrimeServ Seattle took place in front of more than 100 customers, suppliers and business partners.
The newly renovated, 1,800- sq.m workshop and 400 sq.m office space will handle customer requests for all basic repair and service requirements, and include complete overhaul facilities for fuel equipment and turbochargers. Plans are already in place to grow the size of the facility in accordance with customer demand.
"This location in the North West Pacific area is an important step in further extending MAN Diesel's ability to reach customers on the U.S. West Coast," said Jesper Th. Petersen, Technical Director of MAN Diesel PrimeServ Seattle. "From Seattle we can easily reach all kinds of vessel, from small fishing boats to large containerships, calling at any port from Portland, Oregon to Alaska's Aleutian Islands, and provide a timely and professional after-sales service."
With the opening of MAN Diesel PrimeServ Seattle, MAN Diesel now operates five service centers in North America, joining the existing facilities in New Jersey, Fort Lauderdale, Houston and Los Angeles.