TURBOMED becomes a Green Award Incentive Provider

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Press Release
28 September 2022

TURBOMED SA, located in Piraeus at Schisto Industrial Park, will be a proud Green Award Incentive Provider. At the ceremony in Piraeus on 22 September 2022, Green Award handed over the Green Award flag and recently re-designed plaque to TURBOMED SA. This means ships and companies certified by Green Award will be able to redeem advantageous discounts when using their services.

(l-r) Mr Ioannis Paraskevopoulos (CEO, Turbomed) and Mr Jan Fransen (Executive Director, Green Award Foundation)

Green Award certified Ships and Companies (existing and prospective members) can receive:

  • 15% discount to Pre-Survey Services & Assessments
  • 7% discount on all TURBOMED SA services provided on-board such as Inspection, Maintenance, Repair, Overhauling, Upgrade, Retrofit, Dynamic Balancing in the total range of turbocharger’s requirements of Main & Auxiliary engines.
  • 10% discount on all TURBOMED SA services provided in-situ, i.e. Inspection, Maintenance, Repair, Overhauling, Upgrade, Retrofit, Dynamic Balancing in the total range of turbocharger’s requirements of Main & Auxiliary engines.
  • The Loyal repeat TURBOMED SA customers that are Green Award certified ships and companies are eligible for:
    • an additional 5% discount during the second year
    • an additional 2% discount from the third year and onwards

The CEO of Turbomed, Mr Ioannis Paraskevopoulos in his welcome note pointed out: “We are proud and happy to be a Green Award Incentive Provider. Our company’s accession to the international Green Award community is fully aligned with our company’s policy and business practices of promoting the environmental awareness and supporting the sustainable development. Besides, our latest technologically innovative services aim to enhance vessels’ environmental and safety performance, securing at the same time the highest quality standards.

Mr Jan Fransen (Green Award, Executive Director) emphasizes “that involvement of organizations like TurboMed is extremely important as their services involve technical expertise to improve safety of shipping. This is a very critical part of the Green Award program as well, and therefore I am very enthusiastic about our future collaboration by welcoming them onboard.”

 

About TURBOMED SA

TURBOMED SA as an independent family business with 46 years of presence, specialises in construction, repair, maintenance, dynamic balancing, upgrade, retrofit of engine’s turbochargers for Marine & Navy, Oil & Gas, Power Plant and Auto & truck throughout Greece and worldwide. The company supplies turbocharger complete units and spare parts for all types and manufacturers.

TURBOMED SA has been authorised service agent for KBB Turbochargers in Greece since 1995 and provides service for the full range of KBB turbochargers. Service stations and affiliate offices of the company are established in various locations around the world, so that promptly cover a wide range of engineering works.

About Green Award Foundation

Together with sea-going ship operators, inland navigation operators, ports, governments, suppliers and service providers, Green Award is successfully committed for almost 30 years to the recognition and stimulation of sustainable and safe shipping. Green Award does this on a non-profit basis with a challenging programme of requirements, combined with a system of inspiration, audit/inspection, certification, and reward. Meanwhile, there are over 160 parties that give ships with a Green Award certificate a (financial) advantage. Green Award started in 1994 with a programme for sea-going vessels, in 2011 a programme for inland shipping was launched.

The program is consistent to 12 UN SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals) supporting the ESG policies (Environmental, Social and Governance) of organisations across the globe.

The Foundation is governed by industry representatives

For further information, please contact:
Ioannis Paraskevopoulos, CEO | TURBOMED SA | turbomed@otenet.gr

Mesa Mesalina | Green Award Foundation | mmesalina@greenaward.org