Since implementation of MSC.402(96), it is required to have trained and certified technicians for each make and type of LSA equipment to perform annual and 5-yearly services of lifeboats, rescue boats, release gear and launching appliances.
We are very happy being able to announce our increased portfolio of OEM certifications with the following manufacturers:
Jiangsu Jiaoyan Marine Equipment Co., Ltd.
Jiangyin Xinjiang F.R.P.Co., Ltd
In addition to our already existing certification with Hatecke, Palfinger (ARH/RRH release gear), Global Davit, Hyundai, Oriental Precision, ShinMyung and Sekigahara, we can service most of the commonly installed systems through OEM trained and certified personnel and in full compliance with MSC.402(96).
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Hatecke GmbH was recently awarded an honorary certificate from the Handwerkskammer Braunschweig-Lüneburg-Stade for our excellent performance in the education of trainees in boat building.
Even though modern GRP boat production is not comparable to the wodden boat building from years ago, this craftsmanship is still the basis for our product and we esteem high value for this 3-year practical and theoretical education.
From 5th to 7th June 2019, we had the pleasure to host the 3rd Hatecke Sales Agent and Service Station Network Meeting. 52 participants from 35 different companies made it a big success and were informed about latest news on Hatecke products and services including Polar Code Survival Equipment, FFE and PPE Services, various technical modifications for existing lifeboats and last but not least upcoming MSC.402(96) regulation.
Within the Hatecke group the management board has been
Peter Hatecke, who has run the
family business (founded in 1903) since 1986 in the 4th generation, has now
appointed his three sons, Hinnerk, Hannes and Markus and his nephew Krischan
Oltmann into the management board.
At Hatecke Service GmbH,
performing the worldwide maintenance of life-saving appliances with 60
employees, for about 3,000 ships a year, Krischan Oltmann (34) took over the
management board on April 1st, 2016. Krischan Oltmann was already responsible
as commercial director since March 1st, 2013 and previously worked at Ernst
& Young in Hamburg as a tax consultant and auditor for six years.
At Hatecke GmbH, leading
manufacturer of Tender- and lifeboats for the cruise industry with 200
employees at Drochtersen-Krautsand (50 km west of Hamburg), the three sons of
owner Peter Hatecke were appointed to the Executive Board on July 1st, 2016.
Hinnerk Hatecke (30) worked for several years at Hunte Engineering in Oldenburg
after his shipbuilding studies at the University of Applied Sciences in Bremen
and is responsible for the design of the rescue and Tender Boats in cruise
section since August 2011, is now taking over the design department and boat
Markus Hatecke (27) completed
studies of marine engineering at the University of Applied Sciences in
Flensburg. He continued his education to become an international welding
engineer. Since early 2013 he has been working at the company and is nowadays
responsible for the production.
Hannes Hatecke (29) degreed
engineer of naval architecture and MBA spent 3 years as a research associate in
Hamburg University at the Institute of Ship Design and Ship Safety of Prof.
Dr.-Ing. Stefan Krüger, before gaining his doctorate in 2016 has taken over the
responsibility for administration and sales.
With the expansion of the management, an organizational change and rejuvenation of the management board, the Hatecke group adjusts not only to the changed conditions and challenges of the market, but is also preparing to switch over to the 5th generation.