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Published on 29 December 2017

Athens Boat Show 2017

FirePro Hellas, alongside Pyrsos Safety, participated with their own stand in the 2017 Athens Boat show, which took place between 23rd and 27th November, at the Olympic Fencing Hall in Athens.

The Athens Boat Show is aimed at individuals with an interest in marine recreation, water sports and marine tourism, as well as fishing and diving enthusiasts. Therefore, this annual event attracts thousands of visitors from across Greece, looking to gather information about the latest products and services in the market.

Pyrsos Safety, an ISO 9001: 2008 Bureau Veritas certified company, sells and maintains fire extinguishing equipment. It has a dedicated team specially trained according to IMO, SOLAS and National specifications and regulations, for the design, installation and maintenance of FirePro fire suppression systems. The company is equipped to offer the entire range of FirePro products and solutions to the maritime industry, and is also trained in conducting annual inspections of said equipment.

FirePro Hellas General Manager, Mr. Nikolaos Argyropoulos, joined Pyrsos Safety, Managing Director Mr. Giorgos Kandris to presented the range of the FirePro fire suppression systems, their benefits and applications for the maritime industry. More specifically, some of FirePro’s most important maritime certifications, were highlighted which include:
- BSI (Wheelmark)/MED
- SOLAS 74 such as Bureau Veritas, RINA (Italy), ABS (USA) and Russian Registration
- Approvals and Certifications from International Recognized Maritime Applications, including: Maritime New Zealand, National Marine Safety Committee ABN Australia, Republic of Serbia, Netherlands Shipping Inspectorate, Danish Maritime Authority, Swedish Maritime Safety Inspectorate, DBI Danish Fire and Securing Technical Institution, ECB European Certification Bureau Nederland, TNO KIWA, Norwegian Maritime Directorate, MCA (United Kingdom), and more.

FirePro Hellas wishes to extend its gratitude to the entire team at Pyrsos Safety for their impeccable hospitality and cooperation throughout the event. We wish them continued professional success and growth.