GEA is a leading supplier of high performance equipment for the marine industry. Our solutions range from treating fuel oil, lube oil, bilge water and ballast water, while our air conditioning, refrigeration and freezing technology ensures that passengers are comfortable and that cargo arrives in good condition.

All our equipment and cooling technology are precisely tailored to the requirements of a wide variety of vessels. We divide our market into the following applications:

  • Cruiseships
  • Container ships, tankers, reefers, fishing trawlers, tug boats
  • Live stock carriers

Market trends and Tailored Solutions For Maximum Performance

The international shipping industry consists of about 50,000 merchant vessels, carrying 80 per cent of the world’s trade. It is also strictly regulated in order to safeguard the marine environment, making it one of the greenest forms of transport.

Nowadays the shipping industry is rapidly changing to meet the increasingly complex demands of global supply chains. Furthermore there is a growing trend towards energy efficiency, risk management, automation and smart maintenance. As a long-term, reliable partner to the marine sector, GEA is supporting customers in achieving these goals through a strong, global network of service, spare parts and know-how.


GEA offers products and services for processors and producers across all major industry applications. As engineers and innovators, we’re committed to developing solutions that increase our customer’s efficiency and improve people's everyday lives.

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