HEFKO GmbH (Hamburg, Germany) forms part of HEFKO Group consisting of HEFKO GmbH and the holding company HEFKO Minerals & Metals, Shipping AG, based in Münchenstein/Basel, Switzerland.

The HEFKO Group has actively been trading since many years with steel products and raw materials; predominantly with Spanish, Portuguese, Dutch and German buyers among others. Besides spare part business for different Navies is playing an important role. The HEFKO Group is also active in financing certain business projects.

In January 1992 HEFKO GmbH was founded. A team of specialists is handling all enquiries of the Navies and other ship owners and shipyards regarding technical goods.

The company maintains excellent relationship with a high number of international suppliers, in particular OEM´s in Naval shipbuilding sector.

This business covers the full range of products necessary for the maintenance of Marine vessels and includes parts like a simple light-emitting diode up to big ship’s propellers. The company has been growing successfully year by year.

At the beginning of 2010 HEFKO Products was newly established, at the beginning as a separate company and since October 2013 as a division of the merged HEFKO GmbH. Since then the company provides a wide range of equipment and components for air conditioning and refrigeration systems on board of merchant ships, passenger vessels and naval vessels, yachts, offshore-platforms and special vehicles.

Hefko GmbH Teile für Wartung und Instandhaltung von Marinefahrzeugen

The core competencies of the Products division are:

  • Product development and design
  • Consultancy, selection of equipment and components
  • Quality assurance

HEFKO Products with outstanding know-how is offering excellent support to their customers with the development of efficient and economic solutions. For the fabrication of its products HEFKO Products draws on an excellent production base consisting of experienced and certified manufacturers which have been for many years among the leading companies in their business fields.

Different product lines represent the vast experience in maritime applications and the sense for functionality, quality and design.

The core competencies of the Spare Parts division are:

  • Customer support service
  • Project management
  • Logistics
  • Qualtity asssurance

HEFKO Spare Parts provides special know-how based on decades of experience in ship design and construction. It’s network in the shipbuilding and offshore supplier industry solves also most difficult spare parts problems. Logistic partners help delivering all shipments in time worldwide.

HEFKO Spare Parts offers financing of projects or guarantees and secures punctual payments.


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