Maersk to adopt HydroPen container firefighting system

Shipping company A.P. Moller-Maersk has opted for full-scale implementation of the HydroPen firefighting system, designed for direct firefighting in stacked shipping containers onboard commercial vessels.

“From having been involved in the early development phases to fully implementing the HydroPen™ system, A.P. Moller-Maersk has once again shown its uncompromising commitment to go beyond industry standards, to protect both its crews and its clients cargo and assets” said VIKING’s Anders Nørgaard Lauridsen, senior country director, Baltic Sea.

The contract represents the single largest HydroPen order for VIKING life-saving equipment and will see systems delivered for the entire fleet of A.P. Moller-Maersk owned vessels.

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