3 March 2011

Bergen Group Dreggen established with Country Manager in Brazil

Bergen Group Dreggen has now strengthened its presence in Brazil by employing Ms. Suzana Sandoval Barros (picture below) as Country Manager.


Ms. Barros has a vast experience from the O&G business in Brazil and has made previous achievements in positions as Financial Director, Sales and Marketing Manager and Project Coordinator in established Brazilian and international companies. Her latest position was with Frontier Drilling where she was employed from 2003 through 2010.

After about one year’s presence in Brazil in a joint venture with the Norwegian company Noreq, Bergen Group Dreggen  is now establishing their  own organization in order to prepare for further growth in the Brazilian marked.

Bergen Group Dreggen’s office in Brazil s located in Torre do Rio Sul together with the Norwegian Business Incubator Office (NBIO) in the Norwegian Business Cluster in Rio de Janeiro. 

Bergen Group Dreggen AS is a subsidiary of the maritime industrial group Bergen Group ASA with a total of 1,700 employees and headquartered in Norway. Bergen Group Dreggen delivers cranes and lifting equipment for vessels and offshore constructions globally. In addition to being a part of the Group's value chain in shipbuilding and offshore, the company has a substantial portfolio of external customers. Bergen Group Dreggen is a part of the group's Technology-division.

For further information:

Ms. Suzana Sandoval Barros, Country Manager Bergen Group Dreggen Brazil

E-mail: suzana.barros@bergengroup.no

Mr. Halldor Rongve, CEO Bergen Group Dreggen, phone +47 970 52 881