Last Update June 27, 2016

Categories

  • Maintenance Repair Overhaul and Logistics Support
  • Military, Tactical, Logistic Support Vehicles & related equipment

The Saracakis Group of Companies is based in Athens and employs around 800 persons. The headquarters are situated on Athinon Avenue, at 2 km distance from the city centre. Offices, showrooms, production and training facilities, service workshops, warehouses and vehicles storage are housed in 250.000 sq.m of company owned premises throughout Greece.

The Group is one of the main suppliers of the Hellenic ARmy, the Government and big public organizations. For example in 1969 a massive order of 350 Komatsu construction vehicles was delivered to the Reconstruction Works Military Division of the Greek Army. In 1985, another massive order numbering approx. 550 Komatsu products was delivered to the same division of the Greek Army.

The Group's turnover in 2003 amounted to approx. 327 million EURO whilst the turnover for the year 2004 is projected to reach approx. 390 million EURO.

In the commercial sector, the Saracakis Group has been a for a long time the sole importer-distributor in Greece for various products, for example: Renault Trucks, Volvo Trucks, Volvo Buses, Volvo Penta (marine, industrial and off-road engines), Honda Motor (automobiles, motorcycles, power products), Mitsubishi Motors passenger cars and light commercial vehicles, Tadano mobile cranes and equipment carriers, Komatsu construction and mining equipment, etc.

The Group's industrial division has presented many world premiers and innovations. With the support of Volvo Bus Corporation in Sweden, Saracakis has built the first articulated, low floor in its entire length city busin the world. The production of 120 such buses on Volvo B7LA chassis has been completed and delivered to the Athens Urban Transport Company (ETHEL).

Saracakis has also built the first stainless steel bus in Greece, which eliminates the corrosion phenomena and thus prolongs the operational life of the vehicle. The industrial division is certified with ISO 9001 in the areas of development, manufacture, material supply, construction of mechanical parts, quality control, distribution and after-sales service.

 

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Saracakis Group of Companies

  • 71, Athinon Ave., Athens, Greece
  • +30 210 3483300
  • +30 210 3467329
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