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Viking makes new acquisition amid extensive integration process

In the midst of integrating a major acquisition, Viking Life-Saving Equipment now takes over another company, which will reinforce the firm's marine fire services. "We feel ready for the next task," CEO tells ShippingWatch.

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It has only been about a year since Viking Life-Saving Equipment announced its acquisition of Norsafe, and now the safety service provider has landed another.

This time, it is the fire, safety and rescue division of Drew Marine, which is described as among the global top three in its field.

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