The traditional company Blohm + Voss Industries GmbH (BVI), subsidiary of the Thyssen Krupp group, is considered one of the largest German industry and trade enterprises employing 350 staff members in Hamburg. Customers as well as staff regard it as a reliable trustworthy partner.
Since the founding of Blohm + Voss 130 years ago, the mechanical engineering is the most important division of the company. Until today, stabilisers and sealings are being manufactured at the Hamburg site and find their use in large ships such as the Aida cruise liners.
To thank the employees for their successful and committed work, BVI invited them to a very special event. For the first time at BVI ‘ Family Celebration úFull speed ahead!î, the staff experienced a playful maritime fair-event for young and old together with their family. The focus of the event was set on enjoyment, fun and action. For this purpose, a buzz of activity was created on the company’s premises featuring a marquee, a stage with a diverse and entertaining show programme, fun rides such as a nostalgic swing boat, a high striker, coconut shy, entertainers and many other attractions, that would not only let the children’s eyes sparkle with joy. Numerous catering zones with maritime flair invited the guests to stay and enjoy interesting get-togethers over delicious food.
Furthermore, the guests could take part in informative guided tours through the production halls. Thus the employees got the chance to present their families the impressive machines and production techniques.
Following the motto “Full speed ahead” all the guests experienced an unforgettable day at Hamburg’s beautiful free-port.
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