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About Ascargo

More than 60 years of history

ASCARGO started trading in 1955 as a manufacturer of hatch covers and was a landmark company in the sector for many years. For over 20 years, ASCARGO has been supplying hatch cover spare parts from leading manufacturers worldwide. It stocks a wide variety of mechanical and hydraulic accessories, from leading manufacturers, such as Cargotec and TTS.  

The ASCARGO technical team will advise you on the most appropriate parts for your vessel and has its Own Workshop for manufacturing and machining any type of parts with quick lead times.

ASCARGO is a division of SINTEMAR.

Productos

PRODUCTS

Large stock of hatch cover fittings and spare parts for immediate supply. 

Mecanizado

MACHINING

Own workshop and technical office to advise on and machine parts.

Logística internacional

INTERNATIONAL LOGISTICS

Quick and efficient supply to anywhere in the world.  

Timeline

2013

ASCARGO becomes a division of SINTEMAR specialising in the supply of hatch cover spares.

2003

ASCARGO starts installing, repairing and supplying hatch cover spares for customers worldwide .

1983

Emergency landing of the Harrier ZA176 military aircraft on ASCARGO hatches.

1982

ASCARGO designs the first general purpose vehicle carrier.

1967

ASCARGO (Spain) enters into partnership with ASCA in Southern Europe, Central and South America, and Africa.

1960

First reefer fitted in Spain with ASCARGO hatch covers.

1956

Installation of the first balanlift single-pull hatch cover with connecting rods designed by Cargocover for the Euskalduna Shipyard (Bilbao).

1955

Dr. R. Zubiaga Naval (Newcastle, King's College) founds Cargocover, later known as ASCARGO.