After his graduation from Sivitanidios School, Mr. Dimitris Pavlou served his military service in the Navy achieving rank as a 2nd Engineer. By the year 1975, Dimitris Pavlou is already a Production Manager for the Fire Extinguisher Manufacturer TECHNOPYR while at the same time he’s using his experience as a Safety Inspector for ships and vessels.
First Corporate Activity
In 1976 Mr. Pavlou becomes the co-founder of “FIREFLY” Katsimigkos – Pavlou Co., dealing mostly with sales and maintenance of fire extinguishers as well as Ships Safety and installations of Fire Fighting and Fire Detection systems.
1987 is the year Dimitris Pavlou decided it’s time to found his own company. He moves to Chalandri and establishes the first “Pavlou Fire Fighting Equipment” store. The activities of the company included sales, maintenance and recharging of fire extinguishers as well as Safety Lighting, the installation of Fire Fighting and Fire Detection Systems in industries, office and residential buildings, public areas, etc. At the same time, in 1989 he becomes General Partner at a Technical Company in order to take up E/M projects. The company consisted of 7 employees and subcontractors of various specialties.
Since 1993, he’s exclusively developing the “Dimitrios K. Pavlou” Fire Fighting Company with a more flexible schedule, remarkable outsourcing partners and a specialized subcontractor team of mechanics, electricians and plumbers. As a result he gains a large portion of the Fire Fighting and Fire Safety market in Attica.
One of the first Identified Companies by Bureau Veritas, with a Certified Competent Person among the employees.
In 2007 the company passes to Mr. Pavlou’s sons and a new store opens in Gerakas, ready to cover the eastern suburbs of Attica. The plans for further development of the company continue…