Wednesday, June 21, 2017
News

Norwegian OSV Mega-Merger Completed

The world’s largest high-end offshore service vessel company was created Wednesday with the completion of the mergers involving former Norwegian offshore shipping companies Farstad Shipping, Deep Sea Supply and Solstad...

June 21, 2017
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Friday, December 2, 2016
News

Farstad AHTS’ Land Offshore Fish Farm Contract

Norwegian offshore company Farstad Shipping announced it has picked up an aquaculture contract for its AHTS vessels. The company said Friday it was awarded a contract from Ocean Farming AS,...

December 2, 2016
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Friday, November 25, 2016
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Maritime News

Farstad Shipping in Restructuring Deal with Investor Siem

Norway-based offshore services company Farstad Shipping on Thursday announced the outline for comprehensive financial restructuring with Siem and its secured lenders. Here is the rundown from Reuters: Nov 24 (Reuters)...

November 25, 2016
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Friday, October 2, 2015
Maritime News

Farstad Shipping to Lay Up Five Vessels

  Farstad Shipping said Friday it is planning to lay up two platform supply vessels and three anchor handling tugs in Norway, marking the latest casualty of the weakened offshore market that...

October 2, 2015
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Wednesday, July 30, 2014
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News

gCaptain Exclusive: Interview With Farstad CEO Karl-Johan Bakken

Karl-Johan Bakken, Chief Executive of Ålesund-based Farstad Shipping (OSE: FAR), got his start in the maritime industry in the mid 1980s as a naval architect at the Ulstein Group, where...

July 30, 2014
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Tuesday, April 22, 2014
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News

Farstad Gains 13 New OSV Charter Contracts

Farstad Shipping, the Norway-based OSV operator announced 13 of their company’s vessels gained a total of NOK 525 million in new charter contracts today. The contracts are spread globally and...

April 22, 2014
Total Views: 11

Thursday, March 7, 2013
Offshore

Farstad Shipping Announces Sale and Leaseback of Pair of AHTS’

Farstad Shipping ASA has, through its wholly owned subsidiary Farstad Supply AS, reached an agreement with Ocean Yield of a sale and leaseback of two AHTS. The vessels, both UT...

March 7, 2013
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Friday, January 11, 2013
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News

Farstad Shipping Awarded $57 Million in Charter Contracts

Norwegian offshore supply vessel owner and operator, Farstad Shipping ASA announced today they have been awarded the following charter contracts worth NOK 32o million: Client: Statoil PSV Far Spica (2013,...

January 11, 2013
Total Views: 9

Thursday, October 4, 2012
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Engineering News

SMM Hamburg’s “Ship of the Year” Delivered to Farstad Shipping

The DNV-classed Far Solitaire (UT 754 WP) was delivered today from the STX OSV Langsten shipyard to its new owner, Farstad Shipping.  Last month, this vessel won the prestigious “Ship...

October 4, 2012
Total Views: 5

Monday, July 2, 2012
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News

Destined for the North Sea Market. STX OSV Delivers the Far Scotsman

Originally ordered in November 2010, the STX OSV Langstan-built Far Scotsman (STX PSV08 CD) was delivered today to Farstad Shipping Limited and is slated to trade the spot market in the...

July 2, 2012
Total Views: 2

Thursday, June 14, 2012
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News

Farstad Shipping Wins $234 Million in Charter Contracts

Farstad Shipping announced today the winning of charter contracts for 9 of their vessels, including two newbuild PSVs for Statoil.  Excluding options, the value of these deals are reportedly worth NOK...

June 14, 2012
Total Views: 1

Friday, March 30, 2012
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Engineering News

Farstad Shipping Orders a Pair of Rolls-Royce OSVs from STX Shipbuilding

STX OSV announced today that it had secured new contracts for the construction of two Multifunctional Deep Water Anchor Handling / Offshore Service vessels for Farstad Shipping. The total value...

March 30, 2012
Total Views: 9