‘Polar Onyx’ X-Bow OCV Has Left the Building [TIME LAPSE]

Here is a timelapse video showing the recent launch of the SX121 design 'Polar Onyx' Offshore Construction Vessel (OSV) at the Ulstein Verft shipyard in Ulsteinvik, Norway. The 'Polar Onyx' is equipped with dynamic positioning DP3 and a 250t AHC offshore crane. It will have a 275t vertical lay system situated over the moon pool and is capable of installing flexible pipes and … [Read more...]

VARD Secures Order for Diving Support and Construction Vessel

VARD Holdings Limited, a major global designer and shipbuilder of offshore and specialized vessels, announced that it has secured a contract from an unidentified international customer for the design and construction of a 157-meter Diving Support and Construction vessel. The new vessel will be of the VARD 3 06 design, developed by Vard Design in Ă…lesund, Norway, and will … [Read more...]