BOA Offshore Orders Subsea IMR Newbuild

OA IMR AS, a subsidiary of BOA Offshore, has entered into a shipbuilding contract today with Noryards Fosen AS for a light construction / Subsea Inspection Maintenance and Repair (IMR) vessel. The contract is valued in the range of NOK 700 million and includes two additional options. This new IMR vessel will measure 108 meters in length by 24 meters at the beam and has been … [Read more...]

SPOTD: Technip’s Latest Subsea Construction Ship, North Sea Atlantic

Bergen-based NorYards BMV (previously Bergen Group) held a naming ceremony for the 142 meter offshore construction vessel North Sea Atlantic.  In conjunction with a long term charter with North Sea Shipping, the newbuild order was placed by Technip in 2012.  Following final commissioning and sea trials, the ship will be placed on charter for a minimum of 5 years with a possible … [Read more...]

NorYards Appoints Neteland as Interim CEO

Johannes Neteland, the former head of marine and offshore industry supplier TTS Group, has been appointed CEO of NorYards AS effective 1 March 2014.  For Neteland, the appointment is only temporary however, as a more permanent CEO is considered within the next six months. NorYards, a full-scope shipbuilding and design company focused on the design and construction of … [Read more...]