Friday, August 26, 2016
Maritime News

Vard Inks Order for Two Polar-Class Cruise Ships

Hapag-Lloyd Cruises has ordered two new expedition-style cruise ships at Vard as the Hamburg-based cruise company looks to expand in the segment. The two vessels will be built to the...

August 26, 2016
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Friday, August 12, 2016
Maritime News

VARD Confirms Expedition Cruise Ship Order

Norwegian shipbuilder VARD has confirmed the order for four expedition-style cruise ships for French luxury cruise company PONANT. The shipbuilding contracts follow a Letter of Intent for the four vessels...

August 12, 2016
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Friday, May 13, 2016
Maritime News

VARD in Another Deal to Build Expedition Cruise Ships

Norwegian shipbuilding group VARD has signed a Letter of Intent for the design and construction of two expedition cruise ships, its second such deal in as many months as the company...

May 13, 2016
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Thursday, May 12, 2016
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Maritime News

Vard Books $300 Million Order for Topaz Module Carriers

Offshore and specialized shipbuilder VARD has secured a $300 million to design and build “module carriers” as the company continues to look past traditional offshore vessels to secure new orders....

May 12, 2016
Total Views: 25

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Marine Industry Looks to Cruise Ships, Wind Farms to Weather Oil Slump

By Aradhana Aravindan and Keith Wallis SINGAPORE, April 12 (Reuters) – Marine and offshore engineering companies are turning to cruise ships, fishing vessels or even sea-based wind farms to keep...

April 12, 2016
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Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Maritime News

Vard Signs Letter of Intent to Build Four Expedition-Style Cruise Ships

Norwegian offshore shipbuilder VARD says it has signed a letter of intent to build four expedition cruise ships for French cruise company Ponant. The new vessels will be developed by...

March 16, 2016
Total Views: 22

Tuesday, September 29, 2015
Maritime News

Vard Books Topaz OSCVs for $100 Million

  Offshore shipbuilder VARD says it has lands new contracts for the design and construction of two offshore subsea construction vessels for first-time customer Topaz Energy and Marine for $100 million....

September 29, 2015
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Tuesday, May 19, 2015

VARD Delivers 280 Tons Of Bollard Pull To NorSkan

DOF AS reports today the 280 ton bollard pull anchor handling tug supply vessel (AHTS) Skandi Angra was delivered yesterday from Vard Niterói shipyard to its owner, NorSkan Offshore Ltda...

May 19, 2015
Total Views: 30

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Vard Holdings: Lack of New Vessel Orders Means Strict Cuts to Come

Vard Holdings, the Norway-based designer and builder of offshore and specialized vessels, on Wednesday reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015, revealing that a lack of new...

May 13, 2015
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Wednesday, December 17, 2014
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Farstad Signs Newbuild Order with VARD

Following up on their newbuild plan and associated charter contract announced last week, Farstad Shipping has today chosen Vard Holding Ltd. for the shipbuilding project. Farstad’s NOK 520 million (USD $70 million) Offshore...

December 17, 2014
Total Views: 23

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

E.R. Offshore Orders New PSV from VARD

E.R. Offshore, the offshore arm of Hamburg-based ship owning and management firm E.R. Schiffahrt Group has awarded VARD today a contract for the design and construction of a new 1 08 design platform supply vessel. The...

July 15, 2014
Total Views: 31

Monday, July 7, 2014
Engineering News

VARD Acquires STX Canada Marine

Fincantieri has continued their mission to gobble up companies that start with STX with their latest acquisition of naval architecture and marine engineering firm STX Canada Marine. Announced on Friday,...

July 7, 2014
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Monday, June 23, 2014

Nordic American Offshore Firms PSV Order With VARD

Nordic American Offshore on Monday announced that it has entered into firm agreements to purchase two new Platform Supply Vessels (PSVs) from Vard, which will increase the company’s fleet of modern PSVs to a total 10 vessels.

June 23, 2014
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Tuesday, June 10, 2014
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VARD Wins Record Single Ship Order from Solstad

Vard Holdings Ltd confirmed today the contract for the design and construction of a large Offshore Subsea Construction Vessel (OSCV) has been made effective. The contract is the largest single vessel order in VARD’s history.

June 10, 2014
Total Views: 23

Wednesday, June 4, 2014
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Rem Offshore Orders Extremely Powerful New Offshore Construction Vessel

Rem Offshore announced today a contract has been signed with VARD for the design and construction of a new immensely powerful offshore construction and anchor handling vessel with a bollard pull capacity...

June 4, 2014
Total Views: 14

Monday, May 5, 2014
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VARD and Simek Shipyards Win Supply Vessel Orders

Norwegian ship owner Island Offshore and Aberdeen-based Fletcher Shipping have just signed contracts with Rolls-Royce for a total of four new offshore supply vessels of the UT 717 CDX and UT 755...

May 5, 2014
Total Views: 12

Friday, March 14, 2014

VARD Finishes Big Week With Order for Two PSVs

Norwegian offshore shipbuilder VARD closed out a big week on Friday announcing a third contract for two platform supply vessels from Mermaid Marine Australia.

March 14, 2014
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Wednesday, March 12, 2014

VARD Lands Two More

Fincantieri's VARD Holdings continued its week by landing an order for two offshore support vessels for an undisclosed customer.

March 12, 2014
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Tuesday, February 11, 2014

VARD Secures Offshore Vessel Orders

VARD Holdings has announced it has been awarded two contracts for the design and construction of two offshore vessels for return customers Bourbon Offshore and Carlotta Offshore of Vietnam.

February 11, 2014
Total Views: 173

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

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...

January 15, 2014
Total Views: 14