Thursday, March 2, 2017

VARD Lands $41 Million Trawler Order

Shipbuilding Vard Holdings has announced it has secured a contract for the construction of a pelagic trawler for Shetland-based Research Fishing Company. The

March 2, 2017
Total Views: 12

Tuesday, January 10, 2017
Maritime News

Vard to Build Two LNG-Powered Ro-Pax Ferries for Norwegian Fjords

Offshore and specialized ship-builder VARD has secured contracts for the construction of two LNG powered RoPax ferries for Torghatten Nord in Norway.  The

January 10, 2017
Total Views: 83

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

WATCH: Technip’s New Diving Support Vessel, Deep Explorer

French engineering company Technip has introduced its latest newbuild, the diving support vessel (DSV) Deep Explorer.  The vessel was officially named

November 15, 2016
Total Views: 246

Monday, November 14, 2016

Fincantieri Launches Offer for Remaining Vard Shares

Italian shipbuilding group Fincantieri has made a conditional offer for the remaining shares of Vard Holdings with a plan to take the company private.

November 14, 2016
Total Views: 3

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

August 26, 2016
Total Views: 12

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

August 12, 2016
Total Views: 19

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

May 13, 2016
Total Views: 7

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

May 12, 2016
Total Views: 34

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

April 12, 2016
Total Views: 3

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

March 16, 2016
Total Views: 62

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

September 29, 2015
Total Views: 1

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

May 19, 2015
Total Views: 41

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

May 13, 2015
Total Views: 9

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

December 17, 2014
Total Views: 45

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

July 15, 2014
Total Views: 44

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

July 7, 2014
Total Views: 42

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

June 23, 2014
Total Views: 4

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.

June 10, 2014
Total Views: 40

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

June 4, 2014
Total Views: 29

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

May 5, 2014
Total Views: 23