Vard Holdings Limited (VARD), one of major global designers and shipbuilders of offshore and specialized vessels, has secured another contract for the design and construction of one Platform Supply Vessel (PSV) for Carlotta Offshore Ltd.
The vessel is a multifunctional PSV of VARD 1 08 design with a total length of 81 meters, beam of 18 meters and a cargo deck area of 830 m2.
The vessel will be prepared for standby, rescue, firefighting and oil recovery operations.
Delivery is scheduled from Vard Vung Tau in Vietnam in 3Q 2015.
With this newbuilding, VARD has three vessels under construction for Carlotta Offshore.
The VARD 1-series comprises a wide range of platform supply vessels designed by Vard Design in Ålesund, Norway. The vessels are designed with high focus on cargo capacity and excellent manoeuvring capabilities combined with low fuel consumption.
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