ESVAGT AURORA the “Best Spanish Built Ship in 2012”

On Thursday October 24, the Association of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers in Spain (AINE) handed over the award for Best Spanish ship built in 2012 to Zamakona Yards.

The event took place at a gala dinner held at the Club de Campo in Madrid as a part of the 52nd Congress of Naval Engineering and Maritime Industry for the year 2013, under the theme “Engineers and Engineering.

Zamakona President Mr. Pedro Garaygordobil received the reward from Mr. Luis Vilches Collado, Dean – President of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers in Spain.

The award certifies that the ship ESVAGT AURORA is the Best Spanish ship built in 2012. Zamakona Yards won the final at Metalships & Docks with the vessel North Ocean 105 and Armón Vigo shipyard with the ship Angeles Alvariño. The shipowner is the company Esvagt AS, owned by the Danish multinational AP Møller- Mærsk.

ESVAGT AURORA the “Best Spanish Built Ship in 2012”ESVAGT AURORA’s primary mission is to provide immediate assistance to emergency situations and to provide support to deep sea operations. The ship is specially adapted to service in adverse weather conditions in the Barents Sea. The vessel incorporates the latest cutting-edge technological developments for the launch and recovery of rescue boats, deicing equipment to prevent accumulation on deck as well as equipment for pollution control. It meets the highest standards required by the Norwegian authorities for this type of vessels.

With this award, Zamakona Yards is positioned as market leader in Spain and Europe in manufacturing offshore vessels. Zamakona Yards Group has facilities in Santurtzi (Vizcaya), Pasajes (Guipúzcoa) and Las Palmas of Gran Canaria (Canary Islands), with over 41 years of experience in shipbuilding and repairs of all types of vessels. The company is specialized in offshore vessels, fishing boats and tugs construction.

 

Press Release, October 29, 2013

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