Vard Clinches Contract to Design, Build PSV for Carlotte Offshore
Vard Holdings Limited (VARD), one of the major global designers and shipbuilders of offshore and specialized vessels, disclosed Monday that it 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 265 feet (81 meters), beam of 59 feet (18 meters) and a cargo deck area of 8,934 square feet (830 square meters). 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 Alesund, Norway. The vessels are designed with high focus on cargo capacity and excellent maneuvering capabilities combined with low fuel consumption.
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