Vard Holdings Limited (VARD), one of the major global designers and shipbuilders of offshore and specialized vessels, has secured a new contract for the design and construction of one Platform Supply Vessel (PSV) for Carlotta Offshore Ltd., a newly established player in the offshore support vessel market.
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 of approximately 4000 dwt will be prepared for standby, rescue, firefighting and oil recovery operations.
Delivery is scheduled from Vard Vung Tau in Vietnam in 4 Q 2014.
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 maneuvering capabilities combined with low fuel consumption.