Aker Yards has signed a contract worth approximately NOK 150 million with Olympic Shipping to build a Platform Supply Vessel of the MT 6009 design. Delivery is scheduled for December 2006.
"We are pleased to have received another newbuilding order from Olympic Shipping," comments Roy Reite, in charge of Aker Yards' Offshore & Specialized Vessels business area. "This contract confirms our long and good relationship with Olympic Shipping, which currently has two vessels under construction at our yards".
Vessel type: MT 6009, Platform Supply Vessel
Contract value: Approx. NOK 150 million
Delivery yard: Aker Brattvaag: Aker Aukra
Delivery time: December 2006
Length and width: 74.30 meters long,
16.40 meters wide
Deadweight: 3300 tons
Design: Marin Teknikk AS
For further information, please contact:
SVP Corporate Communications and IR, Aker Yards ASA
+47 24 13 01 30
Aker Yards ASA is an international shipbuilding group focusing on sophisticated vessels and is one of the world's largest shipbuilders. The group has a strong position both in terms of innovation, product range, technology, experience and capacity. The product range includes cruise vessels and ferries, merchant vessels, offshore and specialized vessels. Aker Yards, with a turnover of NOK 12.5 bn. in 2004, comprises 13 yards in Norway, Finland, Germany, Romania and Brazil, and has approximately 13.000 employees. www.akeryards.com