Aker Yards has signed a contract with GDV Shipping AS in Arendal, Norway, to deliver one Aker PSV/ROV 06CD Platform supply vessel. The total value of the contract is approximately NOK 400 million.
The hull for the vessel will be built in Romania and outfitted in Norway. Delivery of the vessel is scheduled for the 4th quarter of 2009.
The contract also includes an option for a similar vessel for delivery in the 2nd quarter of 2010.
Aker Yards has delivered, or have under construction, 28 vessels of own design.
Aker PSV/ROV 06 CD, Platform Supply Vessel
For further information please contact:
Aker Yards, Offshore & Specialized Vessels
Hege Anita Akselvoll, Communications Manager, phone +47 71 18 35 34
GDV Shipping AS
Rune Lyngvi, Managing Director, phone +47 90 55 46 12
Aker Yards ASA is an international shipbuilding group focusing on sophisticated vessels. The group has a strong position both in terms of innovation, product range, technology, experience and capacity. The product range includes cruise vessels & ferries, merchant vessels and offshore & specialized vessels. Aker Yards comprises 17 yards in
Brazil, Finland, France, Germany, Norway, Romania and Ukraine. Aker Yards has approximately 20,000 employees.