Greatship (India) Limited, wholly owned subsidiary of The Great Eastern Shipping Company Limited, Mumbai India, has confirmed an agreement with Aker Yards, for the building of two Platform Supply Vessels of UT 755 LN type.
The Contract value is approximately NOK 290 million. Delivery is scheduled for July and October 2008.
Vessel type UT 755 LN, PSV
Contract value Approx. NOK 290 million
Delivery time July and October 2008
Length and width 73.60 m., 16.0 m.
Cargo capacity 3240 tonnes
For further information please contact:
Tore Langballe, SVP Corporate Communications Aker Yards ASA +47 24 13 01 30
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, offshore & specialized vessels. Aker Yards, with an annual turnover of euro 2 bn, comprises 13 yards in Norway, Finland, Germany, Romania and Brazil and has approximately 13,000 employees. www.akeryards.com
Aker Yards is part of the Aker Group (www.akerasa.com), a leading multi-industry powerhouse with more than 40,000 employees and EUR 7.5 billion revenues. Aker owns 50.4 per cent of Aker Yards, and the group is also a significant participant in the oil & gas business as well as the fisheries industry.