Ulstein Verft to construct large cable-laying vessel for Nexans (Video)

Ulstein Verft to construct large cable-laying vessel for Nexans (Video)

Nexans Subsea Operations has signed a shipbuilding contract with Ulstein Verft on the construction of a large, DP3 cable laying vessel. CEO Gunvor Ulstein, Ulstein Group, comments: “We are very pleased that …
Jul 5, 2018 /  Vessels
W2W offshore wind vessel Acta Auriga named in a ceremony in Emden, Germany (Video)

W2W offshore wind vessel Acta Auriga named in a ceremony in Emden, Germany (Video)

The W2W offshore wind vessel, Acta Auriga was named by lady sponsor Ingelore Hering in a ceremony in Emden, Germany, on 20 June 2018. The Construction Support Vessel / Service Operation Vessel 'Acta Auriga' was …
Jun 21, 2018 /  Vessels
Acta Marine takes delivery of the Acta Auriga from Ulstein Verft

Acta Marine takes delivery of the Acta Auriga from Ulstein Verft

Acta Marine’s newbuild Walk to Work vessel Acta Auriga was delivered from Ulstein Verft on 28 March 2018, three days before schedule. High quality and delivery precision were crucial when Acta Marine placed the …
Mar 30, 2018 /  Vessels
Western Baltija Shipbuilding to supply hull blocks for Color Line's newbuild

Western Baltija Shipbuilding to supply hull blocks for Color Line's newbuild

Western Baltija Shipbuilding (WBS) signed a contract on the production of the hull blocks for the largest hybrid ferry in the world with the Norwegian company Ulstein Verft AS in spring and is already commencing first …
Oct 13, 2017 /  Curious
Acta Marine reveals stellar name of their new built DP2 Walk-to-Work construction support vessel

Acta Marine reveals stellar name of their new built DP2 Walk-to-Work construction support vessel

The construction of Acta Marine’s new built Ulstein SX195 walk to work vessel is progressing well and on schedule at Crist shipyard in Poland. Acta Marine announced yesterday that the vessel will sail under the …
Sep 13, 2017 /  Vessels
Photos: Steel Cutting Ceremony Of The World’s Largest Plug-In Hybrid Vessel

Photos: Steel Cutting Ceremony Of The World’s Largest Plug-In Hybrid Vessel

The steel cutting ceremony of the Ulstein Verft's yard number 311, the plug-in hybrid ferry for Color Line, was held on Friday 14 July. SVP Marine & Technical, Jan Helge Pile, at Color Line, performed the first cut. …
Jul 18, 2017 /  Vessels
Polar expedition ship Ocean Adventurer upgraded at Ulstein Verft

Polar expedition ship Ocean Adventurer upgraded at Ulstein Verft

The polar expedition ship, Ocean Adventurer, has been upgraded at Ulstein Verft. All main equipment and engines have been replaced, and the accommodation capacity has been increased. The work included engineering by …
Jul 4, 2017 /  Vessels
Rolls-Royce to provide power for the world’s largest hybrid ferry

Rolls-Royce to provide power for the world’s largest hybrid ferry

Rolls-Royce has received an order for four B33:45L diesel engines to power the world’s largest hybrid ferry being built for the Norwegian cruise and transport company Color Line. The ferry is designed by Fosen and …
Jun 16, 2017 /  Vessels
World’s largest plug-in hybrid vessel awarded Next Generation Ship Award

World’s largest plug-in hybrid vessel awarded Next Generation Ship Award

At the opening ceremony of the Nor-Shipping exhibition today, the ‘Color Hybrid’ plug-in hybrid ship was announced the winner of the Next Generation Ship Award. The vessel has been designed by Fosen Yard and …
May 30, 2017 /  Vessels
Ulstein SX175-designed Windea Leibniz Nominated “Ship Of The Year 2017”

Ulstein SX175-designed Windea Leibniz Nominated “Ship Of The Year 2017”

Windea Leibniz, a Service Operation Vessel (SOV) for the offshore wind industry, has been nominated 'Ship of the Year 2017' by the maritime magazine Skipsrevyen. The winner will be announced on 30 May at the Nor-Shipping …
May 4, 2017 /  Vessels