Major Milestone for First X-Bow Polar Vessel at Ulstein Verft

Major Milestone for First X-Bow Polar Vessel at Ulstein Verft

The workers at Ulstein today followed closely the hull arrival of the polar expedition cruise vessel ‘National Geographic Endurance’ (see also CruiseMapper). This is the first X-BOW® polar vessel to be …
Apr 23, 2019 /  Vessels
Spotted: A Touch Of Colour For The 'Color Hybrid'

Spotted: A Touch Of Colour For The 'Color Hybrid'

The progress of the 'Color Hybrid' (see also CruiseMapper) ship construction in spring 2019 has been steady, and the most visible is the painting process. The vessel is now getting prepared to be launched from the dock …
Apr 9, 2019 /  Vessels
Major milestone passed for Nexans’ new DP3 cable laying vessel, CS Aurora

Major milestone passed for Nexans’ new DP3 cable laying vessel, CS Aurora

The first major milestone in the construction of Nexans’ new DP3 cable laying vessel, the C/S Aurora, was passed Monday with the cutting of the first steel. “This is a proud moment for Nexans and an …
Feb 19, 2019 /  Vessels
Seismic vessels 'Oceanic Sirius' and 'Oceanic Vega' complete tandem drydocking at Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam

Seismic vessels 'Oceanic Sirius' and 'Oceanic Vega' complete tandem drydocking at Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam

Sister-ships Oceanic Sirius and Oceanic Vega have completed a round-the-clock, 10-day maintenance programme at Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam (DSAm). For eight of those days the two 106-metre vessels were in the yard’s …
Dec 20, 2018 /  Vessels
Acta Centaurus arrived at Ulsteinvik for final Construction phase

Acta Centaurus arrived at Ulsteinvik for final Construction phase

Acta Marine and Ulstein Verft announced earlier today that the Ulstein SX195 hull of Acta Marine’s second Walk-to-Work vessel from Ulstein ACTA CENTAURUS has now arrived at Ulstein Verft AS Norway. During the …
Dec 10, 2018 /  Vessels
Color Line and Ulstein Verft mark the construction start-up on the world's largest plug-in hybrid ship, the 'Color Hybrid

Color Line and Ulstein Verft mark the construction start-up on the world's largest plug-in hybrid ship, the 'Color Hybrid

On Thursday, 15 November, Color Line and Ulstein Verft marked the construction start-up on the world's largest plug-in hybrid ship, the 'Color Hybrid'. The hull is placed in the dock hall, and several hundred yard …
Nov 15, 2018 /  Vessels
COLOR HYBRID being finalised at Ulstein Verft

COLOR HYBRID being finalised at Ulstein Verft

The hull of the Color Hybrid, Color Line's next flag-ship (see also CruiseMapper) that will be servicing Sandefjord-Strömstad, has arrived Ulstein Verft for completion. The ship is contracted by Color Line at …
Nov 7, 2018 /  Vessels
Ulstein Verft signs contract with the Bernhard Schulte for a service operation vessel

Ulstein Verft signs contract with the Bernhard Schulte for a service operation vessel

Ulstein Verft has signed a shipbuilding contract with the Germany-based Bernhard Schulte for a service operation vessel (SOVs) of the ULSTEIN SX195 design type developed by Ulstein Design & Solutions. The vessel …
Aug 2, 2018 /  Vessels
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