Singapore: Vard Holdings has secured a contract for the design and construction of a platform supply vessel (PSV) for E.R. Offshore.
The vessel is a multifunctional PSV of VARD 1 08 design with a total length of 81 m, beam of 18 m and a cargo deck area of 830 sq m. The vessel will be prepared for standby, rescue, firefighting and oil recovery operations. Delivery is scheduled from Vard Vung Tau in Vietnam in the middle of 2016.
E.R. Offshore has also taken over the contract for a sister vessel from Carlotta Offshore via a novation agreement. This vessel is currently under construction at Vard Vung Tau with an expected delivery in the third quarter of next year. [16/07/14]