Vard to build third PSV for Carlotta

MAY 19, 2013 — Vard Holdings Limited reports that it has secured another contract for the design and construction of a platform supply vessel for Carlotta Offshore Ltd.

The vessel is a multifunctional PSV of VARD 1 08 design with a total length of 81 meters, beam of 18 meters 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's Vung Tau shipyard in Vietnam in third quarter 2015. With this newbuilding, Vard now has three vessels under construction for Carlotta Offshore, which it described last September as "a newly established player in the offshore support vessel market."