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  • 13 February 2018
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian engineering and construction services company Kvaerner plans to invest NOK 370 million ($46.9M) in a new quay at the company’s facility at Stord, Norway.  The move comes following the award of a contract to Kvaerner by Statoil for delivery of the topside modules for the Johan Castberg FPSO, as well as for hook-up and integration […]

  • 19 September 2019
    Business & Finance

    Kvaerner has bought more production and warehouse space, as well as office facilities as part of its strategy to “increase competitiveness and position the company for future growth.”

  • 20 September 2019
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Kvaerner has expanded the capacity of its facilities at Stord in the yard area, storage area and offices to increase competitiveness and position the company for future growth. In addition, Kvaerner establishes its own inhouse capacity to supply insulation boxes, which often makes up a significant part of offshore or onshore processing plants. These measures […]

  • 10 April 2014
    Equipment

    Finland’s marine equipment specialist Wärtsilä inaugurated its new electrical & automation test centre in Stord, Norway on 9 April. The new facility is one of the largest test centres in Europe dedicated specifically to electrical and automation systems for marine and offshore applications.   The facilities were inaugurated by Wärtsilä’s President & CEO Björn Rosengren […]

  • 2 November 2016

    DOF Rederi, a subsidiary of Norwegian shipping company DOF, has sold and delivered its anchor handling tug and supply (AHTS) vessel Skandi Stord to an undisclosed foreign buyer. DOF announced the sale of the vessel on Tuesday without revealing the client or financial terms of the contract. This is the company’s second vessel sale in quick […]

  • 10 April 2014

    Wärtsilä inaugurated its new electrical & automation test centre in Stord, Norway on 9 April. The new facility is one of the largest test centres in Europe dedicated specifically to electrical and automation systems for marine and offshore applications. The facilities were inaugurated by Wärtsilä’s President & CEO Björn Rosengren together with Liv Kari Eskeland, […]

  • 17 January 2014

    Technip Norge AS has awarded Kvaerner a sub-contract for the Fjord Base and Support Services related to the upending and readying for mating operations of the substructure for the Aasta Hansteen Spar platform. Kvaerner’s scope includes providing services and assistance to Technip during mooring, upending, ballasting, installation of predefined equipment and preparation of the Aasta […]

  • 17 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Technip Norge AS has awarded Kvaerner a sub-contract for the Fjord Base and Support Services related to the upending and make ready for mating operations of the substructure for the Aasta Hansteen Spar platform. Kvaerner’s scope includes providing services and assistance to Technip during mooring, upending, ballasting, installation of predefined equipment and preparation of the […]

  • 2 May 2019
    Business & Finance

    Statfjord A does a full circle. Built at Stord, demolished at Stord.

  • 13 February 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Hyundai Heavy Industries (Hyundai) has awarded Kvaerner a sub-contract to provide services for inshore and offshore hook-up and commissioning assistance for the topsides for the Aasta Hansteen project. The inshore-work will be carried out at Stord and the offshore scope will be done at the field in the Norwegian Sea 300 km west of Bodø. […]

  • 27 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    DOF has today entered into two time charter contracts with Total Egypt (Total) for employment of the vessels “Skandi Stord”  and “Skandi Saigon” in the Egyptian economic zone. Commencement is end September, 2013, each with a firm period of  approx. 100 days. Total has an option to extend the contracts for each ship with approx. […]

  • 16 April 2008

    The hull substructure for the world’s most advanced drilling rig Aker H-6e has started on its 50 days journey from Dubai to Stord in Norway. Weighing 16 000 tonnes, equalling 16 000 cars, this is one of the largest drilling rigs to be towed. The hull is constructed by Aker Solutions at Drydocks World’s Dubai […]

  • 27 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    DOF has today entered into two time charter contracts with Total Egypt (Total) for employment of the vessels “SKANDI STORD and “SKANDI SAIGON” in the Egyptian economic zone, starting end September, 2013, each with a firm period of approximately. 100 days. Total has an option to extend the contracts for each ship with approximately 40 days. The aggregate contract value for […]

  • 12 June 2019
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Norwegian engineering and construction services company Kvaerner has laid a foundation stone for its new quay at the Stord shipyard in Norway. 

  • 10 June 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Kvaerner Stord has extended the Apply Scope of Work for delivery of the Eldfisk 2/7 S Living Quarters, from supply of the architect and insulation disciplines to take full responsibility for the Living Quarters outfitting and completion. Kvaerner Stord is the topsides contractor to ConocoPhillips for their Eldfisk 2/7 S Project. The contract includes outfitting […]

  • 4 May 2017

    Statoil has started assembling the Siemens 6MW turbines for the 30MW Hywind Scotland floating wind farm at the assembly base in Stord, Norway.

  • 14 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Kvaerner has reported that the H-6e drilling rig Transocean Barents will arrive at Kvaerner’s facilities at Stord this week for a two month yard stay. The main purpose of the stay is the five year classification of the rig, as well as upgrade and modification work. When the rig arrives, it will first spend a […]

  • 20 June 2017

    The first of the total 5 turbines for the Hywind Scotland project has been lifted onto its floating foundation in Stord, Norway, and is ready for the deployment off the Scottish coast.

  • 8 March 2015

    A worker died in an accident on Saturday morning at Kvaerner’s decommissioning yard at Eldoyane at Stord, Norway. According to Kvaerner, a man in his late thirties died after having been struck by a heavy sheet-metal plate. The man was from Eastern Europe. The accident happened in connection with demolition of an installation which was […]

  • 4 May 2017

    Statoil has started assembling the Siemens 6MW turbines for the 30MW Hywind Scotland floating wind farm at the assembly base in Stord, Norway.

  • 8 May 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Kvaerner is preparing for a significant growth in its home market and invests approximately NOK 250 million in upgrades of its facilities at Stord. The major investments will be increased lifting and trailing capacity, including a new Goliath gantry crane. “We have won some major contracts and are preparing for future growth in our home […]

  • 17 January 2014

    Technip Norge AS has awarded Kvaerner a sub-contract for the Fjord Base and Support Services related to the upending and make ready for mating operations of the substructure for the Aasta Hansteen Spar platform.   Kvaerner’s scope includes providing services and assistance to Technip during mooring, upending, ballasting, installation of predefined equipment and preparation of […]