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Common-rail technology for Norwegian ferry newbuildings
MAN Diesel & Turbo recently signed a contract with Norwegian shipbuilder Bergen Group Fosen to supply eight common-rail-based 10L32/44CR main engines, along with six L21/31 auxiliary gensets and four RENK gearboxes. 19 Jul 2010
Bergen Group to build two new cruise ferries for Fjord Line
Fjord Line in Norway has signed a Euro 206 million contract with Bergen Group Fosen, a wholly owned subsidiary of Bergen Group, to build two new cruise ferries. 17 Mar 2010
Offshore seismic vessel delivered
Norway’s Bergen Group Fosen has recently delivered a new 4,750 dwt advanced offshore seismic vessel to Volstad Marine. 09 Mar 2010
Completion of yard facility sale in Sweden
Bergen Group refers to the stock exchange message from 19 November 2009 stating that the company had signed a letter of intent regarding the sale of its hull shipyard in Landskrona, Sweden. 10 Feb 2010
LOI to rebuild seismic vessel
Bergen Group has, through its subsidiary Bergen Group AS Halsnøy, signed a letter of intent to rebuild the seismic vessel ‘Geowave Master’ owned by Master and Commander AS. 11 Nov 2010
New construction support vessel joins Solstad fleet
Solstad Offshore ASA recently took delivery of the construction support vessel ‘Normand Pacific’, a custom made ship of the ST 256 L CD type for diving and ROV-operations. 01 Jan 2011
New construction support vessel joins Solstad fleet
The construction support vessel ‘Normand Pacific’, a custom built ship for diving and ROV-operations, entered into service with the Norwegian shipowner Solstad Offshore. 01 Feb 2011
Bergen awarded contract for OCV
Bergen Group Fosen has signed a contract with Volstad Maritime to build an offshore construction ship at an estimated cost of NOK 725 million ($122 million) for delivery in the second quarter of 2012. 16 Jan 2011
Sartor orders OSV trio from local yard
The Norwegian shipbuilder Bergen Group BMV has been awarded contracts from Sartor Offshore AS for the construction of three multi-purpose offshore vessels with a total value of about NOK 1 billion ($169 million). 13 Jan 2011
Seismic vessel gets big make-over at Norwegian yard
The Norwegian Bergen Group Halsnøy (BGH) has completed an extensive six-month refurbishment of the 11,368gt seismic vessel Oceanic Phoenix (ex. Geowave Master) owned by Master and Commander, managed by DOF Management and on a long-term charter to CGG Veritas. 21 Sep 2011
New offshore crane contracts
Bergen Group Dreggen has been awarded new contracts with an aggregated value of $7 million from three different international customers, comprising eight different crane units for offshore and maritime operations. 30 Nov 2011
MacGregor cranes for Volstad
MacGregor, part of Finland’s Cargotec, has secured its third offshore crane contract from Norway's Volstad Maritime AS for its series of 125m offshore construction vessels (OSVs). 17 Apr 2013
World’s first cruise ferry using pure gas engine propulsion
The first international service passenger ferry operating on purely-LNG-fuelled engines recently entered service on trans-Skagerrak duty, and is described here by David Tinsley. 29 Oct 2013