Workload Builds At Revived Spanish Yard

Ria de Vigo yard

A growing production programme testifies to the resurgence of the former Hijos de J.Barreras shipyard in Spain’s Galicia region under the name Astilleros Ria de Vigo. 

As the new owner, controlling a network of yards in northern Spain, the Armon Group has directed a succession of high value-added orders to the acquired, rehabilitated premises at Beiramar, Vigo, taking the orderbook into 2025. Work is now under way on three newbuilds, comprising a survey ship, offshore patrol vessel, and freezer trawler.

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