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  • 2016 August 21 12:32

    Vard secured contract for the design and construction of three Module Carrier Vessels for Kazmortransflot

    Vard Holdings Limited, one of the major global  designers and shipbuilders of offshore and specialized vessels, has  secured  a  contract  for  the  design  and  construction  of  three Module Carrier Vessels  for  Kazmortransflot.

    The contract  win was  previously disclosed on 29 July 2016. The vessels,  of VARD 928 design, will be operated by  KMTF through a consortium led by Blue  Water  Shipping. The  vessels,  measuring  113 by  22 meters ,  are  designed  for  transport  in  the  Caspian Sea.

    All  three vessels  will  be  built  at  Vard  Braila in  Romania. Delivery  is  scheduled  between  3Q  2017 and  1 Q  2018. The aggregate contract price is  approximately USD  70 million. 




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