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Vard to build fishing vessel for Norwegian trawler company

The Vard 8 02 is 80m long and 17m wide, says Vard. The fishing trawler has an integrated energy-storage system consisting of diesel-mechanical and diesel-electric propulsion, and batteries.


SHIPBUILDER Vard Holdings has clinched a contract for the design and construction of a stern fishing trawler for Nergård Havfiske AS in Norway, for about 400 million Norwegian kroner (S$66.5 million).

The vessel will adopt the new Vard 8 02 design, which has an integrated...

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