Noryards BMV has a history of shipbuilding that dates back to the second half of the 19th century. The yard has extensive experience in building custom designed vessels and has established an impressive track record and a reputation as a highly skilled provider of purpose-built vessels.
The shipyard is located at Laksevåg in Bergen, a historical maritime hub in Northern Europe with close proximity to important markets within the shipping and oil & gas industries. The yard specializes in advanced offshore ships, seismic vessels, diving vessels and research vessels.
Noryards BMV operates two production sites where vessels are distributed according to size and capacity. The yard facilities include a large floating dock (12 000 tons), a dry dock (110 meters) and 600 meters of quay with depths varying from 5–20 meters. The crane capacity is solid and flexible and includes a floating crane with a 130 t capacity and a rail bound crane with a capacity of 100 t@28m, 45t@48m, 15t@53m or 3t@70m.
Noryards BMV is also equipped with state-of-the-art workshop facilities for handling pipes, steel, steel cutting, machinery and motors; as well as with a cleaning terminal, a test terminal for motors and a well-equipped tool and machine park. Overall, the yard is well set both for outfitting of large and complex specialized vessels and for maintenance and repair work of any kind.
A professional partner
To be a professional partner for our clients, Noryards BMV makes strong efforts to attract and develop engineers and skilled workers within all relevant disciplines. Through an in-house competence unsurpassed in the business of building advanced vessels, Noryards BMV ensures that all project execution answers to the highest industry standards.
Ivar Hanson is acting President of Noryards BMV.
Reference list for offshore vessels outfitted 2008-today:
|North Sea Atlantic, North Sea Shipping||ST 261||Multipurpose offshore construction vessel||2014|
|Ocean Response, Atlantic Offshore AS||VS 465 MKII||Multipurpose rescue vessel||2013|
|Fugro Symphony, Fugro ST 327L CD||ST 327L CD||ROV/Offshore construction vessel||2011|
|Normand Pacific, Solstad Rederi AS||ST 256L CD||ROV/Offshore construction vessel||2010|
|Island Enforcer, AMNOR Bergen KS||ST 256L CD||Multipurpose offshore construction vessel||2010|
|Geo Coral, Fugro Geo Coral Inc., Panama||ST 327L CD||Seismic research vessel||2010|
|Mermaid Endurer, Mermaid Offshore Service Ltd.||ST 254 CD||Multipurpose diving vessel||2010|
|Fugro Synergy, Fugro||MT 6016L||Light drillship||2009|
|Geo Caribbean, Fugro Geo Caribbean N.V.||ST 327||Seismic vessel||2008|
|Fugro Saltire, Ellen Forland Rederi||ST 327L||ROV/Offshore construction vessel||2008|
|Geo Celtic, Ellen Forland Rederi||ST327||Seismic vessel||2007|