On Friday, 8th August 2014 a christening ceremony of a Platform Supply Vessel took place in Remontowa Shipbuilding shipyard which is a member of the biggest marine capital group in Poland – Remontowa HOLDING.
It was the eighth vessel in series built for one of the biggest and most renowned US Owners, operating a fleet comprising of several hundred ships dedicated to performing complicated tasks including servicing, building and maintenance of underwater installations and securing proper functioning of oil and drilling rigs. Similar to previous vessels of the series, the ship was named after one of the species of antelopes – Wildebeest.
On 3rd July 2014 Remontowa Shipbuilding S.A. has signed a contract for the delivery of three double ended car-passenger ferries. The vessels will be built for Canadian owner – the largest passenger ferry line in North America and the second largest in the world. These will be the first vessels in the currently 36 ship fleet, utilizing Dual Fuel engines capable of running both in Diesel and LNG mode.
Remontowa Shipbuilding S.A., member of Remontowa Holding has strengthened its leading position among providers of multipurpose offshore support vessels and gained new clients. New contract for construction an anchor handling, tug and supply vessel destined for serving in harsh environment conditions was signed on 8th of May 2014. The vessel will be built for Canadian - Norwegian joint venture, than she will be used for a charter to one of the largest oil companies in the world - ExxonMobil. The AHTS will be built according to Rolls – Royce Marine design.
First steel cutting for the construction of ship „KORMORAN II’ was started in Remontontowa Shipbuilding S.A member of Capital Group REMONTOWA HOLDING on Friday, 25 of April 2014. The ceremony was a consequence of the contract signed between Armament Inspectorate of Polish Navy and the Consortium headed by Remontowa Shipbuilding S.A. in September 2013.
Contract includes construction of prototype ship which is supposed to be delivered in fourth quarter of 2016 and two next ships which will be delivered after the first one.