A contract was signed today between Flekkefjord Slipp & Maskinfabrikk and our company.
The contract refers to equipment and services for a new research vessel, being built
for the British company Natural Environment Research Council (NERC).
This contract confirms the solid position enjoyed by both Flekkefjord Slipp &
Maskinfabrikk and us in the research vessel market.
In many ways the vessel is similar to the modern well-equipped vessel G.O.Sars
owned by The Institute of Marine Research in Bergen Norway. That vessel was built
by Flekkefjord Slipp & Maskinfabrikk in 2002/2003 with almost the same equipment
as the featured in the contract signed today.
The new vessel from NERC will be equipped with the following KONGSBERG products: