News & Events

Philly Shipyard and Vard Marine Team Win Contract for CHAMP Design Study

Vancouver, BC (June 13, 2019) – Philly Shipyard and Vard Marine are pleased to announce that their bid to conduct industry studies for the... Read More

Vard Marine Wins Canadian Coast Guard Concept Exploration Contract

Canadian Coast Guard Polar Icebreaker (Vard 9 206) and Offshore Oceanographic Science Vessel (Vard 9 109) with conceptual viewsVard Marine is pleased to announce... Read More

Fourth Irish OPV built to VARD 7 090 design commissioned by Irish Naval Services

Samuel Beckett (VARD 7 90) on Sea TrialsThe LÉ George Bernard Shaw, Ireland’s fourth P60 class offshore patrol vessel (OPV), built to the VARD... Read More

VARD Signs MOU with ASFAT in Turkey for Long Term Strategic Relationship

Signing Ceremony between VARD and ASFAT in Istanbul, TurkeyVard Marine Inc. is pleased to announce that an MOU has been signed with Askeri Fabrika... Read More

Vard Marine Congratulates Eastern Shipbuilding After US Coast Guard Exercises Option to Construct First Offshore Patrol Cutter

USCG Offshore Patrol Cutter RenderingEastern Shipbuilding Group (ESG), FL has achieved another major milestone in the US Coast Guard Offshore Patrol Cutter (OPC) program.... Read More

Vard Marine Announces Changes in VP of Houston Operations

Darren Truelock, VP of Houston OperationsBill Lind, current vice president of Vard Marine’s Houston operations, has announced his plans to retire from the company... Read More

Vard Marine Joins South African Navy’s Project Hotel Program

Vard 9 105 for the South African Navy RenderingVard Marine is pleased to congratulate Durban-based Southern African Shipyards (SAS) on being selected for the... Read More

First Large Vessel Launched Under National Shipbuilding Strategy

Offshore Fisheries Science Vessel, Sir John Franklin, LaunchingVard Marine Inc. is pleased to join Seaspan Shipyards, the Government of Canada, and the Canadian Coast... Read More

Vard 3 340 Wins Boat of the Year!

WBS Significant Boats of 2017 Awards CeremonyWorkBoat Magazine has named the Vard 3 340, the Harvey Sub-Sea/Harvey Blue-Sea, its Boat of the Year. Competing... Read More

Eastern Shipbuilding Group Delivers MultiPurpose Support Vessel – Harvey Blue-Sea

Harvey Blue-Sea and its Sister Ship Harvey Sub-SeaEastern Shipbuilding Group has delivered Harvey Blue-Sea, a 340-foot Class Multipurpose Support Vessel (MPSV), to Harvey Gulf International... Read More

VARD 9 105 Selected With Preferred Bidder On Project “Hotel” For South African Navy

Vard 9 105 for the South African Navy RenderingOffering the Vard Marine 9 105 Hydrographic/Oceanographic Survey vessel design, Southern African Shipyards, located in Durban,... Read More

VARD 7 110 selected for USCG Offshore Patrol Cutter

USCG Offshore Patrol Cutter (Vard 110) RenderingVard Marine is pleased to congratulate Eastern Shipbuilding Group and our team partners on being selected for the... Read More