News & Events

Vard Marine Wins Canadian Coast Guard Concept Exploration Contract

Vard Marine is pleased to announce that we have been awarded an engineering services contract for concept exploration with the Canadian Coast Guard. The... Read More

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

The LÉ George Bernard Shaw, Ireland’s fourth P60 class offshore patrol vessel (OPV), built to the VARD 7 090 design, has been officially commissioned.... Read More

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

Vard Marine Inc. is pleased to announce that an MOU has been signed with Askeri Fabrika ve Tersane İşletme A.Ş. (ASFAT) in Turkey to... Read More

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

Eastern Shipbuilding Group (ESG), FL has achieved another major milestone in the US Coast Guard Offshore Patrol Cutter (OPC) program. On 28th September 2018,... Read More

Vard Marine Announces Changes in VP of Houston Operations

Bill Lind, current vice president of Vard Marine’s Houston operations, has announced his plans to retire from the company at the end of June.... Read More

Vard Marine Joins South African Navy’s Project Hotel Program

Vard Marine is pleased to congratulate Durban-based Southern African Shipyards (SAS) on being selected for the design and construction of the South African Navy’s... Read More

First Large Vessel Launched Under National Shipbuilding Strategy

Vard Marine Inc. is pleased to join Seaspan Shipyards, the Government of Canada, and the Canadian Coast Guard in celebrating the launch of the... Read More

Vard 3 340 Wins Boat of the Year!

WorkBoat Magazine has named the Vard 3 340, the Harvey Sub-Sea/Harvey Blue-Sea, its Boat of the Year. Competing against nine other significant vessels in... Read More

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

Eastern Shipbuilding Group has delivered Harvey Blue-Sea, a 340-foot Class Multipurpose Support Vessel (MPSV), to Harvey Gulf International Marine. Its sister ship, Harvey Sub-Sea, was the first... Read More

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

Offering the Vard Marine 9 105 Hydrographic/Oceanographic Survey vessel design, Southern African Shipyards, located in Durban, S.A. has been selected as the preferred bidder... Read More

VARD 7 110 selected for USCG Offshore Patrol Cutter

Vard Marine is pleased to congratulate Eastern Shipbuilding Group and our team partners on being selected for the detailed design and construction phase for... Read More

Appledore Delivers Third OPV to Irish Naval Service

An offshore patrol vessel (OPV) built at Appledore Shipyard has been successfully handed over to the Irish Naval Service. It had been on sea... Read More