Specialized Vessels

Generic rendering of VARD 9 206 polar icebreaker research vessel moving past ice and snowy mountains

Icebreakers

Icebreakers and ice-capable ships are all about extremes. Their strength, their power, their missions and equipment – and above all the seas they operate in – are like nothing else on earth.

Rendering of VARD 9 105 Hydrographic/Oceanographic Survey vessel for Southern African Shipyards in water

Research

We’re proud of Vard’s Marine’s extensive and varied experience designing research vessels

GMR's Tanir Bavi Floating Power Plant in transit on ship

FLOATING POWER PLANTS

Vard Marine is one of the world's leading designers of floating power plants (FPPs).