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Maritime Industry | Norway
Norway has a strong maritime history dating back centuries. Norwegian Vikings were already capable of seafaring and equipped with technologically superior longships in the late eight century. Norway has managed to maintain its position as the sixth-largest shipowning nation in the world, measured by fleet value.
Fishing Industry Norway
Throughout history, fishery has been a major industry in Norway. Norway’s geographical characteristics, the long coastline together with climatic factors has made the country extremely well suited for this industry. Norway is among the foremost in the world with respect to expertise related to operation, technology, and research and development in the field of aquaculture.
Offshore Oil & Gas
Norway has been producing oil and gas since 1971 and Norway’s offshore fleet is the second largest in the world. It’s considered to be the leader in competence, innovation and technology. Every day, around 50,000 merchant ships transport every kind of cargo internationally and several thousand oil rigs, support and supply vessels are engaged in exploration and drilling for oil and gas in every corner of the globe.
Norwegian shipyards that belong to our clientele
- Ulstein verft
- Kleven verft
- Myklebust verft
- Fiskerstrand verft