Vard Langsten

Vard Langsten is located in Tomrefjord, a community in Vestnes municipality in Møre & Romsdal county on the west coast of Norway.

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About

Its portfolio includes final outfitting and commissioning on hulls primarily built at our shipyards in Romania, as well as ship repair and conversions. Vard Langsten was established in 1945 and has been part of VARD since 2004.

Vard Langsten is synonymous with high quality and for its expertise in addressing different types of complex shipbuilding projects over its 75-year history. The scope of ships it has successfully delivered include OSVs, fishing vessels, expedition cruise vessels, coast guard vessels, specialized vessels, ferries, and car carriers.

Highlights

  • Modern shipbuilding and repair facilities with good logistics.
  • Compact shipyard with short walking distances between quay side, workshops, and warehouse.
  • Good crane capacity along the whole quay side.
  • Flexible cost base with adjustable manning capacity.
  • Sea hall enables shipbuilding to progress independent of weather. Entrance to the vessel from four levels simplifies logistics. Two cranes carry out pair lifting up to 200 tons.
  • Floating dock with capacity for vessels up to 5 500 tons.
  • Large warehouse areas and automated warehouse management.
  • 600-meter quay with depth of 9.5 meters.
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Yard Capacities

Certification

  • ISO 9001:2015
  • ISPS port

General information

  • Number of employees: 200
  • Established: 1945
  • Total yard area: 45 800 m²
  • Vard Langsten have approx. 200 permanent employees. Manning capacity is adjusted pending on workload by utilizing subcontractors.
  • Offices for production supervisors and managers.

Quay

  • Total length/depth south quay: 198 m/10 m​
  • Total length/depth north quay: 100 m/7 m

Halls

  • Outfitting Hall
    Capacity: 3 600 m²​
    Crane : 2 x 30/5 t + 1 x 30 / 10 t + 1 x 5
  • Seahall
    Length: 100 m | Breadth: 42 m | Height 32 m
    Crane capacity inside the seahall: pairlift 200 t​
  • Painting/sandblasting hall
    440 m²

Floating dock

  • Length: 100 m | Breadth: 23 m | Lifting capacity approx. 5500 t | Draught approx. 8 m
  • The floating dock can be used inside the Sea hall.

Cranes

  • Crane capacities: 4 x 60 t/6.5 t​
  • Total lifting capacity approx.: 100 t

Power

  • 230 V / 250 A​
  • 400 v / 400 A
  • 690 V / 1200 A​
  • 440 V / 60 hz / 400 A
  • Shore power system:​
    440 V 60 Hz-2100A​
  • 690 V 60 HZ-1340A

Workshops

  • Piping workshop
    Capacity: 3 600 m²​
    Crane capacity: 3 x 2 t
  • Carpentry workshop
    500 m²
  • Mechanical workshop
    Capacity: 500 m²​
    Crane capacities: 1 x 8 t + 1 x 2 t
    Equipped with lathes, cutting machine and drill press

Underwater drone

  • 1000 ft. depth rating
  • Mobile quick launching
  • High resolution images and videos
  • Quick report handling

Lodging facilities

  • Good canteen and wardrobe capacity
  • Rigg area with 600 single rooms with en-suite bathroom
  • Vestnes Fjordhotell is just a quick drive from the shipyard. Click here to visit the hotel's website.

Contact


Ronny O. Langset

Yard Director

Vard Langsten
Tomrefjord

+47 901 07 591

Edgar Bårdsnes

Production Manager

Vard Langsten
Tomrefjord

+47 464 46 358

Karsten Gjerde

Senior Engineer, QA and Standardization, Planning, Systems and Methods

Vard Langsten
Tomrefjord

+47 901 83 542

HR Manager

Vard Langsten
Tomrefjord

+47 916 89 934

Pål Verner Viken

HSEQ Manager

Vard Langsten
Tomrefjord

+47 982 69 845