Ship repair and conversion

Our shipyards provide ship repair and conversion services on all types of sailing vessels.

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We offer you our expertise

Our team of experts at the yards, with decades of experience from building vessels, are ready to take on everything from steel work to complex ship repair and conversion projects.

We offer you the expertise of the entire Vard Group, where we work together as one team throughout the entire value chain - from design and engineering to the supply spare parts.


Our offering include a wide range of ship repair services including:

  • Project management and engineering
  • Repair of steel constructions
  • Preparing and coating the hull’s surfaces
  • Repair of thrusters and propulsion systems
  • Refurbishing accommodation areas
  • Repair of piping systems
  • Repair of HVAC-systems
  • Maintenance of electrical and electronic systems and all other marine systems and equipment installed on a ship
  • We also do 5-year docking and 10-year docking
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Altering the purpose of a ship. Making changes or improvements to its capabilities, is one of many areas where we draw upon our experience from building a vast number of vessels. We offer:

  • Project management and engineering
  • Rebuilds and conversions
  • Installing and integrating required equipment and solutions
  • Classification work
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High-quality facilities

Our shipyards with slipways and docking capacities are located along the western coast of Norway. Explore the shipyards below to see facilities and capacities.

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Vard Brattvaag

Explore our yard capacities and lodging facilities in Brattvåg, Norway.

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Vard Langsten

Explore our yard capacities and lodging facilities in Tomrefjord, Norway.

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Vard Søviknes

Explore our yard capacities and lodging facilities in Søvik, Norway.

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Contact us

Ove Tennfjord

Sales Manager

Vard Søviknes

+47 911 59 424

Bjørn Hellebust

Ship repair and conversion coordinator

Vard Brattvaag

+47 406 27 250

Edgar Bårdsnes

Production Manager

Vard Langsten

+47 464 46 358

Per Stian Reitan

Production Manager

Vard Brattvaag

+47 951 42 917

Arve Krogsethagen

Production/Plant Manager

Vard Søviknes

+47 930 28 649