Nordic Yards focussing on ice shipsTaken from: Offshore Support Journal June 2012
Hgh oil prices and the need to find new reserves have encouraged energy companies to increase investment in exploration in the Arctic. So far, exploration and development work has centred on areas that are ice-free in the summer months but that ice over in winter.
With this in mind, German group Nordic Yards has designed a family of OSVs with ice-breaking capabilities and features designed to enable them to operate in cold climates. Nordic Yards is using experienced gained from designing and bu....Please login to read the rest of this story
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