25 September 2017

Bergen Group Services AS awarded framework agreement with Norled AS

Bergen Group Services AS has been awarded a 3-year framework contract for the delivery of yard services to Norled AS.

The company has 80 vessels and operates ferry and express boat services from the Oslofjord to Troms County.

The framework contract mainly comprises delivery of various maritime service and maintenance projects to Norled AS. The contract period runs from Q4 2017 and until end of Q3 2020. Bergen Group Services AS will be one of the suppliers along the Norwegian coast which will deliver these services to Norled AS.

Norled AS, one of Norway's largest ferry and express boat operators, has invested significantly in new types of vessels and eco-friendly technology, and has developed solutions used solely by the company. The company has over 1,000 employees and an annual turnover of NOK 2 billion. The company's head office is in Stavanger with branch offices in Bergen and Oslo. Norled AS is a wholly owned subsidiary of Det Stavangerske Dampskibsselskap AS.

Bergen Group Services is a wholly owned subsidiary of Bergen Group Bergen Group ASA. Bergen Group Services has its main focus on the market segments Maritime Service, Defence and Energy & Industry. The company’s facilities are located at Laksevåg (Bergen) and Straume (Sotra outside Bergen). The company also has an extensive operational activity on customer locations in Hordaland County, as well as travel teams covering the Norwegian coast, offshore installations and international assignments.

For more information about Bergen Group, please visit www.bergengroup.no    

Contact persons:
Frode Johansson, CEO Bergen Group Services AS, tel. +47 970 80 766 
Jonny Arefjord, Head of division Maritim, Bergen Group Services, tel. +478 922 86 572