News

30 June 2017

Bergen Group strengthens corporate management and increases capacity

Bergen Group strenghtens the resources in the group management, as well as securing an increased capacity for ship maintenance.

30 June 2017

Framework contract with the Defence

Bergen Group Services AS has been awarded a one-year extension of a framework contract relating to ship maintenance and repair of some of the Norwegian Armed Forces` vessel categories.

9 June 2017

Bergen Group ASA - Annual General Meeting held

Bergen Group's Annual General Meeting was held on Thursday 8 June 2017 at Kokstad in Bergen. A total of 74.96 % of the share capital and voting rights was represented.

26 May 2017

AAK Energy Services enters into a framework agreement with Siemens Wind Power AS

AAK Energy Services AS, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bergen Group ASA, has been awarded a 3-year framework agreement with Siemens Wind Power AS with an option for annual extensions.

23 May 2017

Bergen Group ASA acquires AAK Energy Services AS

Bergen Group ASA has entered into an agreement to purchase AAK Energy Services AS. The company is experts in advanced access technology related to maintenance and modification work.

18 May 2017

Notice of Annual General Meeting 2017

The Ordinary General Meeting in Bergen Group ASA will be held at Scandic Bergen Airport (Kokstadflaten 2, Bergen) on Thursday 8 June 2017.

12 May 2017

Increased revenue and profit in Q1 2017

Bergen Group ASA discloses substantial improvements in profits during Q1 2017. Revenues have increased from NOK 53 million to NOK 72 million, compared to Q1 2016.

30 April 2017

Financial Statement and Annual Report 2016

The Board of Directors of Bergen Group ASA has approved the company's Financial Statements for 2016, which are included in the attached Annual Report for 2016 (in Norwegian).

31 March 2017

Preliminary result of Subsequent Offering

A preliminary account of the received subscriptions shows a total subscribed amount of 25.1 million Offer Shares, corresponding to an oversubscription of approximately 470%.

24 March 2017

Framework contracts with the Defense extended with one optional year.

Bergen Group Services AS has from the Norwegian Defence Logistics Organisation been awarded a one-year extension of seven framework contracts in various disciplines.

17 March 2017

Prospectus for the Subsequent Offering approved

The subscription periode for the Subsequent Offering will be from and including 17 March 2017 to 31 March 2017.

8 March 2017

Appointed in permanent positions

Hans Petter Eikeland and Nils Hoff have both agreed to take permanent positions as respectively CEO and CFO in Bergen Group ASA when their current period of involvement expires in June 2017.

21 February 2017

Secured convertible loan to AAK Energy Services AS

Bergen Group is granting a secured convertible loan of up to NOK 6 million to AAK Energy Services AS.

7 February 2017

Increased sales, improved margins, growth in orders and improved balance

Bergen Group ASA has in Q4 2016 experienced increased sales, strengthened margins, growth in orders and a significantly improved balance.

3 February 2017

Strategic cooperation with AAK Energy Services

Bergen Group has entered into a strategic cooperation with AAK Energy Services AS. The company is specializing in demanding access to vulnerable areas in challenging environments.

31 January 2017

Bergen Group ASA - changes in the financial calendar

Bergen Group ASA has decided to advance the disclosure date of the Q4 2016 interim report and the preliminary figures for 2016. New date is set for Tuesday 7 February 2017.

23 January 2017

Documented quality is an important competitive factor

Bergen Group Services has a targeted strategy of further developing the company’s quality assurance systems towards being among the best in the market.

2 January 2017

Refinancing completed and new share capital registered

The refinancing of Bergen Group ASA is now completed in accordance to the information in the announcement disclosed 28 December 2018.

28 December 2016

Full acceptance of comprehensive refinancing process

Bergen Group ASA has now achieved full acceptance of the comprehensive refinancing process of the group.

5 December 2016

Bergen Group Services AS awarded a new inspection and survey project

Bergen Group Services AS has been awarded an inspection and survey project for the minesweeper KNM Rauma.

18 November 2016

Bergen Group ASA: Interim Report for Q3 2016

In Q3 2016, Bergen Group ASA had a turnover of NOK 56 million and a positive operating result before depreciation and write-downs of NOK 0.4 million.

18 November 2016

Bergen Group ASA - Extraordinary General Meeting accomplished

Bergen Group ASA has 17 November 2016 accomplished an extraordinary general meeting. All issued resolved upon were were unanimously approved.

27 October 2016

Bergen Group ASA in process of finalizing the refinancing process

Bergen Group ASA is now in the process of finalizing a restructuring and refinancing process which will give the Group a stronger platform for future growth.

27 October 2016

Notice of Extraordinary General Meeting 17 November 2016

Notice is hereby given of an extraordinary general meeting of Bergen Group ASA to be held on Thursday 17 November 2016.

3 October 2016

Bergen Group ASA – update on the ongoing restructuring process

As previously announced in connection with the disclosure of Q2 2016 interim report, Bergen Group ASA is about to finalize a voluntary debt restructuring of 50 %.

26 August 2016

Bergen Group shows positive development in Q2 2016

Bergen Group has in Q2 2016 managed to increase turnover, improve profitability and uphold a robust order backlog.

20 June 2016

Hans Petter Eikeland extends commitment as CEO.

The board of directors in Bergen Group ASA has today signed an agreement with Hans Petter Eikeland to extend his commitment as CEO until July 1, 2017.

13 June 2016

Bergen Group ASA - Annual General Meeting held

Bergen Group's Annual General Meeting was held on Monday 13 June 2016. All proposals were also unanimously approved by the General Assembly as recommended by the Board of Directors.

20 May 2016

Notice of Annual General Meeting on 13 June 2016

The Annual General Meeting of Bergen Group ASA will be held on Monday 13 June 2016 at CET 13:15 am at Kulturbakeriet (Storebø) in Austevoll.

12 May 2016

Q1 2016 with positive operating result and an increased order book

Bergen has in Q1 2016 a turnover of NOK 53 million and a opertional profit (EBITDA) of NOK 2 million. The order book has in the quarter increased by NOK 39 million.

30 April 2016

Bergen Group ASA - Annual Report for 2015

The Board of Directors of Bergen Group ASA has on 29 April 2016 approved the Financial Statements and the Director’s Report for 2015

19 April 2016

Agency agreement established between Bergen Group and Calm Oceans Pte. Ltd.

Bergen Group and Calm Oceans Pte. Ltd (COPL) have entered into an agency agreement about marketing of COPL's newly developed Mono-Column Platform (MCP) in the Norwegian market.

26 February 2016

Bergen Group ASA: Interim Report for Q4 2015

Bergen Group's results for Q4 2015 are mainly influenced by the fulfilled restructuring process in the group, combined with a challenging market in the oil and gas sector.

25 February 2016

Awarded extended contract for Frigate Maintenance

Bergen Group Services AS has been awarded a one-year extension of the contract for the ship technical maintenance of the Navy’s frigate class. The contract has an estimated value of NOK 70 million.

28 January 2016

Bergen Group Services identifies growth potential in future energy solutions

Bergen Group Services AS has singled out Energy & Industry as an area for growth in the coming years.

23 December 2015

Awarded inspection and survey project on minesweeper

Bergen Group Services AS has been awarded an inspection and survey project for the minesweeper KNM Hinnøy. The project will mainly generate activity throughout Q1 2016.

19 November 2015

Bergen Group ASA: Interim Report for Q3 2015

Bergen Group's Q3 results are largely characterised the extensive structural changes within the Group. The order backlog is evaluated as strong.

23 October 2015

Bergen Group ASA clears the way for future growth

Bergen Group ASA is about to finalise a strategic and operation clean-up process which will contribute to future growth and continued profitability in the Group’s remaining operations.

21 October 2015

Bergen Group Services awarded framework agreement with Marine Jet Power AB

Bergen Group Services AS has signed an agreement with Marine Jet Power AB to be their representative for sales and service of waterjet propulsion systems in Norway.

7 October 2015

Bergen Group Services AS awarded frame agreement from Volvo Penta

Bergen Group Services AS has signed a frame agreement with Volvo Penta and in cooperation with Volvo Penta Center Bjordal & Madsen AS in Bergen.

25 September 2015

Bankruptcy petition of the subsidiary Bergen Group Hanøytangen AS

The board of directors of Bergen Group Hanøytangen AS has resolved a petition for bankruptcy on 25 September 2015.

21 September 2015

Extraordinary General Meeting held in Bergen Group ASA.

Bergen Group ASA held an extraordinary general meeting (EGM) on Monday 21 September 2015.

16 September 2015

Bankruptcy petition of the subsidiary Bergen Group Skarveland AS

Bergen Group Skarveland AS has resolved a petition for bankruptcy due to lack of new orders and failing results.

31 August 2015

Bergen Group ASA: Notice of Extraordinary General Meeting

The Board of Directors in Bergen Group ASA has resolved to call an Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) to be held on Monday, 21 September 2015 at 14.00 hrs

28 August 2015

Hans Petter Eikeland appointed new CEO

The Board of Directors in Bergen Group ASA has appointed Hans Petter Eikeland as new CEO with effect as from 28 August 2015.

28 August 2015

Bergen Group ASA: Interim Report for Q2 2015

Bergen Group's continuing operations in Q2 2015 generated revenues of NOK 46 mill. after intercompany eliminations and an operating loss before depreciation of NOK 8 mill.

3 August 2015

Minutes from Extraordinary General Meeting 3 August 2015

An extraordinary general meeting (EGM) of Bergen Group ASA has today Monday 3 August 2015 approved a loan agreement with Køhlergruppen AS for loan denominated up to NOK 60 000 000.

13 July 2015

Notice of Extraordinary General Meeting on 3 August 2015

Notice is hereby given of an EGM of Bergen Group ASA to be held on Monday 3 August 2015 regarding the approval of a loan agreement of NOK 60 million.

6 July 2015

CEO resigns no later than 30 September 2015

Bergen Group ASA and Asle Solheim have agreed upon Asle Solheim’s resignation as CEO no later than 30 September 2015.

3 July 2015

Election of new Chairman of the Board completed

The Board of Directors in Bergen Group ASA has completed its constitutional meeting, based on the board election conducted at the AGM held on 25 June 2015.

25 June 2015

Bergen Group ASA - Annual General Meeting held

Bergen Group's Annual General Meeting was held on Thursday 25 June 2015 at Storebø in Austevoll. A total of 75.5 % of the share capital and voting rights was represented.

11 June 2015

Notice of Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of Bergen Group ASA will be held on Thursday 25 June 2015 at CET 11:00 am at Kulturbakeriet (Storebø) in Austevoll.

29 May 2015

Interim Report for Q1 2015

Bergen Group's continuing operations in Q1 2015 generated revenues of NOK 360 million and a profit before depreciation (EBITDA) of NOK 11 million.

19 May 2015

Agreement concluded for the sale of Hanøytangen.

Bergen Group has now come to an agreement with Semco Maritime AS for sale of the rig service activity, and with Hellik Teigen AS and Hellik Teigen Eiendom AS for sale of the real estate at Hanøyta...

12 May 2015

Bergen Group awarded extended contract for Frigate Maintenance

Bergen Group Services AS has been awarded a one-year extension of the contract with the Norwegian Armed Forces, valued NOK 70 million.

4 May 2015

Termination of sales agreement and new bond issue

The sale agreement on the company's rig service activity at Hanøytangen has been terminated. As a consequence of this a new MNOK 250 bond loan has been entered into.

13 April 2015

New international ownership at Hanøytangen

Bergen Group has decided to divest the company’s rig-service activity at Hanøytangen. The total transaction price is set to NOK 245 million.

27 February 2015

Bergen Group – Interim Report for Q4 2014

Bergen Group's continuing operations in Q4 2014 generated revenues of NOK 357 million and a profit before depreciation (EBITDA) of NOK 14 million.

16 February 2015

Bergen Group ASA – Extraordinary General Meeting held

Bergen Group ASA held an extraordinary general meeting on Monday 16 February 2015 in order to elect two alternate dicestors to the ASA-board.

2 February 2015

Bergen Group Services buys enterprise business at Sotra

Bergen Group Services AS has entered into an agreement with BR industrier AS regarding the purchase of the enterprise business at Fjell Industries AS at Sotra.

27 January 2015

Bergen Group - notice of Extraordinary General Meeting 16 February 2015

Notice is hereby given of an extraordinary general meeting (EGM) of Bergen Group ASA to be held on Monday 16 February 2015 at hrs. 10.00 local time.

19 December 2014

Bergen Group - Notice of extraordinary general meeting 9 january 2015

Notice is hereby given of an extraordinary general meeting (EGM) of Bergen Group ASA to be held on Friday 9 January 2015 at in Austevoll.

18 August 2014

Bergen Group: Sale of the 30 % remaining shares in Noryards AS.

(Bergen, August 18th 2014): Bergen Group ASA has signed an agreement with Calexco S.a.r.l. regarding sale of the remaining 30 % shares in NorYards AS for a price of USD 4 million. The completion of...

15 August 2014

Election of new employee representatives to the board of Bergen Group ASA

(Askøy, August 15th 2014): The employees at Bergen Group have now completed the regular election of two new employee representatives and alternates to the Board of Directors in Bergen Group ASA.

14 August 2014

BERGEN: presentation of Q2 2014 interim report – invitation to conference call

Bergen Group ASA publishes the Q2 2014 interim report on Thursday August 21st 2014 at hrs. 07.00 a.m. CET.

8 July 2014

Bergen Group Services awarded new service and maintenance projects for NOK 50-60 million

(Bergen, July 8th 2014): Bergen Group Services AS has been awarded new maritime maintenance and service projects for a total estimated value of NOK 50-60 million over the next two years. The projec...

23 June 2014

Bergen Group – extension of loan facilities

(Bergen, June 23rd 2014): In early January 2014, Bergen Group completed a refinancing of the offshore division through a bank syndicate loan of NOK 180 million. The loan was repaid by NOK 30 millio...

17 June 2014

Bergen Group ASA - Annual General Meeting held

(Austevoll, June 17th 2014): Bergen Group's Annual General Meeting was held on Tuesday June 17th 2014 in Austevoll at Kulturbakeriet, 5392 Storebø.

3 June 2014

Bergen Group, Semco Maritime and Apply establish rig service partnership

The three oil service providers Bergen Group ASA, Semco Maritime and Apply Rig & Modules have entered into agreement to establish the partnership Hanøytangen Rig Services. The rig services market i...

28 May 2014

Transaction of the sale of shares in Noryards AS completed

(Askøy, May 28th 2014): Bergen Group ASA and Calexco S.a.r.l. have today finalised the transaction regarding Bergen Group ASA’s sale of the majority interest in NorYards AS to Calexco S.a.r.l. The...

23 May 2014

Bergen Group - notice of Annual General Meeting 2014

(Askøy, May 23rd 2014): The Annual General Meeting of Bergen Group ASA will be held on Tuesday June 17th 2013 at CET 11:00 pm at Kulturbakeriet (Storebø) in Austevoll.

21 May 2014

Bergen Group – Interim Report for Q1 2014

(Bergen, May 21st 2014): In the 1st quarter of 2014, Bergen Group had a turnover of NOK 585 million, and an operating profit before depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) of NOK 3 million. The orde...

16 May 2014

Presentation of the Q1 2014 interim report – invitation to conference call

Bergen Group ASA publishes the Q1 2014 interim report on Wednesday May 21st at hrs. 07.00 a.m. CET.

10 April 2014

NorYards AS awarded contract for outfitting of new offshore vessel

Bergen/Fosen, April 10th 2014): NorYards AS has signed a contract with NFDS 2 Offshore AS for outfitting and commissioning of a new and modern anchor handling tug supply vessels (AHTS). The project...

21 March 2014

Bergen Group: Revised SPA for the sale of shares in Noryards AS (Bergen Group's Shipbuilding Division)

(Bergen, March 21st 2014): Bergen Group ASA has today signed an agreement with Calexco S.a.r.l. ("Calexco") regarding revisions of the terms for Bergen Group ASA’s sale of the majority interest in ...

7 March 2014

Bergen Group reduces its exposure in shipbuilding

(Bergen, March 7th 2014): Bergen Group has decided to accelerate the process of reducing the Group's future involvement in the shipbuilding business in favor of a more dedicated focus on offshore r...

5 March 2014

Bergen Group Services awarded 10 - year service and maintenance contract with the Norwegian Society for Sea Rescue

(Bergen, March 5th 2014): Bergen Group Services is awarded a long-term service and maintenance contract for several of the vessels operated by the Norwegian Society for Sea Rescue. The contract wit...

4 March 2014

Bergen Group Services awarded a framework contracts from the Army in various disciplines

(Bergen, March 4th 2014): Bergen Group Services is awarded frame agreements from the Norwegian Defence Logistics Organisation (FLO) for a total of eight different disciplines related to the service...

28 February 2014

Johannes D. Neteland appointed new CEO in NorYards AS

Johannes D. Neteland has been appointed CEO for NorYards AS with effect from March 1st 2014. He will replace Asle Solheim who has been acting CEO since the company was established last fall.

27 February 2014

Bergen Group – Interim Report for Q4 2013

In the 4th quarter of 2013, Bergen Group had a turnover of NOK 716 million, and a negative operating profit before depreciation and impairment (EBITDA) of NOK 76 million. An accounting loss due to ...

22 February 2014

Presentation of Q4 interim report and the preliminary annual results for 2013, invitation to conference call

Bergen Group ASA publishes the Q4 2013 interim report and the preliminary annual results on Thursday, February 27th 2014 at hrs. 07.00 a.m. CET.

17 February 2014

Bergen Group Services awarded a framework agreement by the Norwegian Defence on engine maintenance

Bergen Group Services is awarded a framework agreement by the Norwegian Defence Logistics Organisation (FLO) on maintenance and service work related to MTU engines in the Norwegian Armed Forces. Th...

12 February 2014

Bergen Group Hanøytangen buys Scanmet AS and prepares for increased efforts towards offshore decommissioning

Bergen Group Hanøytangen is now in process of entering into an agreement with the owners of the company Scanmet AS regarding the purchase of the company. Scanmet AS is among the oldest and most exp...

4 February 2014

Bergen Group Fosen has now completed a successful delivery of MV "Bergensfjord" (NB88) to the shipping company Fjord Line.

On Monday, February 3rd 2014, Fjord Line took delivery of the new MS Bergensfjord, the second of two eco-friendly cruise ferries built for the Norwegian shipping line by the Bergen Group Fosen ship...

3 February 2014

Floatel Superior arriving at Bergen Group Hanøytangen mid-February 2014.

Bergen Group Hanøytangen has now been awarded a final agreement from Floatel International for a three week long yard stay and rig modification for the semi-submersible accommodation vessel Floatel...

24 January 2014

The hull for BN 169 has arrived at Bergen Group BMV

Thursday 23 January 2014, the hull for BN 169 at Bergen Group BMV arrived in Bergen.

3 January 2014

Henning Nordgulen has accepted an engagement as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in Bergen Group ASA from January 6th 2014.

Henning Nordgulen (pictured below) has accepted an engagement as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in Bergen Group ASA from January 6th 2014 and until further notice. He replaces Ståle Rene who Februar...

23 December 2013

Bergen Group Hanøytangen awarded LOI for yard stay and rig modification

Bergen Group Hanøytangen has been awarded a Letter of Intent (LOI) from Floatel International for a yard stay and rig modification at Hanøytangen for the semi-submersible accommodation vessel Float...

16 December 2013

Bergen Group Management relocate to Askøy as from January 6th 2014

As from Monday January 6th 2014, Bergen Group Management will be relocated into new premises in Storebotn Næringspark on Askøy.

10 December 2013

Bergen Group sells the Kimek companies in Kirkenes for an enterprise value of NOK 65 million

Bergen Group has entered into an agreement with GMTH Holding AS regarding the sale of Bergen Group Kimek AS and Bergen Group Kimek Offshore AS for an enterprise value of approximately NOK 65 millio...

29 October 2013

The presentation of Bergen Group`s Q3 2013 interim report will be distributed online on Thursday November 14th through webcast.

A presentation will be given at hrs 08.00 CET the same day - taking place at Hotel Continental, Stortingsgaten 24/26 in Oslo.

12 September 2013

NorYards AS prepared for new shipbuilding contracts

Following the agreement entered into in July 2013 to establish Bergen Group's shipbuilding division as a separate joint venture between Bergen Group and Calexco, a new board of directors for the ne...

15 August 2013

Bergen Group's Q2-presentation kan be seen online on webcast on August 21st at hrs 08.00

A presentation will be given at hrs 08.00 CET the same day at Hotel Continental, Stortingsgaten 24/26 in Oslo.

4 June 2013

MS Stavangerfjord has been honored by IMO with the international and prestigious Energy Efficiency Award (previously Clean Ship Award).

The Energy Efficiency Award (previously Clean Ship Award) went to Fjord Lines’ Stavangerfjord - designed and constructed by Bergen Group Fosen. The winner of the award was published at the opening ...

22 May 2013

Bergen Group is presenting the Q1 2013 - figures on webcast at hrs 08.00 on Wednesday May 29th.

A presentation will be given at hrs 08.00 CET the same day at Hotel Continental, Stortingsgaten 24/26 in Oslo.

4 March 2013

NB88 from Bergen Group Fosen launched in Gdansk on March 1st.

NB88, the second of Fjord Line's two new cruise ferries was launched Friday March 1st in Gdansk, Poland, with thousands looking on from the pier. The ship will now be towed to Bergen Group Fosen fo...

22 February 2013

Bergen Group is presenting the Q4 2012 - figures on webcast at hrs 10.00 on Wednesday 27th of February 2013.

Bergen Group ASA publishes the Q4 interim report on Wednesday 27th 2013 at hrs 07.00 CET

3 December 2012

Transaction of Dreggen to Palfinger completed

The transaction of Bergen Group Dreggen AS to the Austrian-based Palfinger AG was concluded on Tuesday, November27th 2012. As from the same date, Dreggen is named Palfinger Dreggen AS.

9 November 2012

Presentation of Q3 2012 available on webcast November 15th at hrs 08.00 CET

Bergen Group ASA publishes the Q3 interim report on Thursday, November 15th 2012. A presentation will be given at 08.00 CET the same day at Hotel Continental, Stortingsgaten 24/26 in Oslo.

22 October 2012

DREGGEN Anniversary Quiz at OTD

On October 17-18th DREGGEN attended the Offshore Technology Days in Vestlandshallen, Bergen. Bergen Group was present on 2 stands, whereof DREGGEN represented one.