Dockwise Ltd : Dockwise Vanguard started maiden trip

2013-02-01 12:01:35 -

Breda, the Netherlands, 1 February 2013. Following sea trials during the past
few weeks, Dockwise now confirms the delivery of Dockwise Vanguard. The vessel
has left the yard of Hyundai Heavy Industries ("HHI") this morning and started
its maiden trip. Dockwise Vanguard will sail to the Samsung Heavy Industries
("SHI") yard in Korea to pick up the giant hull of the Jack / St Malo semi-
submersible floating production facility for transportation to the US Gulf of

"We are pleased to see Dockwise Vanguard leave the yard following a delivery
without a single LTI (Lost Time Incident), on schedule for its maiden trip for
one of our key customers. As said before, we are confident that that the
Vanguard will rapidly earn its place in the market and has the potential to
create a new market of its own", comments André Goedée, Dockwise's CEO.

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About Dockwise Ltd. / Dockwise Group
Dockwise Ltd., a Bermuda incorporated Company, has a workforce of more than
1,300 people both offshore and onshore. The Company is the leading marine
contractor providing total transport services to the offshore, onshore and
yachting industries as well as installation services of extremely heavy offshore
platforms. The Group is headquartered in Breda, the Netherlands. The Group's
main commercial offices are located in the Netherlands, the United States and
China with sales offices in Korea, Australia, Brazil, Russia, Singapore,
Malaysia, Mexico and Nigeria. The Dockwise Yacht Transport business unit is
headquartered in Fort Lauderdale and has an office in Italy. The Dockwise
Shipping network is supported by agents in Norway, Argentina and Italy.
To support all of its services to customers, the group also has three additional
engineering centers in Houston, Breda and Shanghai, manufactures specific motion
reduction equipment such as LMU (Leg Mating Units) and DMU (Deck Mating Units)
and operates a fleet of 25 purpose built semi-submersible vessels (including
White Marlin).
Dockwise shares are listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange under ticker DOCK and on
NYSE Euronext Amsterdam under ticker DOCKW.
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