News archive

01.10.2020 10:49
FLEET RENEWAL AND SALE OF VESSELS
During the past years a fleet renewal process has been ongoing bringing newbuilds into the fleet and selling off vessels.
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30.09.2020 09:08
COVID-19
Covid-19 pandemic influencing company activities.
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25.06.2020 15:19
NAMING AND DELIVERY OF MV FERMITA
Naming seremony at Sanoyas Shipbuilding Coporation.
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20.12.2019 15:37
NAMING AND DELIVERY OF MV SARITA
Naming seremony at Tsuneishi Heavy Industies Inc.
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15.02.2019 08:32
Equinor declared option on MT Vinland term contract
Equinor AS have declared a 6 months option (ending in November 2019) on the present Equinor term contract (from January 2018), with further options until August 2020.
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23.01.2019 08:33
NAMING AND DELIVERY OF MV JORITA
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22.06.2018 09:10
Sale of MV Tamarita
The 52,292-tdw bulk carrier MV Tamarita, was sold and delivered to new owners on 21 June.
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08.03.2018 09:13
PSV EVITA
PSV markedet har de siste årene vært og er fortsatt krevende, og især for PSV Evita som har opplevd opplag i 2017 og varsel om det samme i 2018.
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04.03.2018 09:10
Rejuvenating of our graphic profile
The process of rejuvenating our graphic profile has been ongoing for several months. As part of this, we are proud to present our modernized logo.
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06.12.2017 09:14
Purchase of resale contracts
Ugland Shipping AS has recently signed a resale contract with Sanoyas Shipbuilding Co., Japan for a 60 500 tdw bulk carrier for delivery in 2020.
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05.07.2017 09:15
PSV Evita contract
PSV Evita has been awarded a 3-month contract plus options with Aker BP ASA commencing directly after completion of present scheduled docking program, estimated 7-8th July.
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28.06.2017 09:20
NEW TERM CONTRACT PSV JUANITA
Statoil ASA has today awarded Ugland Offshore AS a new contract for the PSV Juanita for a firm period of 3 years plus 3 x 1 options commencing June 2018.
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15.05.2017 09:21
Term Contract Extension PSV Juanita
The present contract for the PSV Juanita has been extended by further six months starting from mid-June this year.
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02.05.2017 09:23
Term Contract Vinland
Ugland Shipping AS has been awarded a charter contract by Statoil ASA for the shuttle tanker VINLAND.
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09.03.2017 09:25
Naming of Newbuildings
Naming of newbuilding S-1323 - MV Olita – 1 March and Naming of newbuilding S-K095 - MV Livita – 3 March
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29.06.2016 09:27
Sale of barge
UR 94 (91 x 27 x 6 m), built in 2001, was recently sold and delivered to new owners.
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28.06.2016 09:28
PRESSEMELDING / PRESS RELEASE
Please note: for our English reading audience, the enclosed Annual Report is in English
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27.06.2016 10:03
Sale of barge
UR 111 (123.5 x 27.5 x 6.1 m), built in 1976, was recently sold and delivered to new owners.
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09.06.2016 10:04
Term Contract Juanita
Ugland Offshore AS has been awarded a charter contract by Statoil Petroleum AS for the PSV vessel Juanita.
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04.09.2015 10:09
Sale of MT Mattea
The shuttle tanker MT Mattea, built in 1997, was one of the first vessels to transport oil from the Hibernia field, offshore Canada's eastern coast.
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10.03.2015 10:11
Naming of bulker newbuilding SC220 - MV Ellenita
The naming ceremony of newbuilding SC220, MV Ellenita, from Tsuneishi Heavy Industries, Inc., Cebu took place at Tsuneishi’s Cebu yard this morning.
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26.02.2015 10:14
PSV Juanita - "Support Vessel of the Year 2015"
Ugland Supplier AS’ newest platform supply vessel Juanita won the “Support Vessel of the Year” award for 2015. The award was presented at the Annual Offshore Support Journal Conference at a Gala Dinner in London 18 February 2015.
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18.09.2014 10:15
Delivery of MV Lunita, a TESS58 supramax bulker
Launched and named at Tsuneishi’s Cebu yard on 16 June this year, the TESS58 type supramax bulk carrier MV Lunita was delivered on 17 September and entered into a short-term TC to Louis Dreyfus Commodities Suisse S.A., Geneva.
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04.07.2014 10:17
Sale of barges
UR 108 (91 x 27 x 6 m), built in 1985, was recently sold to Canadian Buyers, to be used for the Hebron project. The formal takeover took place on 27 June 2014.
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27.06.2014 10:17
Annual Report 2013
A/S Uglands Rederi's 83rd Annual Report was presented on 25 June. Please see PDF below.
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25.06.2014 10:18
Contract signing of bulker newbuildings
On 23 June 2014, Ugland Shipping AS signed a contract with Imabari Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., Japan for the construction of two 63,000 dwt bulk carriers for delivery in 2017.
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16.06.2014 10:19
Launching and Naming of TESS58 bulker newbuilding
A launching and naming ceremony of newbuilding SC219 from Tsuneishi Heavy Industries, Inc., Cebu took place at Tsuneishi’s Cebu yard on Monday 16 June. Godmother Hanne Lund - JJUC chairman Jørgen Lund’s wife - named the vessel Lunita.
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23.05.2014 10:23
Naming of PSV Juanita
Basking in brilliant spring sunshine the champagne bottle hit PSV Juanita’s ship’s side when the vessel was named at Leirvik quay at Stord on 20 May this year.
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30.04.2014 10:24
Delivery of PSV Juanita
PSV Juanita was delivered from Kleven Verft, Ulsteinvik on 16 April 2014 and has already entered into her two-year charter party with Statoil.
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07.03.2014 10:25
Sale of bulk carrier Livanita
In line with the ongoing company strategy to renew the bulk carrier fleet the LIVANITA, as the oldest vessel in the bulker fleet, has been sold and recently delivered.
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28.01.2014 10:27
Honour to Ugland employees
In December last year four loyal Ugland employees received their well-deserved awards for long and faithful service.
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17.12.2013 10:28
Statoil has awarded charter contract to PSV new build vessel Juanita
Ugland Offshore AS has been awarded a charter contract by Statoil Petroleum AS for the PSV new build vessel Juanita.
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22.11.2013 10:29
Super Typhoon Haiyan
It is with great relief that we just recently received news and can report that only 16 of our crew families have suffered material damages only. No casualties or fatalities have been noted.
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21.11.2013 10:29
Donation to the Philippines
The super typhoon Haiyan that hit the Philippines recently has left incomprehensible damage and devastation in its wake.
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16.09.2013 10:30
Launching of PSV of the SALT 100 design
Our new platform service vessel (PSV) of the SALT 100 design, scheduled for delivery in January 2014, was successfully launched at Kleven, Ulsteinvik Saturday evening.
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28.08.2013 10:32
Accident MV Favorita
On Saturday August 24th 2013, the MV Favorita was en route to Japan when during the cleaning operation of a cargo hold one of the crew members fell from a ladder and hit the tank top, head first.
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02.08.2013 10:34
Ugland Marine Services has implemented OHSAS 18001 certification received July 2013
The Occupational Health and Safety Assessment Series (OHSAS 18001) Standard has been implemented providing a recognizable occupational health and safety management system against which the management systems have been assessed and certified. (Certificate received in July 2013.)
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26.06.2013 10:36
Naming and delivery of two new barges
Today, Ugland Shipping AS and Skipsaksjeselskapet Kysten took delivery of two new barges (300 x 90 x 20 ft) from Dalian Shipyard in China.
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07.05.2013 10:40
Annual Report 2012
A/S Uglands Rederi's 82nd Annual Report was presented yesterday. Please see enclosed PDF.
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01.03.2013 10:41
SALE OF UR 161
The 1975-built barge UR 161 has been sold
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25.01.2013 10:45
UM BULK ORDERS 2 TESS 58
UM BULK AS orders 2 TESS-58 from Tsuneishi Shipbuilding
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18.01.2013 10:46
BARGE FLEET EXPANSION
Ugland buys seven large North Sea barges to meet increased demand.
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14.01.2013 10:47
Honour to Ugland employees
The Norwegian Shipowners’ Association’s Gold Medal was awarded to Ship’s Mechanic Kjell Egedal.
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10.12.2012 10:50
CP/CP EXTENSIONS
Recent Charter Parties/Charter Party Extensions
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07.12.2012 10:51
Honour to employees with 40 years' of service
Seven JJUC employees were recently honoured with a silver plate with inscription and a diploma for impressing 40 years of faithful service to the company.
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25.09.2012 10:52
NAMING AND DELIVERY OF STAR NORITA
MV Star Norita, a 58,000 dwt supramax bulk carrier, named and delivered today.
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05.09.2012 10:58
UGLEN INSTALLS SEAMARK FOUNDATIONS
Uglen installs record heavy seamark foundations off Lepsøy, an island north of Ålesund
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03.09.2012 11:41
UGLEN IN LIFEBOAT DROP WORLD RECORD
Uglen involved in world record for highest freefall lifeboat drop
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02.08.2012 11:42
LAUNCHING OF BULK CARRIER NEWBUILDING
SS-097, a TESS 58 Supramax Bulk Carrier was launched on 27 July
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04.07.2012 11:44
BARGE NEWBUILDINGS
Purchase of two new barges. Ugland has signed an agreement with Dalian Shipyard in China for the acquirement of two new 300 x 90 x 20 ft barges.
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03.07.2012 11:44
NAMING OF PSV EVITA
Naming of the company's first platform supply vessel
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26.06.2012 11:46
PROGRESS REPORT NEWBUILD SS97
The 6th TESS 58 newbuild will be launched July 27
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06.06.2012 11:48
PRESS RELEASE - NEW PSV CONTRACT
The J.J. Ugland Companies has signed a contract with Kleven Maritime
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23.05.2012 11:50
Newbuilding SS-097 - Progress Report
Ugland Shipping AS has recently contracted six supramax bulk carriers of the TESS 58 design, the last one for delivery in September 2012.
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16.05.2012 11:55
PSV EVITA
The PSV presently under construction at Myklebust yard is progressing according to schedule and will be delivered end June this year.
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03.05.2012 14:13
2011 ANNUAL REPORT
A/S Uglands Rederi's 81st Annual Report presented today. See PDF below.
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23.03.2012 14:15
BARGES PARTICIPATING IN RENEWABLE ENERGY PROJECT
The Barges UR 96 and UR 97 participating in renewable energy project
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20.03.2012 14:16
VACANT POSITIONS
Current vacant positions: Senior QA/HSE Manager and onboard staff for our PSV newbuilding. Pls visit Careers
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10.01.2012 14:17
HONOUR TO JJUC EMPLOYEES
During the traditional Christmas Lunch held on 22 December last year three loyal employees received their well-deserved awards for long and faithful service.
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29.11.2011 14:19
NEW WEBSITE
We are today launching our new website
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04.11.2011 14:21
THE KING'S MEDAL OF MERIT IN SILVER
JJUC employee honoured with the King's Medal of Merit in silver
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04.11.2011 14:20
SALE OF MV ELLENITA
The 42,838-dwt bulk carrier, MV Ellenita, was sold and delivered to new owners
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09.02.2011 14:18
PRESS RELEASE - PSV INVESTMENT
Press Release - JJUC invests in Platform Supply Vessel (PSV)
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