First X-STERN being fittedYard News // September 22, 2015
Ulstein Group in Norway says the first X-STERN is currently being mounted on the first of two vessels for the offshore wind industry. The vessels are being built for Bernhard Schulter/Windea.
Yard numbers 309 and 310 are scheduled for delivery from Ulstein Verft in 2016 and 2017. In addition to being the first vessels from Ulstein Verft in the offshore wind segment, they are also the first with an X-STERN.
The new stern features are being installed at Crist shipyard in Poland, where the hulls of the vessels are being built.
The hull of the first vessel is due to arrive at Ulstein Verft in Norway in the second half of December.