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Press release: Jotron signs two contracts with Vard Electro to supply communication systems to 18 new vessels

Publish date: 05 Sep 2016

Jotron AS, a leading manufacturer of professional communication systems for land, sea and air safety, today announces that it has secured two contracts for delivery of telephone communication and Public Address (PA) systems to 3 and 15 new module carrier vessels.

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The communication systems are forecasted for installation during 2017 and 2018. Jotron has designed and produced ship internal communication and offshore / onshore PA&GA systems since 1979. Jotron products are carefully designed and built for harsh maritime and offshore environments. By choosing Jotron, the vessel operators benefit from certified products and top notch communication technology.

Vard Electro AS is own by Vard Holding Limited, one of the major global designers and shipbuilders of offshore and specialized vessels. The company has nine shipbuilding facilities worldwide. These 18 new module carrier vessels will be built in Romania and Vietnam, with scheduled delivery between 3Q 2017 and 2Q 2018. These vessels will be operated in the Caspian Sea and in Russian waterways.

“We are thrilled to have been selected as the communication supplier for this project and look forward to working with Vard Electro on these 18 vessels,” says Rolf Andreas Wallin, Director Sales and Marketing Maritime and Energy Communication Division Jotron.

For more information, please contact Rolf Andreas Wallin, tel: +47 3313 9700.

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