Aukra Bruk

Aukra, Norway

www.vard.com External Link

Founded in Aukra in 1949 and renamed Aukra Industrier in 1986. Subsequently acquired by Aker Yards in 2001 becoming Aker Aukra. Aker Yards was taken over by STX Corporation in 2008 and renamed STX Europe. The yards focussing on offshore vessels were formed into STX OSV in 2010 which was acquired by Fincantieri in 2013 and renamed VARD.