Entries by Larissa Ramos

Wärtsilä and CBO to partner in Latin America’s first hybrid vessel upgrade project

The technology group Wärtsilä and CBO, one of Brazil’s leading operators of offshore support vessels, have recently signed an agreement to convert a vessel from CBO’s fleet to operate with hybrid propulsion. The ‘CBO Flamengo’ will be the first vessel in Latin America to be fitted with a battery pack for hybrid propulsion, which will […]

Thyssenkrupp Marine Systems acquires Oceana Shipyard

Thyssenkrupp Marine Systems – based in Kiel, Germany – has just signed the contract to acquire the Oceana Shipyard (Itajaí / SC) from the company Aliança S.A., which belongs to the Grupo CBO. The agreement creates the initial basis for the construction of Tamandaré Class frigates for Brazilian Navy, as well a greater growth of […]

CBO acquires PSV 4,900 and targets opportunities for chartering ‘high-spec’ vessels

In December 2019, the Grupo CBO announced the purchase of the PSV Standard Supporter (4,900 dwt) in international market. The vessel currently operates in North Sea under the management of partner Fletcher Group, whose headquarters are in United Kingdom. The Brazilian company points out that the maritime support vessel, which will be called CBO Supporter, […]