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About Solstad Offshore ASA

Our story

Present

Solstad is a leading offshore shipping company, providing clients from all over the world with the capabilities they need to move forward … or backwards, or sideways or even straight down when required.

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With more than 100 modern ships and nearly 4 000 highly skilled employees worldwide, Solstad is one of the largest, greenest and most capable offshore shipping companies in the World. 

Our vessels and expertise provide our partners in the offshore energy industry, both renewable and petroleum based, with the operational power, safety and reliablility they need to grow everything but their environmental impact.

125

Vessels

80 %

utilization

99,2 %

Technical uptime

Market and operations

Updated 19.06.20

4 400

w2w

46

rig moves

163 400

Containers transported

Solstad Green Operations

Period: 2009 – 2019

Today, our company has a global presence and a stellar reputation for competence and reliability. But it hasn’t always been smooth sailing, not even in recent years.

We became experts on saving costs by lowering fuel consumption and reducing emissions. Through the hugely successful program, Solstad Green Operations, we have a head start on the competition when it comes to improving our environmental impact. 

17 %

INCREASED FUEL EFFICIENCY

927 542

CO2 TON SAVED

156 000

SGO’s CONDUCTED

The Solstad employees

Updated 19.06.2020

We appreciate the true value of loyal employees. Our priority is to take care of our people by having a targeted health and safety focus and by offering long-term career opportunities.

Our people are the heartbeat of Solstad. As it has been in the past, it will also be in the future.

3 890

dedicated employees

3 553

Dedicated Offshore

337

dedicated onshore

50

different NATIONALITIES

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Our core values

We view corporate values as tools to create a common culture, purpose and direction – and to define how we behave towards each other. There are many values out there, these four are ours:

Safe

Safety is our main priority. Solstad vessels carry out operations all over the world, sometimes in extreme conditions. We recognize all employees as our most valuable asset, and we will never compromise on their safety. 

Reliable

We focus on quality in all parts of our services. We shall always be trusted to treat everyone fairly and respectfully, and we keep our promises. With a vast fleet and a competent organization, our clients shall trust us to perform all operations in a safe manner and with focus on quality and efficiency in all stages of our services.

Competent

All employees in Solstad are key personnel. We aim not only to fulfill our client’s demands, but to deliver a service beyond their expectations. We ensure that our personnel are constantly learning to have the right competence and knowledge required at all times. Our operational knowledge shall be developed in close interaction between the marine crew and the onshore organizations.

Responsible

We care about people, assets and the environment. Our company is global, but also local in the areas we operate. We conduct our business in a responsible manner, respecting the law and universal human rights to benefit the communities where we work. We are aware of our environmental footprint, and take measurable steps towards a better environment with the Solstad Green Operations program.

Fleet and square feet

We have offices on four continents ranging from Brazil to Singapore to Australia and of course our home continent of Europe. Our ships cover even larger parts of the globe, sailing in most of the important offshore energy sectors on the Earth.
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The Solstad fleet consists of over 100 ships, and presents as modern, highly capable and greener than the industry standard. 

Board of directors

Stellar competence, vast experience and positive mindsets – that’s what you’ll find at our helm.

Home Port

Our headquarters are located in Skudeneshavn on the southern tip of the island of Karmøy in Western Norway. This is also the primary location of our management team, tasked with overseeing the abundance of talent in our organization.

How it all started

Past

To come

Future