Astilleros Balenciaga S.A. Shipyard, which builds steel hull ships, tug boats, cargo vessels and product carriers, has signed the deal with R.STAHL TRANBERG. The BlueLine Series, which consists of navigation lights, searchlights, floodlights and deck lights, has been designed to provide marine operators with a world-class quality standard in marine lighting. The series provides the very latest safety, sustainability and connectivity standards required for today’s modern ship designs.
Said Thomas Linkenheil, Managing Director of R.STAHL TRANBERG: “It’s great news that we have secured our first contract so soon after our launch at Nor-Shipping in June and look forward to not only meeting but surpassing the Balenciaga Shipyard’s expectations. Special thanks also go to the support of our Spanish agent - Norispan Ingeniería.”
Founded in 1921 and based in the Basque country, the Balenciaga Shipyard has built 371 vessels to a maximum length of 105 meters for the aquaculture, tug and salvage, oil & gas and cargo sectors. The shipyard is currently building an Arctic Trawler for research use at the Greenland Institute of Natural Resources. Over the past few years, Norispan Ingeniería, R.STAHL TRANBERG’s agent, has provided systems to more than 18 of Astilleros Balenciaga’s vessels.