PRESS RELEASES

Aker Philadelphia Shipyard Announces Appointment of New CFO (26.06.15)

Aker Philadelphia Shipyard ASA (Oslo:  AKPS) is pleased to announce that Jan Ivar Nielsen (born 1962) will be joining the company as Chief Financial Officer effective September 2015. Since 2009, Mr. Nielsen has held the position of CFO of VARD Holdings, a publicly listed global designer and builder of offshore and specialized vessels with ten facilities across Europe, Asia and South America.

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2014 Annual Report (25.03.15)

Please find attached the 2014 Annual Report.

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Aker Philadelphia Shipyard Delivers Second Aframax Tanker, Eagle Bay, to SeaRiver Maritime (13.03.15)

Aker Philadelphia Shipyard, Inc. (APSI), the sole operating subsidiary of Aker Philadelphia Shipyard ASA (Oslo: AKPS), has delivered its second Aframax tanker to SeaRiver Maritime, Inc. (SeaRiver), Exxon Mobil Corporation’s U.S. marine affiliate.

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Philly Tankers Secures Long-Term Charter Contracts for Two Product Tankers (26.02.15)

Philly Tankers AS announced today that its wholly owned U.S. subsidiary, Philly Tankers LLC, has entered into binding long-term time charter contracts with a domestic end-user for the two 50,000 dwt product tankers it has on order with Aker Philadelphia Shipyard (AKPS). The charters will commence after delivery of the vessels in 2016 and 2017.

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Aker Philadelphia Shipyard Announces Ratification of Four Year Collective Bargaining Agreement (04.02.15)

Aker Philadelphia Shipyard, Inc. (APSI), the sole operating subsidiary of Aker Philadelphia Shipyard ASA (Oslo: AKPS), announced today that a new four year collective bargaining agreement has been ratified by the Philadelphia Metal Trades Council (PMTC). The PMTC is the exclusive bargaining representative for production and maintenance employees at APSI and consists of ten unions.

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Aker Philadelphia Shipyard Holds Naming Ceremony for Second Aframax Tanker Constructed for Exxonmobil Marine Affiliate (12.01.15)

Aker Philadelphia Shipyard, Inc. (APSI), a leading U.S. commercial shipyard, held a naming ceremony earlier today for the second of two tankers being constructed for SeaRiver Maritime, Inc. (SeaRiver), Exxon Mobil Corporation’s U.S. marine affiliate. Political guest speakers included Governor Tom Corbett, Governor-elect Tom Wolfe and Lt. Governor-elect Michael Stack III.  

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