WEST SEA

History

West Sea

2019
In January, started the construction of two new Polar Expedition Ships
In April   delivery of the Ships: Viking Helgrim, AmaDouro and A-Rosa Alva
In July, delivery of the first Polar Expedition Ship, World Explorer, to Mystic Cruises
In December, signature of 4 new contracts for Polar Expedition Ships

2018
In May, signature of two new contracts for River Cruise Ships
In July, delivery of NRP Sines to the Portuguese Navy
In August,  delivery of the first Dredge,  José Duarte, to Dragus
In December, delivery of NRP Setúbal to the Portuguese Navy

2017
In January, entry in contract for the construction of a dredger for the Portuguese company Dragus
In March, delivery of the hotel-ships Elegance and Serenity for Douro Azul
In April, delivery of the hotel-ship Emerald Radiance for Scenic group
In May, ceremony of NRP Sines fluctuation

2016
In March, delivery of the first ships built by West Sea in Viana do Castelo

2015
In July, entry in contract for the construction of two ocean patrol vessels for the Portuguese Navy, NRP Sines and NRP Setúbal

2014
In January, signature of the sub-concession contract between West Sea and Empordef
In May, beginning of operation of West Sea in the shipyard
In December, the first shipbuilding contract is signed

2013
Re-definition of the concession of the lands to the ENVC
Subconcession to the Martifer Group

Estaleiros Navais de Viana do Castelo - ENVC

2012
Reprivatisation process of the ENVC share capital
Judicial process from the European Commission on the ENVC

2009
Termination, by the Government of Azores, of the contract for the construction of the Atlântida ferryboat

2007
Extension of the sub-concession area by the ENVC

2006
Subconcession contract between ENVC, S.A. and Enerconpor

2005
Subconsession of the lands by the ENVC
EMPORDEF becomes the holder of 100 % of ENVC shares

2004
Program for the acquisition of ships destined to the Portuguese Navy - PRAN

2001
Contract for the acquisition of two ocean patrol and response to pollution vessels

1996/97
Privatization of the ENVC following the privatization process

1991
ENVC becomes a Public Limited Company of mainly public capital

1989
New extension of the deadline and area for the concession of the lands to the ENVC

1976
ENVC becomes a public company

1975
Nationalization of the ENVC

1974
New extension of the deadline for the concession of the lands to ENVC

1950/52
Changes to ENVC social contract

1949
EENVC becomes a Public Company Limited
New extension of the deadline for the concession of the lands to ENVC

1948
Extension of the deadline for the concession of the lands to ENVC
Construction of the first ship by the ENVC

1946
Concession of the lands to ENVC

1944
Creation of Viana do Castelo's Naval Shipyard (ENVC - Estaleiros Navais de Viana do Castelo)

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