Shipping traditions

Since 1953


Volstad was established as a fishing company in 1953. Since then the company´s fishing activities have been nets, longlining, purse seining and trawling, both for shrimp and for whitefish.

The company currently operates one factory trawler in Norwegian waters, supplying large quantities of fish into the European market. F/T "Volstad" was the first Norwegian trawler with three quotas of cod, haddock and saithe.

Volstad Shipping"s offshore activities has been seismic research, PSV and ROV/survey. With special focus on environmental friendly and safe operations, also in arctic waters. Decades of vessel operations in arctic waters like Spitsbergen and East-Greenland have given Volstad the necessary experience to ensure the best technological and environmental solutions.