• Apr 21, 2017, 12:50

    Change of managers on Lewek Inspector

    Change of managers from Forland Shipping AS to OSM Offshore AS, was performed in Walvis Bay, Namibia on Friday 21. April 2017 at 12:00 hrs. GMT &...

  • Feb 20, 2017, 22:30

    Update Lewek Inspector

    Forland Subsea AS has entered into a time charter party with a major international contractor for the Lewek Inspector. The expected charter...

  • Feb 13, 2017, 22:59

    Change of managers on Fugro Saltire

    Change of managers from Forland Shipping AS to OSM Offshore AS, was performed onboard Fugro Saltire, on 13. February 2017 at 12:00 hrs...

  • Jan 14, 2017, 16:41

    Outsourcing of technical management

    Forland Shipping AS, the management company in the Forland Group ("Forland"), signed agreements 12 January 2017 with OSM Offshore AS ("OSM") in...

  • Jan 9, 2017, 16:28

    New CFO in the Forland companies

    Gunnar Jansen is appointed as CFO in the companies in the Forland Group, with effect from March 01(st) 2017.Gunnar Jansen comes from a position...

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The management team of Forland Shipping AS

 Company Management Team (CMT)

Frode Bjørn Forland Photo Øystein Klakegg

Frode Bjørn Forland, CEO
Frode Bjørn Forland is the son of Mikkel and Ellen Forland, and after his mother passed away in January 2010, the sole owner of the Forland Group. 
He has many years of experience working actively in the Ship Management Department
Frode possess a degree as Master of Technical Engineering and Control Systems. 

T: +47 55 52 96 72 │ E:  fbf "at"

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Gunnar Jansen, CFO


T: +47 55 52 96 67 │ E:  gcj "at"

Kurt Andreassen Photo-EML

 Kurt Andreassen,  Vessel Support Manager (VSM)

Educated at the maritime College in Arendal.

Served as Chief Engineer on various offshore vessels, and have 35 years' experience from the maritime sector.

T: +47 55 52 96 86 │ E:  kan "at"

Bjørn Gunnar Garnes

 Bjørn Gunnar Garnes,  QHSE Manager

Chief Engineer exam from "Trondheim Maritime Høgskole"
Has sailed as Chief Engineer and been a Teacher at "Bergen Maritime Skole"

Has previously had the main responsibility for quality systems for the last 15 years.

Joined Forland Shipping in April 2012 as QHSE Manager.

T: +47 55 52 96 85 │ E:  bga "at"