As part of an agreement between the Swedish Maritime Administration (SMA) and Viking Supply Ships (VSS), VSS has been called upon for escort and icebreaking services in northern Baltic Sea. VSS will supply an additional vessel to the five vessels that Viking Supply Ships already operates on behalf of the Swedish Maritime Administration. This contract confirms the good and long-lasting relationship between Viking Supply Ships and the Swedish Maritime Administration. Viking Supply Ships by this consolidates its role as a leading player in the icebreaking and harsh environment market. The contract is signed for 40 days, with the option to extend by up to 20 days, commencing in mid-January 2024.