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Caterpillar: 3-D Printing Of Yachts: What Will It Change?

IL, United States

The Wall Street Journal quite recently ran a story with the striking headline, “Get Ready for 3-D Printed Yachts.” The story centered on a Dutch entrepreneur, Maarten Logtenberg, who has created the...

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Royal IHC Strengthens Its Mining Activities With New Partnerships In 2018

Netherlands

Over the course of 2018, Royal IHC has strengthened its mining activities by securing a number of important partnerships. In July, IHC Robbins – a wholly owned subsidiary of IHC – announced that it...

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Payra Port: Deal Signed for Dredging (Bangladesh/Belgium)

Belgium

In a big leap forward, the Payra Port Authority (PPA) yesterday signed a deal with a Belgium-based company to start capital dredging of the port's main channel to facilitate entries of large ships at...

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Rauma Marine Constructions Wins €120M Order for LNG/Biogas/Battery Ropax (Finland - Rauma)

Finland

Rauma Marine Constructions (RMC) has signed a letter of intent with Kvarken Link for a ropax ferry that will run on dual fuel, LNG/biogas/diesel and batteries.The car and passenger ferry is set to...

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Boskalis Gets Wind Project (Netherlands)

Netherlands

Royal Boskalis Westminster from the Netherlands has been awarded a contract for the Inch Cape offshore wind farm project in the North Sea off the coast of Scotland, UK.Boskalis will do the...

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Important Concession for Jan De Nul in Bangladesh

Bangladesh

Jan De Nul enters into concession agreement with the Government of Bangladesh for the dredging of Payra Port, enhancing the development of the country’s infrastructure.Jan De Nul Group’s subsidiary...

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Scottish Windfarm for Boskalis

Netherlands

A pre-construction agreement (PCA) for work on a windfarm off the coast of Scotland has been signed by Dutch-based dredging, offshore contracting and marine services company Boskalis Westminster.The...

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BWSSB to Float Tenders for TG Halli Rejuvenation (India - Bengaluru)

India

The Thippagondanahalli reservoir (TGR) is being readied to receive water from the Yettinahole project by early 2020.", The Thippagondanahalli reservoir (TGR) is being readied to receive water from...

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River Thames Shipping Company Announces £500,000 Investment Scheme to Dredge Riverbanks in Rainham (United Kingdom)

United Kingdom

A company which specialises in improving environments has announced a £500,000 dredging campaign aiming to improve an area alongside the river Thames in Rainham.The works will also allow Land &...

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Boskalis Appointed Preferred Contractor For Inch Cape Offshore Wind Farm Project

Netherlands

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has signed an exclusive Pre-Construction Agreement (PCA) for the Inch Cape offshore wind farm project. The award was made by Inch Cape Offshore Limited...

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Boskalis Signs Multi-Year Subsea Services Contract In Middle East

Netherlands

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has signed a multi-year subsea services agreement in the Middle East. The base value of the three-year contract amounts to USD 40 million with an option to...

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Texas Channel Project Awards First Contract

TX, United States

As part of the Channel Improvement Project (CIP), Great Lakes will increase the depth at the entrance of the ship channel from -47 feet Mean Lower Low Water (MLLW) to -54 feet MLLW, as well as...

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Stornoway Harbour Issues New Applications in Bid to Build Deep Water Port and Marine (United Kingdom)

United Kingdom

Stornoway Port Authority has published two new applications to allow it to undertake dredging work and construct new deep water port and marina.Bosses have applied to ministers for marine licences...

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Contract Awarded for Port Dalhousie Piers (Canada)

Canada

A $26.3-million contract to repair the Port Dalhousie Piers has been awarded to an Oakville company.The Ministry of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard announced Monday that Bronte...

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Mercator Wins Contract from Paradip Port (India)

India

Shares of Mercator climbed 3% in intraday trade on Thursday as the company announced that it has emerged as the lowest bidder for maintenance dredging of 7mn CUM quantity for 3 years at Paradip...