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Port Managers redeployed in NPA

Nigeria

The Management of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has approved the immediate redeployment of some Port Managers along with the appointment of a new Technical Assistant, Administration, to the...

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IHC Merwede and Semiotic Labs develop smart solutions for the dredging industry

Netherlands

IHC Merwede and Semiotic Labs have announced a collaboration on the development of smart solutions for the dredging industry. The parties signed an agreement at Shakedown, the PortXL closing event....

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Damen Shipyards welcomes Mexican cadets and crew of the ARM Cuauhtémoc during Sail Scheveningen

Netherlands

Due to the port visit of the Mexican Sail Training Vessel ARM Cuauhtémoc to Scheveningen, the Netherlands, Damen Shipyards welcomed a group of officers, cadets and crew into its facilities in...

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Boskalis Books Rotech for Mystery Offshore Wind Farm

Netherlands

Rotech Subsea Ltd. has secured contracts with Boskalis Subsea Cables & Flexibles for work on an undisclosed offshore wind farm in the North Sea.Rotech will use its TRS1 and TRS1 LD tools for...

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Damen Oskarshamnsvarvet Sweden achieves coveted AAA credit rating

Netherlands

Seven years after the facility was acquired by Damen, the group’s Swedish shipyard, Damen Oskarshamnsvarvet (DSO) has had its credit rating, as awarded by European credit rating agency Bisnode,...

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First European conversion of a dredger to dual-fuel LNG / MGO departs Damen Shiprepair Dunkerque

Netherlands

The first European dredger converted to dual-fuel LNG/MGO propulsion has departed Damen Shiprepair Dunkerque (DSDu) to return to work, 23 months after contract signing. The 117 metre, 8,500m³ trailing...

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ASL Marine's controlling Ang family U-turn on intention to fully subscribe to rights issue

Singapore

SINGAPORE - Offshore and marine group ASL Marine reversed a previous statement that its controlling shareholders, the Ang family, would subscribe for all of their entitlements under a shareholder...

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Jan De Nul Commits to Reducing CO2

Luxembourg

Jan De Nul Group announced it has committed to reduce carbon dioxide (CO?) emissions by 15 percent each year during maintenance dredging works at the Nieuwpoort coastal marina. In collaboration...

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Boskalis Appointed As Salvor For Both Damaged Tankers In The Gulf Of Oman

Oman

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has been appointed as the salvor for both tankers that were hit yesterday morning in the Gulf of Oman in a suspected attack. Shortly after the incidents...

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Submersible dredge pumps market Estimated to Expand at a Robust CAGR over 2028

Market Introduction:Submersible pump is a type of centrifugal pump which operates, while completely submerged in the liquid and dredge pumps used to transport of underwater sediments from one region...

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Damen Anchor & Chain Factory inks agreement with Fendercare at Seawork

Netherlands

On 12th of June, Damen Anchor & Chain Factory (AKF) signed a joint partnership agreement with Fendercare. The agreement came about from a mutual understanding that both parties’ clients were...

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High Speed Transfers places order for fourth Damen Fast Crew Supplier 2710

Netherlands

HST’s second FCS 2710 has just been deliveredHigh Speed Transfers (HST), the recent new entry into the crew transfer sector, has placed its fourth order for a Damen next-generation Fast Crew...

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Global Port Training names Nico Berx Chief Executive Officer

Belgium

Global Port Training (GPT), excelling in selecting and training port workers and assisting terminals worldwide to improve operational performance and customer satisfaction, announces today that its...

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Damen Marine Components acquires WK Hydraulics

Netherlands

Custom hydraulics expertise fits well with DMC portfolioOn 1st of April 2019, Damen Marine Components (DMC) acquired the assets of WK Hydraulics, a specialist maritime hydraulics systems...

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Boskalis Orders More SMD Trenching Tech

Netherlands

Soil Machine Dynamics Ltd (SMD) has secured a contract to supply a multi-mode pre-lay plough to Boskalis.The 200Te pre-lay plough comes with SMD’s latest surface control equipment which will be...