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LESSE Is Ready To Get The Job Done

Netherlands

On Friday 2 August, Royal IHC handed over the custom-built 2,300m³ trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) LESSE to Baggerbedrijf de Boer – Dutch Dredging. The vessel is based on the success of...

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OUT NOW: TERRA ET AQUA #155

Netherlands

The summer issue’s hot topics include a safety roundtable, numerical simulation and mud motor. Download An article by Cao Lei presents research which numerically simulates the...

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Tallink Grupp consults public on name for new vessel

Estonia

Estonian ferry operator Tallink Grupp says it has launched an international naming competition for its new shuttle ferry, the construction of which is due to kick off at the Rauma shipyard in...

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Damen signs contract with Ports of Auckland for fully electric RSD-E Tug 2513

Netherlands

Innovative vessel will be first fully electric ship-handling tug with 70 tonnes bollard pullOn 29th July, New Zealand’s Ports of Auckland signed a contract with the Damen Shipyards Group for the...

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Damen installs solar panels at Dutch shipyards

Netherlands

As part of its ongoing commitment to sustainability, Damen Shipyards Group is having solar panels installed at a number of its Dutch yards. Collectively, the installations will provide...

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Damen Landing Utility Vessel 1608 unveiled for aquaculture industry

Netherlands

2 August 2019D-day for new fish farm landing craftOn 26th July, Damen Shipyards Group and Coastal Workboats Scotland unveiled a new vessel for the aquaculture industry in Oban,...

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First Damen MAD3500 aggregates dredger launched at Damen Shipyards Galati

Netherlands

1 August 2019The first of Damen’s new Marine Aggregate Dredger class, a 103.5 metre MAD 3500, has been launched at Damen Shipyards Galati (DSGa) in Romania. The vessel, to be named the CEMEX Go...

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Boskalis and Kotug complete sale of Kotug Smit Towage to Boluda

Netherlands

Papendrecht, 1 August 2019 Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis), together with its co-shareholder Kotug International B.V. (Kotug), have completed the sale of Kotug Smit Towage to Boluda Group...

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Royal IHC Annual Figures 2018

Netherlands

Setbacks on challenging projects led to a net loss of € 80.6 million in 2018. Concrete actions have been taken to restore profitability: focus applied and transformation intensified...

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DEME completes Elia’s Modular Offshore Grid subsea export cable installation well ahead of schedule

Belgium

DEME successfully completed the installation of 85 km of subsea export cable for Elia’s Modular Offshore Grid, deploying the state-of-the-art cable installation vessel ‘Living Stone’. The cable...

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DRAGFLOW brings its know-how to the Italian National Committee for Large Dams

Italy

Dragflow was admitted among the collective members of ITCOLD, the Italian National Committee for Large Dams.The Association aims to study all the problems associated with dams, their implementation...

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Boskalis Awarded Seabed Intervention & Shore Crossing Contract For Woodside’s Scarborough Export Gas Pipeline

Netherlands

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has been awarded the contract for the seabed intervention and shore crossing activities for Woodside’s proposed Scarborough export gas pipeline in North...

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Lagersmit appoints Hagler Systems as distributor for USA and Alberta, Canada

Lagersmit further strengthens its position in the United States of America and joins forces with Hagler Systems. During the WEDA conference, Hagler Systems was officially appointed distributor for the...

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DredgeWire Publisher Peter Bowe interviews Robert Hagler-President, David Hagler- VP of Sales & Marketing and Lee Henry-Program Mgr of Hagler Systems

DredgeWire Publisher Peter Bowe sat with Robert Hagler-President, David Hagler- VP of Sales & Marketing and Lee Henry-Program Mgr of Hagler Systems during the Chicago WEDA (Western Dredging...

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Singapore Government appoints Honorary Consuls-General in Athens and Papua New Guinea's Port Moresby

Singapore

SINGAPORE - The Government of the Republic of Singapore has appointed Mr Fabian Clement Kin Chung Chow as the nation's Honorary Consul-General in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, with jurisdiction...