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Corné Hulst, COO Pecém: ‘Transfer the Port of Rotterdam’s knowledge and mentality to Brazil’

Brazil

Corné Hulst is the new Operational Director for the Port of Pecém in Brazil. The brand new COO of the Rotterdam joint venture has lived and worked abroad for over twenty years, including in Sohar....

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Dredge Yard is relocating to better accommodate its clients

Netherlands

Dredge Yard is expanding its business and will relocate to new headquarters and assembly hall to better accommodate its clients.We are excited to announce that we are relocating to our new...

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NSW Ports Planning Officer Adriane Whiley Appointed to the Greater Sydney Commission's Youth Panel

Australia

NSW Ports Planning Officer Adriane Whiley has been appointed to the Greater Sydney Commission's Youth Panel, which is tasked with strategic planning and increasing youth engagement across the Greater...

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Arcadis wins fifth framework appointment with the UK Environment Agency

Netherlands

Amsterdam, July 17, 2019 – Arcadis (EURONEXT: ARCAD), the leading global Design & Consultancy organization for natural and built assets, today announced that it has won its fifth consecutive...

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DEME’s new generation TSHD is put to work

Belgium

DEME’s multi-year fleet investment programme continues with the arrival of its new trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) Bonny River. The vessel is currently being mobilised on its first assignment...

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KLAW LNG creates ship-to-ship LNG bunkering transfer system

United Kingdom

Signum Technology Group company KLAW LNG, a specialist in ship-to-ship and ship-to-shore LNG transfer systems design and engineering, has delivered a solution for ship-to-ship LNG fuel...

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IRClass' Arun Sharma Takes the Helm at IACS

India

Arun Sharma, the head of the Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass), has been elected to a one-year term as chairman of the International Association of Classification Societies (IACS) in a recent...

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Van Oord strengthens dredging fleet with third new hopper

Netherlands

Rotterdam, the Netherlands, 16 July 2019 - Van Oord has decided to use the option of ordering a third trailing suction hopper dredger at Keppel FELS Limited. The vessel is similar to the two...

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NMDC won the Neeshan Award

United Arab Emirates

NMDC won the Neeshan Award for the second time organized by Abu Dhabi Ports for its efforts towards establishing a culture of excellence in health, safety, environment and encouraging a sustainable...

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Boskalis: Unique Sighting With Carnival Cruise Ship On Top Of The Boka Vanguard In Freeport, Bahamas

Netherlands

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) successfully loaded cruise ship Carnival Vista on its semi-submersible heavy lift vessel BOKA Vanguard and transported it to a shipyard facility in...

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C-Job Naval Architects announces expansion with US office

C-Job Naval Architects will expand its business to the United States by opening a dedicated branch office in Houston, Texas this summer.Basjan Faber, CEO at C-Job, the largest independent ship...

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Damen signs maintenance contract with Netherlands Ministry of Defence

Netherlands

On 11th July, Damen Shipyards Den Helder signed a midlife upkeep (MLU) contract with the Netherlands Ministry of Defence. With this contract, support ship HNLMS Pelikaan, along with hydrographic...

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Ambitious Co2 Reduction Targets At Nieuwpoort

Belgium

Belgium’s Jan De Nul Group has committed to reducing CO2 emissions by 15% a year during maintenance dredging works at the Nieupoort coastal marine.Jan De Nul is believed to be the first company in...

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New Screening Installation Design By Damen

Netherlands

Damen Dredging in the Netherlands has completed assembly of a screening installation for an aggregates dredger of type MAD3500 currently under build at the Damen yard in Galati, Romania.The new...

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Van Oord Launches Sustainability Initiative

Netherlands

Dutch dredging and marine construction major Van Oord will present a series of white papers to underline its commitment to sustainability as embodied in its new Sustainable Earth Actions (S.E.A.)...