Product and Technical Innovation
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Wärtsilä Debuts HY for Dredgers

Italy

Wärtsilä launched the Wärtsilä HY for Dredger, a new product based on Wärtsilä’s HY hybrid propulsion technology, aimed at enhancing the efficiency and sustainability of dredging operations.The...

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Customised CSD500 on transport to Australia

Netherlands

Fully customised cutter dredger for acidic environmentDamen Dredging Equipment has delivered a customised CSD500-S to Australian customer, Energy Resources of Australia (ERA). The CSD, which has...

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Global Dredge Pumps Market Outlook 2019-2023

The “Dredge Pumps Market” report offers a thorough examination of the diverse patterns and factors affecting the development direction of the worldwide market. An evaluation of the effect of...

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OCTOMAR Serviços Marítimos takes delivery of Damen Fast Crew Supplier 2206

Netherlands

Independent Angolan diving services company OCTOMAR Serviços Marítimos Limitada has taken delivery of its first vessel from the Damen Shipyards Group; a Fast Crew Supplier (FCS) 2206. The vessel...

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Damen and Hanson sign contract on new aggregate dredger

Netherlands

On 10 May 2019, Damen Shipyards Group and Hanson Aggregates Marine signed a contract for construction of a Marine Aggregate Dredger (MAD) 3500 vessel. The ship will be used to extract aggregates...

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DOP pumps at Dutch royal palace “Het Loo”

Netherlands

Dredging job at an iconic locationThe Dutch Palace “Het Loo” is the former Royal residence of King William and Queen Mary Stuart. Built in the 17th century, it served as their residence and hunting...

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Royal IHC Names 2,300M³ TSHD LESSE

Netherlands

On Thursday 23 May, the naming ceremony for the LESSE, a custom-built 2,300m³ trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD), took place at Royal IHC’s partner yard MTG Dolphin BV in Varna, Bulgaria. The...

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Royal IHC Launches Mining Cutter Dredger Julia For Kenmare Resources

Netherlands

On Monday 20 May, Royal IHC launched a mining cutter suction dredger (CSD) for Kenmare Resources plc. During the naming ceremony, held today at its shipyard in Kinderdijk, the vessel was named...

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Launching of the Seven Vega for Subsea 7 by Royal IHC in Krimpen

Netherlands

On Saturday 25 May 2019, Subsea 7 and Royal IHC successfully launched the fully integrated reel-lay vessel SEVEN VEGA. The ceremony took place at IHC’s shipyard in Krimpen aan den IJssel, The...

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MEOP-SMS: a new database for submesoscale-resolving CTD data

Argentina

It is with great excitement that we are finally able to present you a brand new MEOP product, the MEOP-SMS database.The MEOP-SMS database is a collection of CTD data gathered with CTD-SRDLs attached...

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Debmarine Namibia to invest US$ 468 Million in world’s first custom-built diamond recovery vessel

Canada

Debmarine announced that, new vessel will represent the largest ever investment in the history of marine diamond recovery. Debmarine Namibia added that, its Board of Directors have approved the...

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IHC launches big custom cutter dredge for titanium dioxide mining for Kenmare

Netherlands

Today again a launching behind the back. Everything in proportion, but also here the borders looked up again with regard to the maximum dimensions. Kenmare successful to water in cooperation with...

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Radio Holland books order at the Royal IHC shipyard: NavCom package for two cutter suction dredgers

Netherlands

Radio Holland Netherlands (Rotterdam) recently booked an order to deliver a NavCom package to two custom-built Cutter Suction Dredgers built at Royal IHC shipyard. In detail, RH also supplies the...

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JW Baron buys first ever long reach JCB X Series

United Kingdom

A south west contractor has bought the first long reach version of JCB’s X Series range of crawler excavators and declared the machine: “a real eye-opener”.Dartmouth-based JW Baron Earthworks...

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Rapid Plume Modelling (RPM) Tool

Australia

Rapid Plume Modelling (RPM) provides quick and reliable estimates on the likely areas to be influenced when depositing dredged material underwater by, for example, pipeline or barge. For...