Product and Technical Innovation
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Keppel delivers world’s first EU Stage V dredger

Singapore

Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd (Keppel O&M), through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Keppel Singmarine Pte Ltd (Keppel Singmarine) has delivered the world's first European Union (EU) Stage V...

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Royal IHC Delivers 2,000th Dredge Pump

Netherlands

Today, Royal IHC delivered the 2,000th dredge pump to be built by the company. To celebrate this milestone, a select group of customers and partners was invited to the ‘Royal IHC Pump Experience’...

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Dredge Pump Marks New Use for Permanent Magnets

United Kingdom

A marine aggregate dredger under construction for UK shipowner CEMEX Marine will deploy the first dredge pump driven by a permanent magnet electric motor.The 1,400-kW motor will drive the submersed...

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Damen Tests Unique Permanent-Magnet Dredge Pump Motor

Netherlands

Successful full performance test CEMEX dredge pump e-motorThe Marine Aggregate Dredger CEMEX Go Innovation, currently under construction for CEMEX Marine UK, is fitted out with a submersed dredge...

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Chinese-built dredging vessel to serve Saudi Arabian oil field

Saudi Arabia

NANJING, April 3 (Xinhua) -- A large Chinese-made dredging vessel set sail Tuesday from east China's Jiangsu Province for Saudi Arabia to support its offshore oil exploration.The 138-meter-long,...

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The Rebirth of the Compact Ocean Going AHT

Netherlands

In the history of ocean towage, several vessels stand out. Among them the anchor-handling towage vessels Tempest and Typhoon, which were delivered by Van der Giessen-de Noord to Wijsmuller Offshore...

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Hydroman Hydraulic Slurry Pump with Cutter Heads for Dredging

China

Hydroman™ TQSY Hydraulic Submersible Slurry Pumps Characteristics:a. Submersible slurry pump provided of agitator to stir things upb. High abrasion resistance - Wear parts in high chromec. Low...

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Dredging technology showcased at diamond mine

South Africa

Integrated Pump Rental’s SlurrySucker has resolved a process water challenge for a diamond mine in Botswana. According to MD, Lee Vine, the mine took advantage of the high performance result that the...

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Rauma Marine to Build Ferry For Kvarken Link

Sweden

Finnish-Swedish passenger ferry operator Kvarken Link has signed a construction agreement with Finnish shipbuilding company Rauma Marine Constructions for a car and passenger ferry, set to operate...

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SK850LC-10E – Kobelco to Launch its Largest Excavator in Europe

Netherlands

Following the recent and successful introduction of several heavy demolition machines in Europe, Kobelco Construction Machinery Europe B.V. (KCME) is preparing to launch its largest excavator yet....

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Hall Contracting Adds Amphibious Dredge to its Fleet

Australia

Australian dredging and civil construction company Hall Contracting has added a $1.3 million amphibious dredge to its fleet, with CEO Cameron Hall announcing plans to purchase an additional four of...

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Wärtsilä Supplies Wasaline Ferry With Eco-Friendly Package

Finland

Wärtsilä has supplied an integrated package of products, systems and solutions for a new Wasaline RoPax ferry. The package will enable the vessel to be among the world’s most efficient and...

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SA Economy Benefits From The Building of New Navy Vessels

Netherlands

On Saturday, the 23rd of February 2019, Damen Shipyards Cape Town (DSCT) hosted a keel laying ceremony, marking the start of construction on the first of three Multi-mission Inshore Patrol Vessels...

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Bus-Size Robot Set to Vacuum up Valuable Metals From The Deep Sea

Belgium

Sometimes the sailors' myths aren't far off: The deep ocean really is filled with treasure and creatures most strange. For decades, one treasure—potato-size nodules rich in valuable metals...

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Asia's Largest Dredging Vessel Sets Sail in Operation

China

A Chinese-built dredging vessel, the largest of its kind in Asia has been put into operation on Tuesday as it set sail from the port of Lianyungang, a coastal city in east China's Jiangsu province,...