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Hansel Marine built and dispatched a HS-55 series Cutter Suction Dredger to Middle-East

Egypt

Hansel Marine, a Chinese leading maufacturer of dredgers, dispatched one HS-55CB CSD at Shanghai Port to Alexandria, Egypt recently.The dredger is a costomized design CSD, designed and built by...

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Dredging firm prepares for big new ship at Portslade wharf

United Kingdom

A cement and building materials business will learn next week whether it can modernise its site at Shoreham Harbour.Cemex UK wants to spend £1.8 million making changes at its wharf, in Basin Road...

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Fast delivery of Damen’s first customised CSD to Brazil

Netherlands

From contract to shipping in just under four monthsDamen has just shipped a fully customised Cutter Suction Dredger (CSD) 350, to Brazil. The standard dredger was adapted to meet Brazilian Naval...

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Damen delivers third FCS 2710 to High Speed Transfers

Netherlands

The delivery of the third Fast Crew Supplier (FCS) 2710 bought by Swansea, UK-based High Speed Transfers has taken place at Damen Shipyards Antalya. Named HST Harri, she joins the HST Hudson,...

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Damen delivered 13 tugs to Jawar Al Khaleej Shipping

Netherlands

Cutting-edge Damen tugs will serve partnership between Jawar Al Khaleej Shipping and General Company for Ports of IraqOn 20th October, a handover ceremony was held at Albwardy Damen, in Sharjah, UAE,...

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Fast delivery of Damen’s first customised Cutter Suction Dredger to Brazil

Brazil

Fast delivery of Damen’s first customised Cutter Suction Dredger to BrazilFrom contract to shipping in just under four monthsDamen has just shipped a fully customised Cutter Suction Dredger (CSD) 350,...

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Vard Marine develops design package for Fincantieri Bay LNG bunker barge

Vancouver, B.C., Canada

Vancouver, B.C., based Vard Marine Inc. recently completed the concept design of the the new 5,400 cu. m LNG bunker barge on order at Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding. Vard Marine is currently developing...

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Royal IHC successfully launches TSHD RIVER THAMES

Netherlands

Today, 31 October, DEME's latest trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) RIVER THAMES was successfully launched at PaxOcean Graha, Batam in Indonesia. The TSHD, designed and build by Royal IHC, has a...

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Keppel Smit prepares to test autonomous tug technology

Singapore

Keppel Smit Towage is making its first move to develop autonomous tug operations by converting a harbour vessel to jointly deploy and test remote control technology in Singapore in 2020Keppel Smit...

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VIDEO: USS John S. McCain (DDG 56) completes repairs

Japan

The Arleigh Burke class guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain (DDG 56) departs Fleet Activities Yokosuka to conduct comprehensive at-sea testing. This is the first underway for John S. McCain...

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Meyer Turku again delays Costa Smeralda delivery

Finland

Finland’s Meyer Turku shipyard says there will be a further delay to the delivery of Costa Smeralda, Carnival subsidiary Costa Cruises’ 180 000 GT, LNG fueled new flag ship.Meyer Turku says “the delay...

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Damen Marine Components BARKE Rudder A Hit With Coastal Transportation Inc.

Netherlands

A recent project by Damen Marine Components has been a big hit with the customer. The project involved the retrofit of a new rudder that delivered performance improvements exceeding the...

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Damen delivered FCS 2610 'MMS Superior' for MMS Offshore

Netherlands

MMS Offshore Renewable Services Ltd has taken delivery of a Fast Crew Supplier (FCS) 2610 from Damen Shipyards Group. The new vessel – to be called MMS Superior – will be deployed in a variety of...

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SLLDC defends bid to buy sand dredger costing more than Rs. 6.5bn

Sri Lanka

The Sri Lanka Land Development Corporation (SLLDC) management this week mounted a spirited defence of its proposal to spend more than Rs 6.5bn on a dredger to mine sea sand for the local...

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Viking Supply buys two under-construction PSVs

Sweden

Apparently tempted by a bargain deal, Sweden’s Viking Supply Ships AB has partnered with funds managed by Borealis Maritime to purchase two under-construction platform supply vessels. In addition to...