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CIP inks deal with Royal Boskalis, Hwa chi

Netherlands

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) yesterday signed a preferred bidder agreement with Dutch dredging and heavylift company Royal Boskalis Westminster NV and local marine construction company...

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Singapore needs sand, but its neighbors refuse to sell

Singapore

Singapore needs a lot of sand.As a tiny island-nation acutely aware of its small size, it has long reclaimed land from the sea to expand its geographic area. Since it became an independent nation...


Upcoming Projects/Contracts/Tenders
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Sandringham sludge clean up slated

Australia

Locals and visiting beach goers will be able to comfortably enjoy a sludge-free Sandringham Harbour this summer with a beach clean-up project about to get underway.Consisting of decaying organic...

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Pelindo IV ready to build Manado Marine Bay

Indonesia

Makassar, South Sulawesi (ANTARA) - Indonesia's seaport operator PT Pelabuhan Indonesia (Pelindo) IV is ready to build the Manado Marine Bay to support the Bitung-Davao route to facilitate direct...

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Hunterston dredging plan uncovered by freedom of information request

United Kingdom

PLANS to dredge a huge area of the seabed at Hunterston as part of an oil rig decommissioning yard project has been uncovered by a freedom of information request. A total of 2.4 million cubic metres...


Project Updates & Industry Developments
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Mahadeva Kodigehalli lake gets new lease of life

India

The restoration activities carried out by Shell included desilting, dredging and widening the inlet water channels to the lake.BENGALURU: With the city facing acute water shortage, there is a greater...

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Sand dredging starts on the Tweed

Australia

Dredging of sand from the Tweed River entrance will get underway over the weekend beginning today, as part of the ongoing Tweed Sand Bypassing project.About 150,000 cubic metres of sand will be...


Company & People News/C-Suite Interviews
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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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Watch the New DRAGFLOW DRM amphibious dredger with cutting edge technology for multiple applications that can move on land and in water

Italy

The DRAGFLOW DRM amphibious dredger is the cutting edge of technology for all applications where versatile machinery is needed, capable of moving on land and in water. In this video we show you the...


Product and Technical Innovation
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Dredgers to get fuel-saving system from GreenSteam

Luxembourg

Danish software specialist GreenSteam has announced that dredging operator Jan De Nul has chosen to deploy GreenSteam on its fleet of dredgers.The project focused on reducing fuel costs and CO2...

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Watch the New DRAGFLOW DRM amphibious dredger with cutting edge technology for multiple applications that can move on land and in water

Italy

The DRAGFLOW DRM amphibious dredger is the cutting edge of technology for all applications where versatile machinery is needed, capable of moving on land and in water. In this video we show you the...

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Tallink Gets Finance for LNG Ferry

Finland

Estonian shipping company Tallink Tallink Grupp has borrowed EUR 197.6 million to finance the new EUR 247 million LNG powered fast ferry currently under construction in Rauma Marine Constructions...

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Alewijnse Alvivi Platform For Deme Dredgers

Netherlands

Rotterdam area based systems integrator Alewijnse Marine has introduced a new virtualisation and visualisation platform for use on trailing suction hopper dredgers.The AIViVi solution, which can...


Port News
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Brazil postpones auction of 3 port terminals

Brazil

The Brazilian government has postponed the concession auctions for three port terminals.Set to take place on August 9, the auctions will now be hold on August 13, the infrastructure ministry said in...

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Port of Antwerp has best ever quarter

Belgium

Container freight at the Port of Antwerp performed strongly in the second quarter of 2019 with a new record volume which was immediately topped in May.Container peaks in April and May brought the...

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Singapore and China to cooperate in R&D on maritime issues like smart port tech

Singapore

SINGAPORE - Singapore and China will be cooperating in research and development on maritime matters with an agreement signed on Thursday (July 11).The memorandum of understanding (MOU) was signed...

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China, Tanzania in talks to get US$10 billion Bagamoyo Port project back on track, ambassador says

China

Negotiations to restart development of deep water port ‘ongoing’, Mbelwa Kairuki saysProject was halted last month by African nation’s president over problems with terms of dealDiscussions are...


Videos
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Construction work on the Pipeline for the Cairns Shipping Development Project

Australia

Construction work on the Pipeline for the Cairns Shipping Development Project. Source: youtube.com

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Half Tide Tug Harbour boat ramp

Australia

The Half Tide Tug Harbour includes a public boat ramp and a floating walkway for recreational vessels up to 7.5m in length. At high tide, the 2.4m wide and 40m long walkway can accommodate up...

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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...


Events & Conferences
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Second Damen technical seminar to be held in Africa a continuous success

Nigeria

Damen Services has just completed its second technical seminar to be held in Africa. The event focused on navigational equipment supplied by Alphatron Marine and involved technical staff from...

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DHS Cybersecurity Summit: Sept 18-20, 2019, National Harbor

The Department of Homeland Security, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) will bring together critical infrastructure stakeholders from around the world to a forum with...

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5th GPF Executive Program on Global Ports Management, Sep 30- Oct 4, 2019, Singapore. Exclusive. Intensive. Small Group

United States

Dear ColleaguesSTRUCTUREThis five days Management program is structured to provide intensive coaching combined with interactive workshops, individual and group case studies and participants’...

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The Cartagena dialogue: Preparing Ports, Cities & Destinations for the next day of cruising

Colombia

El Diálogo de Cartagena: Preparación de Puertos, Ciudades y Destinos para el próximo día de crucero(bilingual article. Ver español al final)Como parte del Comité Científico del Diálogo, estamos...