Boskalis acquires EUR 75 million dredging contracts in Indonesia

Boskalis acquires EUR 75 million dredging contracts in Indonesia

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has been awarded two contracts in Indonesia. On the island of Sulawesi, Boskalis will expand the Makassar New Port container terminal and on the island of Java it will prepare …
Apr 17, 2019 /  Curious
DEME awarded a major dredging contract to carry out the deepening of the Elbe fairway in Germany

DEME awarded a major dredging contract to carry out the deepening of the Elbe fairway in Germany

DEME, an international group of specialized companies involved in complex marine engineering works, has won a major contract to carry out the deepening of the Elbe fairway in Germany. Caption:  DEME's most modern …
Apr 11, 2019 /  Curious
Royal IHC to build second TSHD for National Marine Dredging Company

Royal IHC to build second TSHD for National Marine Dredging Company

Royal IHC has signed a contract with National Marine Dredging Company (NMDC, based in Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.) to build yet another state-of-the-art trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD). The new vessel builds on the …
Mar 22, 2019 /  Vessels
Van Oord orders new generation of water injection vessels

Van Oord orders new generation of water injection vessels

Van Oord has ordered the construction of two state-of-the-art water injection vessels at Kooiman Marine Group. The new vessels will be multifunctional and will include systems that ensure optimal deployment. The first …
Feb 26, 2019 /  Vessels
Newly-built TSHD doing the Portuguese proud

Newly-built TSHD doing the Portuguese proud

The first hopper dredger entirely built at a Portuguese yard for a Portuguese contractor Recently the Jose Duarte started its first mining job in Lisbon. The trailing suction hopper dredger has been built in Portugal …
Jan 29, 2019 /  Vessels
Important concession for Jan De Nul in Bangladesh

Important concession for Jan De Nul in Bangladesh

Jan De Nul enters into a concession agreement with the Government of Bangladesh for the dredging of Payra Port, enhancing the development of the country’s infrastructure. Jan De Nul Group’s subsidiary …
Jan 15, 2019 /  Curious
Great Lakes Announces Receipt of $93 Million Corpus Christi Channel Deepening Award

Great Lakes Announces Receipt of $93 Million Corpus Christi Channel Deepening Award

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation (Great Lakes) (NASDAQ:GLDD), the largest provider of dredging services in the United States and a major provider of environmental and infrastructure services announced today the …
Jan 8, 2019 /  Curious
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Awards $92 Million Contract for the Port of Corpus Christi Ship Channel Improvement Project

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Awards $92 Million Contract for the Port of Corpus Christi Ship Channel Improvement Project

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) awarded a $92 million construction contract to Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company, LLC, to deepen and widen the Corpus Christi Ship Channel (CCSC) from the Gulf of Mexico to …
Jan 4, 2019 /  Curious
Damen signs with Gerd Stensen for Stan Tug 1606

Damen signs with Gerd Stensen for Stan Tug 1606

Damen Shipyards Group recently signed a contract with Gerd Stensen AS from Norway for the delivery of a Damen Stan Tug 1606. The client will apply the new vessel to their dredging operations. Gerd Stensen, like Damen, …
Dec 20, 2018 /  Vessels
BOSKALIS lowest bidder for Elbe deepening project in Germany

BOSKALIS lowest bidder for Elbe deepening project in Germany

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) recently submitted a tender to WSA Cuxhaven for the deepening of the river Elbe. Yesterday evening, the awarding client published the commercial outcome of the tender in …
Dec 19, 2018 /  Curious