Damen Shipyards Group opens new engineering centre in Helsinki

Damen Shipyards Group opens new engineering centre in Helsinki

Damen has established a presence in Finland for the first time. The Helsinki office has been set up to take advantage of the depth of engineering expertise that exists in the country following the group’s entry …
May 14, 2019 /  Curious
Damen and Wilson Sons complete shallow dive support vessel conversion in Brazil

Damen and Wilson Sons complete shallow dive support vessel conversion in Brazil

In April Damen and Wilson Sons Estaleiros completed the conversion of platform supply vessel Fulmar to a shallow dive support vessel (SDSV). For this, the vessel, owned and operated by Wilson Sons UltraTug Offshore, need …
May 13, 2019 /  Vessels
New Damen ASD Tug 2411 for Port of Hamburg

New Damen ASD Tug 2411 for Port of Hamburg

Order takes total operating there to seven Damen Shipyards Group has signed a contract with Neue Schleppdampfschiffsreederei Louis Meyer GmbH & CO. KG for the supply of an ASD Tug 2411, to be named JAN. The vessel …
May 10, 2019 /  Vessels
Damen cuts steel for new Day Cruise Vessel

Damen cuts steel for new Day Cruise Vessel

Building for an inland location with Damen Technical Cooperation Damen Shipyards Group has cut the first steel for a 34-metre long Day Cruise Vessel for Windermere Lake Cruises, located in England’s Lake District …
May 8, 2019 /  Vessels
Biggest European shipbuilders collaborate on vessel connectivity

Biggest European shipbuilders collaborate on vessel connectivity

The biggest European shipbuilders have announced a new cooperative initiative to develop and demonstrate a connected vessel platform. This project is named Code Kilo. In order to meet the digitalisation challenges of …
Apr 22, 2019 /  Curious
Humber tug fleet strengthened to support additional business

Humber tug fleet strengthened to support additional business

Harbour authority ABP this week welcomed SMS Towage’s new tug, Manxman, onto the river Humber. The new tug, built by international shipyard group Damen, based at Gorinchem in Holland, is technically known as an …
Apr 18, 2019 /  Vessels
Damen launches two road ferries for Canadian operator BC Ferries

Damen launches two road ferries for Canadian operator BC Ferries

In the space of just a few weeks, two, 81-metre road ferries for the Canadian ferry operator BC Ferries have been launched at Damen Shipyards Galati and are now being fitted out ahead of entering service next year. Once …
Apr 17, 2019 /  Vessels
High-Speed Transfers’ second Damen FCS 2710 to debut with Shell

High-Speed Transfers’ second Damen FCS 2710 to debut with Shell

Supporting active drilling operations sets new level of CTV engagement UK-based crew transfer specialist High-Speed Transfers (HST) has announced that its second vessel of Damen’s new FCS 2710 class will be …
Apr 8, 2019 /  Vessels
Damen and Arriva extend ferry service from Copenhagen city centre to port area with two additional Damen Ferries 2306E3

Damen and Arriva extend ferry service from Copenhagen city centre to port area with two additional Damen Ferries 2306E3

Arriva Danmark has extended the requirements of its contract with Damen Shipyards Group in order to account for longer ferry routes in the city of Copenhagen. Arriva originally contracted Damen to deliver five …
Apr 4, 2019 /  Vessels
Damen Marine Components wins first order in Turkey

Damen Marine Components wins first order in Turkey

Damen Marine Components (DMC) has signed its first order with a Turkish Shipyard. The client is TERSAN Tersanecilik San. Tic. Aṣ., based at Yalova City on the Sea of Marmara, and the equipment will be installed on a …
Apr 2, 2019 /  Vessels