Tideway completes installation of longest AC offshore wind export cable at Hornsea One in the UK

Tideway completes installation of longest AC offshore wind export cable at Hornsea One in the UK

A world first and a major construction milestone was reached at Ørsted’s Hornsea Project One offshore wind farm in the UK when Tideway completed the export cable installation. With an offshore export cable …
Dec 13, 2018 /  Vessels
SeaMade Offshore Wind Farm selects DEME for foundations, turbines, offshore substations and inter-array- and export cables

SeaMade Offshore Wind Farm selects DEME for foundations, turbines, offshore substations and inter-array- and export cables

DEME’s subsidiaries Dredging International, GeoSea and Tideway have secured major contract awards for the 487 MW SeaMade Offshore Wind Farm in Belgium. The project reached financial close on December 3, …
Dec 4, 2018 /  Curious
DEME’s giant, next-generation installation vessel ‘Orion’ launched in China

DEME’s giant, next-generation installation vessel ‘Orion’ launched in China

In a spectacular ceremony DEME’s next generation, giant new offshore installation vessel Orion was successfully launched at the COSCO Qidong shipyard in China on November 21. ‘Orion’ will feature …
Nov 23, 2018 /  Vessels
World’s most powerful and green cutter suction dredger ‘Spartacus’ hits the water

World’s most powerful and green cutter suction dredger ‘Spartacus’ hits the water

DEME’s giant cutter suction dredger ‘Spartacus’ has been successfully launched at the Royal IHC shipyard in Krimpen aan den Ijssel in the Netherlands. With a total installed capacity of 44,180 kW, …
Nov 15, 2018 /  Vessels
Royal IHC launches world’s largest cutter suction dredger Spartacus for DEME

Royal IHC launches world’s largest cutter suction dredger Spartacus for DEME

On 10 November, Royal IHC successfully launched the SPARTACUS, a 44,180kW self-propelled cutter suction dredger (CSD) designed and built for DEME. The ceremony took place at IHC's shipyard in Krimpen aan den IJssel, The …
Nov 12, 2018 /  Vessels
Global Sea Mineral Resources Signs a Charter Agreement with Solstad Offshore ASA

Global Sea Mineral Resources Signs a Charter Agreement with Solstad Offshore ASA

Global Sea Mineral Resources (GSR) has secured the Multifunction Vessel Normand Reach, owned by the Norwegian company Solstad Offshore ASA for its 2019 offshore campaign. Caption: Offshore support vessel Normand Reach …
Oct 5, 2018 /  Vessels
Deepening and widening of the Świnoujście – Szczecin fairway in Poland awarded to a consortium including Van Oord and Dredging International

Deepening and widening of the Świnoujście – Szczecin fairway in Poland awarded to a consortium including Van Oord and Dredging International

Van Oord and Dredging International, a DEME Group subsidiary, have been awarded a major contract for the modernisation of the Świnoujście – Szczecin fairway in Poland. The contract covers the deepening and widening …
Oct 1, 2018 /  Curious
Royal IHC to build four new vessels for DEME

Royal IHC to build four new vessels for DEME

Royal IHC has secured a contract from Belgium-based DEME for the design and build of four new vessels. The order consists of a copy of the recently delivered 8,400m3 trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) SCHELDT RIVER, …
Sep 7, 2018 /  Vessels
GeoSea takes delivery of self-propelled DP2 jack-up vessel ‘Apollo’

GeoSea takes delivery of self-propelled DP2 jack-up vessel ‘Apollo’

GeoSea has taken delivery of the newest addition to its fleet, the self-propelled jack-up vessel ‘Apollo’. The vessel is sailing to Flushing (Vlissingen), the Netherlands to mobilise for its first …
Aug 15, 2018 /  Vessels
Wind turbine jack-up 'Sea Installer' completes eight-day stopover at Damen Shiprepair Dunkerque (Video)

Wind turbine jack-up 'Sea Installer' completes eight-day stopover at Damen Shiprepair Dunkerque (Video)

Works include fitting of four new spud cans Damen Shiprepair Dunkerque (DSDu) has completed an eight-day refurbishment project for the 132-metre DP2, self-propelled, jack-up vessel Sea Installer. Operated by A2SEA, …
Jun 11, 2018 /  Vessels