Bakker Sliedrecht again involved in building offshore support vessel Bibby WaveMaster Horizon by Damen

Bakker Sliedrecht again involved in building offshore support vessel Bibby WaveMaster Horizon by Damen

After the successful commissioning of Service Operations Vessel (SOV) Bibby WaveMaster 1, Damen Shipyards started building its successor Bibby WaveMaster Horizon, purpose-built for the transfer and accommodation of …
Sep 18, 2018 /  Vessels
Wilson Sons delivers third Damen designed ASD Tug 2411 to SAAM SMIT Towage in Brazil (Video)

Wilson Sons delivers third Damen designed ASD Tug 2411 to SAAM SMIT Towage in Brazil (Video)

Wilson Sons Estaleiros has delivered the third Damen designed ASD Tug 2411 to SAAM SMIT Towage in Brazil. The vessel is part of a four-vessel order, the final unit of which the shipyard is on track to deliver according …
Sep 5, 2018 /  Vessels
Fred. Olsen Windcarrier jack-up Brave Tern completes major crane refit at Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier jack-up Brave Tern completes major crane refit at Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam

Brave Tern, the 132-metre jack-up operated by Fred. Olsen Windcarrier AS, has completed a major crane refit at Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam. The main operation was the insertion of a 20-metre section into the main boom of …
Aug 9, 2018 /  Vessels
Damen Marine Components to supply Chilean Navy for ANTARCTIC I project

Damen Marine Components to supply Chilean Navy for ANTARCTIC I project

Damen Marine Components has won a contract to supply steering gear, rudders and stern tube parts for an Antarctic Research vessel of the Chilean Navy, under LRS -Polar 5 Class notation. The contract was awarded by ASMAR …
Aug 8, 2018 /  Naval
Damen Verolme Rotterdam wins refit contract for drilling rig 'Stena Don'

Damen Verolme Rotterdam wins refit contract for drilling rig 'Stena Don'

Damen Verolme Rotterdam (DVR), one of Damen Shipyards Group’s most experienced yards in the repair and refit of complex offshore structures, has been awarded a contract by Stena Drilling for a refit of its drilling …
Aug 2, 2018 /  Curious
Naming Ceremony of RAK Ports New Tug - OSPREY

Naming Ceremony of RAK Ports New Tug - OSPREY

A naming ceremony was held in Ras Al Khaimah Port for a new tug delivered to RAK Ports from the Albwardy Damen shipyard in Sharjah. The tug is a Damen ASD 2913 (29m Long and 13m Beam) with 80tons of bollard pull. The new …
Aug 2, 2018 /  Vessels
Maintenance and repair for 'Fugro Mercator' at Damen Shiprepair Harlingen (Video)

Maintenance and repair for 'Fugro Mercator' at Damen Shiprepair Harlingen (Video)

Damen Shiprepair Harlingen (DSHL) has completed maintenance and repair works on the Fugro Mercator, a twin-hulled survey vessel operated by Fugro. Fugro Mercator is a 42.35-metre survey vessel deployed in some of the …
Jul 31, 2018 /  Vessels
DAMEN lays keel for 77-metre DAMEN SeaXplorer expedition yacht

DAMEN lays keel for 77-metre DAMEN SeaXplorer expedition yacht

On 27 July DAMEN SeaXplorer marked a milestone in the construction of the SeaXplorer 77 expedition yacht at a keel laying ceremony at Damen Shipyards Galati on the banks of the Danube. The owner attended the ceremony and …
Jul 30, 2018 /  Cruise
Damen Shipyards Group assumes operational control at Mangalia shipyard

Damen Shipyards Group assumes operational control at Mangalia shipyard

To signify its first day of operations at Damen Shipyards Mangalia in Romania, Damen held a modest ceremony at the yard on Monday, July 23rd. The celebrations mark Damen’s successful completion of the transaction …
Jul 23, 2018 /  Curious
Damen begins work on Marine Aggregate Dredger dredging system

Damen begins work on Marine Aggregate Dredger dredging system

Innovative vessel for CEMEX UK is first of next generation of marine aggregate dredgers Damen has begun work on the construction of the innovative dredging system for the first Marine Aggregate Dredger (MAD). This …
Jul 13, 2018 /  Vessels