Keppel secures contracts from repeat customers worth around S$130 million

Keppel secures contracts from repeat customers worth around S$130 million

Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd (Keppel O&M) has through its wholly-owned subsidiaries, Keppel FELS Limited (Keppel FELS) and Keppel Shipyard Ltd (Keppel Shipyard), secured contracts from repeat customers worth …
Jul 16, 2019 /  Curious
Van Oord strengthens dredging fleet with third new hopper

Van Oord strengthens dredging fleet with third new hopper

Van Oord has decided to use the option of ordering a third trailing suction hopper dredger at Keppel FELS Limited. The vessel is similar to the two vessels that Van Oord ordered in May 2018. Each one has a hopper …
Jul 16, 2019 /  Vessels
Wärtsilä chosen for another environmentally sustainable hopper dredger from Damen Shipyards

Wärtsilä chosen for another environmentally sustainable hopper dredger from Damen Shipyards

The technology group Wärtsilä has again been selected by the Netherlands-based shipbuilding company Damen Shipyards Group to provide the main propulsion solutions for a large Marine Aggregate Dredger (MAD). The …
Jul 16, 2019 /  Vessels
ABB wins system package with Keppel for dredging contractor Van Oord

ABB wins system package with Keppel for dredging contractor Van Oord

ABB to deliver benefits of integrated vessel systems to two dredgers built by Keppel Offshore & Marine for Van Oord, securing a first full-scope power, automation and navigation contract for specialized dredger …
Jun 18, 2019 /  Curious
Maritime Constructions has taken delivery of a Damen CSD500 dredger and a Multi Cat 1506

Maritime Constructions has taken delivery of a Damen CSD500 dredger and a Multi Cat 1506

Vessels are working on Australian port expansion project Damen Shipyards Group has delivered a Cutter Suction Dredger (CSD) 500 and a Multi Cat 1506 to Maritime Constructions of Port Adelaide, Australia. The two vessels …
Jun 4, 2019 /  Vessels
Heerema's Aegir Installs Cutterladder into World's Most Powerful Cutter Dredger Spartacus

Heerema's Aegir Installs Cutterladder into World's Most Powerful Cutter Dredger Spartacus

Heerema’s Aegir successfully installed the 2,500-tonne cutter-ladder into the world’s most powerful Cutter Suction Dredger ‘Spartacus’. The 164-meter long Spartacus will be the world’s first …
May 29, 2019 /  Vessels
Damen unveils innovative deep cutter suction dredger’s design

Damen unveils innovative deep cutter suction dredger’s design

Radically different dredger joins the Damen standard range Damen is well-known for its comprehensive range of standard dredgers, but it has now added a radically different design to its portfolio: a twin-hulled, deep …
May 29, 2019 /  Vessels
Wärtsilä HY for Dredger enhances dredging efficiency and sustainability

Wärtsilä HY for Dredger enhances dredging efficiency and sustainability

The technology group Wärtsilä has launched the Wärtsilä HY for Dredger, a new product based on Wärtsilä’s HY hybrid propulsion technology. It is aimed specifically at enhancing the …
May 27, 2019 /  Curious
Damen and Hanson sign contract on new aggregate dredger

Damen and Hanson sign contract on new aggregate dredger

On 10 May 2019, Damen Shipyards Group and Hanson Aggregates Marine signed a contract for construction of a Marine Aggregate Dredger (MAD) 3500 vessel. The ship will be used to extract aggregates offshore up to depths of …
May 27, 2019 /  Vessels
Royal IHC signs contract with Port Authority of Douala

Royal IHC signs contract with Port Authority of Douala

Royal IHC has signed a contract with Cameroon’s Port Authority of Douala (PAD) for the delivery of an IHC Beaver® 50 cutter suction dredger and Delta Multi Craft 1450 work boat. An important aspect of the …
May 23, 2019 /  Curious