Posts Tagged ‘Damen Group’

Keel laid for the first of Damen’s revolutionary new FCS 7011 Crew Change

Keel laid for the first of Damen’s revolutionary new  FCS 7011 Crew Change
From the keel laid ceremony Keel laid for the first of Damen’s revolutionary new  FCS 7011 Crew Change Two and a half years on from the genesis of the FCS 7011 concept in response to extensive feedback from the offshore energy sector, the build of the first of this revolutionary design has begun...
June 24th, 2019 | News | Read More

Twin Damen Fast Crew Suppliers 2710 ordered by Hung Hua Construction Co. Ltd. of Taiwan

Twin Damen Fast Crew Suppliers 2710 ordered by  Hung Hua Construction Co. Ltd. of Taiwan
Michiel Hendrikx (Sales Manager Asia Pasific, Damen Shipyards Group), Mr. Chung-Pang Chen (General Manager Hung Hua Construction Co. Ltd.) Twin Damen Fast Crew Suppliers 2710 ordered by  Hung Hua Construction Co. Ltd. of Taiwan Hung Hua Construction Co. Ltd. of Taiwan has placed an order for two of...
February 25th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Environment, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Wilson Sons Shipyards delivers Damen-designed ASD 2411

Wilson Sons Shipyards delivers Damen-designed ASD 2411
The ASD Tug 2411 SST-Aruá Second tugboat in the series of four delivered to SAAM SMIT Wilson Sons shipyard, part of the WilsonSons Group, has delivered yet another tugboat. The SST-Aruá is the second tugboat delivered to SAAM SMIT Towage Brazil and is part of a total order of 4 Vessels. The first of...
October 20th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Damen Workboat Festival combines hospitality with on-the-water experiences and knowledge sharing

Damen Workboat Festival combines hospitality with  on-the-water experiences and knowledge sharing
Damen Workboat Festival 2017 Fine weather after a stormy morning and a wide range of vessels to view and try out on the water encouraged a good turnout of clients, industry partners and media at Damen’s second annual Workboat Festival. Held at Damen Shipyards’ HQ at Gorinchem, the event not only...
October 9th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Damen launches free dredge calculator

Damen launches free dredge calculator
Damen CSD350 Online tool – called Sandy – helps contractors choose the right cutter suction dredger and equipment for the job Dredge projects are tendered around the globe on a daily basis. Consequently, dredging contractors have to make new calculations, involving various production parameters,...
August 21st, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Admiral Vidal Francisco Soberón Sanz takes part in a symbolic coin ceremony at Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding

Admiral Vidal Francisco Soberón Sanz takes part in a symbolic coin ceremony at Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding
Damen CEO Rene Berkvens with Admiral Vidal Francisco Soberón Sanz presenting the coin during the keel-laying ceremony of the Mexican Navy’s Damen Sigma 10514 Damen Sigma 10514 integral part of Mexican Navy fleet modernisation project On Thursday 17th August, the Secretary of the Mexican Navy,...
August 17th, 2017 | Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Damen strategically positions tugs in Europe

Damen strategically positions tugs in Europe
Damen vessel transport has arrived in the Port of Rotterdam SAL Heavy Lift’s MV Lone completes batch shipment of twelve vessels The latest Damen vessel transport has arrived in the Port of Rotterdam in the Netherlands. The multiple vessel shipment comprises various Damen Tugs and one Multi Cat that...
August 11th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ports & Terminals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

VOS Start W2W vessel departs Damen Shiprepair Oranjewerf following major upgrade

VOS Start W2W vessel departs Damen Shiprepair Oranjewerf following major upgrade
VOS Start at Damen Shiprepair Oranjewerf Damen Shiprepair Oranjewerf (Oranjewerf) has bid farewell to VOS Start, Vroon BV’s first DP2, subsea-support, walk-to-work (W2W) vessel. The 80m VOS Start arrived at Oranjewerf on 1 June from her build yard in China for the installation of a motion-compensated...
July 25th, 2017 | Energy, Ship Conversions, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Two new Damen tugs for Rimorchiatori Riuniti

Two new Damen tugs for Rimorchiatori Riuniti
The Damen ASD Tug 2913 “Danimarca” Italian tug operator Rimorchiatori Riuniti has continued to expand its fleet with the deliveries of two new Damen tugs; an ASD 2913 called Danimarca and an ASD 2411 called Columbia. The delivery of the Danimarca took place in Genoa on 14 June 2017. This...
June 23rd, 2017 | Ports & Terminals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Damen’s first Renewables Service Vessel 3315 launched

Damen’s first Renewables Service Vessel 3315 launched
Mrs. Mairi Spanswick (daughter of Mr. Bob Spanswick, Managing Director of Delta Marine Ltd.), her daughter Miss Akira Mary Lumsden (granddaughter of Mr. Bob Spanswick), Mr. Bob Spanswick (Managing Director of Delta Marine Ltd.) Delta Marine’s Voe Vanguard sails straight into first project Damen has...
May 17th, 2017 | Events, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Developing the world’s first class approved 3D printed ship’s propeller

Developing the world’s first class approved 3D printed ship’s propeller
The propeller will be based on a Promarin design that is typically found on a Damen Stan Tug1606 Marking a major step forward in the application of 3D printing techniques in the maritime sector, Damen Shipyards Group has entered a cooperative consortium with RAMLAB, Promarin, Autodesk and Bureau Veritas....
May 16th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Damen InvaSave external ballast water treatment system receives IMO type approval

Damen InvaSave external ballast water treatment system receives IMO type approval
Damen’s InvaSave team are proud to announce the IMO type approval of their innovative ballast water treatment solution Damen’s award-winning, mobile, ballast water treatment system has received IMO type approval. An external ballast water treatment unit designed primarily for use in ports and harbours,...
March 21st, 2017 | Regulatory, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Additional FCS 3307 Patrol vessel ordered by Homeland

Additional FCS 3307 Patrol vessel ordered by Homeland
  Damen FCS 3307 Patrol “Guardian 3” Just over a year after it took delivery of the second of two FCS 3307 Patrol vessels, Homeland Integrated Offshore Services Limited (Homeland) of Nigeria has ordered one more of the same class with an option on a second, to be named Guardian 3 and...
March 17th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

RoPax passenger ferry hull launched at Niron Staal Amsterdam

RoPax passenger ferry hull launched at Niron Staal Amsterdam
Damen RoPax 31 January 2017: Marking the completion of the first new build contract between Niron Staal Amsterdam and Damen Shipyards Group, the hull of a RoPax 5212 passenger ferry hull has been launched from Niron Staal’s facilities in Amsterdam. Preparations for the launch started early on Tuesday...
February 2nd, 2017 | Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Damen Technical Seminar on vessel automation goes like clockwork in Brisbane, Australia

Damen Technical Seminar on vessel automation goes like clockwork in Brisbane, Australia
From Damen Technical Seminar in Brisbane On November 3rd and 4th, Damen Services Brisbane, the Australian service hub for the international Damen Shipyards Group, held a two-day technical seminar that took an in-depth look at the technologies that underpin vessel automation. Industry professionals from...
December 1st, 2016 | Academia, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

New Marine Aggregate Dredger for mining sand and gravel offshore

New Marine Aggregate Dredger for mining sand and gravel offshore
Marine Aggregate Dredger 5600 New Marine Aggregate Dredger for mining sand and gravel offshore Damen Shipyards Group has announced a new line of Trailing Suction Hopper Dredgers (TSHD). The new product range, comprising of the Marine Aggregate Dredger (MAD) 4000 and 5600 vessels, was introduced in response...
November 29th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Mining, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Grupo TMM places order for Damen ASD Tug 3212

Grupo TMM places order for Damen ASD Tug 3212
Damen ASD Tug 3212 for TMM Colima Leading Mexican maritime operator, Grupo TMM, has signed a Protocol of Delivery and Acceptance with Damen Shipyards Group for a 70 tonne bollard pull ASD Tug 3212 named TMM COLIMA. The tug will operate in the Mexican port of Manzanillo on the Pacific Coast. Ongoing port...
November 25th, 2016 | Ports & Terminals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Freight catamaran conversion at Damen Shiprepair Harlingen

Freight catamaran conversion at Damen Shiprepair Harlingen
Freight catamaran “Noord-Nederland” Rederij Doeksen have contracted Damen Shiprepair Harlingen to carry out the conversion of their 47.15-metre long freight catamaran Noord-Nederland. The conversion work will provide Rederij Doeksen with increased capacity to manage seasonal fluctuations...
November 15th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Technology | Read More

Jawar Al Khaleej Shipping signs order for three Damen vessels at Seatrade Maritime Middle East 2016

Jawar Al Khaleej Shipping signs order for three Damen vessels at Seatrade Maritime Middle East 2016
From the contract signing* At this year’s Seatrade Maritime Middle East Exhibition taking place in Dubai, Jawar Al Khaleej Shipping LLC (JAK), signed a contract with Damen Shipyards Group, for the supply of three vessels; one Fast Crew Supplier (FCS) 5009 and two ASD Tugs 3213. JAK is a leading provider...
November 1st, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Damen wins 13-tug order from Edison Chouest Offshore

Damen wins 13-tug order from Edison Chouest Offshore
Jan van Hogerwou To be built in the USA under Damen’s Technical Cooperation programme Leading marine transportation provider and the USA’s largest operator of OSVs, Edison Chouest Offshore (ECO), has teamed up with Damen to build a total of 13 heavy duty mooring assistance and escort tugs. These...
October 21st, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Damen unveils next generation Water Bus

Damen unveils next generation Water Bus
First composite vessel set to launch First composite vessel set to launch Damen is set to launch its first composite Water Bus as the prototype undergoes sea trials in the next few weeks. Customers benefit from reduced fuel consumption, less maintenance, no corrosion or fatigue problems, and at the same...
September 27th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Damen’s Optima propeller nozzle’s proven advantages for the North American inland shippers

Damen’s Optima propeller nozzle’s proven advantages for the North American inland shippers
Optima nozzle Damen’s Optima propeller nozzle’s proven advantages for inland shippers  Damen Shipyards Group is highlighting the advantages to be gained from the Damen Optima Nozzle to the North American inland shipping sector. The Optima is a propeller nozzle developed and manufactured by subsidiary...
August 4th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More