Posts Tagged ‘Damen Shipyards Cape Town (DSCT)’

Damen Shipyards Cape Town receives Project Biro order from Armsco

Damen Shipyards Cape Town receives Project Biro order from Armsco
DSCT will deliver three Inshore Patrol Vessels for the South African Navy Damen Shipyards Cape Town (DSCT) has received an order from Armscor – the acquisition agency for the South African Department of Defence – for three Inshore Patrol Vessels (IPV), 62 x 11 metres. The vessels form part of the...
February 26th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military | Read More

First of two Shoalbusters for SMIT Amandla Marine named at Damen Shipyards Cape Town

First of two Shoalbusters for SMIT Amandla Marine named at Damen Shipyards Cape Town
Shoalbuster 3009 naming ceremony The naming ceremony for the first of the two Damen Shoalbusters 3009 being built for marine solutions specialist SMIT Amandla Marine at Damen Shipyards Cape Town (DSCT), was held on Thursday, 29 October 2015. Mrs Jenny Coltman, Spouse of the Chairman of De Beers Group...
October 29th, 2015 | Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

South African Navy’s second Damen ATD 2909 Tug in production

South African Navy’s second Damen ATD 2909 Tug in production
Damen Shipyards Cape Town (DSCT) is currently building a Damen ATD2909 Tug named Inyathi – Buffalo in English – to be delivered to the South African Navy in January 2016. Now in the production phase, this is the second tug the SA Navy has ordered from DSCT. The first, named Imvubu – meaning...
July 22nd, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

First Damen FCS 5009 Patrol Vessels to be built in South Africa now completed

First Damen FCS 5009 Patrol Vessels to be built in South Africa now completed
Damen Shipyards Cape Town (DSCT) has completed the build of two FCS 5009 Patrol vessels, the first of their type to be built in South Africa. Another of the same class is already in operation with the Cape Verdean Coast Guard. “This continues our policy of building in Africa for Africa, ” said Friso...
January 15th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More