Posts Tagged ‘Damen Shipyards Group’

Damen and NSTC offering ferry crew training course in the Philippines

Damen and NSTC offering ferry crew training course in the Philippines
From the training in the fats ferry Interferry Conference offer demonstrates commitment to maritime safety To mark this year’s Interferry Conference in Manila, the Philippines, Damen Shipyards Group has teamed up with Netherlands Shipping Training Centre (NSTC), Managed by the international maritime...
October 14th, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Damen presents the next generation of Expedition Cruising

Damen presents the next generation of Expedition Cruising
The Damen Expedition Cruise Vessel ( Damen Shipyards Group unveiled today its recently finished Expedition Cruise Vessel design. The result of a partnership unique in the industry, the vessel benefits from unparalleled collective experience. With Damen taking the lead, the design also draws on the skills...
October 12th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

First SIGMA 10514 PKR frigate for Indonesian Navy completes sea trials

First SIGMA 10514 PKR frigate for Indonesian Navy completes sea trials
SIGMA 10514 PKR naval frigate The first of two SIGMA 10514 PKR naval frigates for the Indonesian Navy has successfully completed its sea trials as of 7 September. This is a major milestone on a project for which the first steel was cut in January 2014. The assessment phase began with seven days of basin...
September 13th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

30 years and 500 vessels later, Damen Trading is just getting started

30 years and 500 vessels later,  Damen Trading is just getting started
Damen Trading 30 years Damen Trading’s story begins in 1986, with Damen Shipyards Group responding to growing market demand for used vessels. Since then, Damen Trading has gone on to sell over 500 used vessels, right across the maritime spectrum, developing along the way a reputation for personalised,...
August 26th, 2016 | Anniversaries, Company Profiles, News, Reports, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Angola orders state-of-the-art Damen Fishery Research Vessel

Angola orders state-of-the-art Damen Fishery Research Vessel
The FRV-7417 The Damen Shipyards Group has received an order for a state-of-the-art, 74 m Fishery Research Vessel from the Angolan Ministry of Fisheries. This special vessel, which has Silent-A/F/R Class notation and features a basic design from Skipsteknisk. The Angolan Ministry of Fisheries has been...
July 26th, 2016 | Fisheries, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Rimorchiatori Augusta orders Damen ASD Tug 2810

Rimorchiatori Augusta orders Damen ASD Tug 2810
An artist Impression of an ASD 2810 First new vessel for southern Italy venture Rimorchiatori Augusta and Damen Shipyards Group have recently signed a contract for an ASD 2810 tug for operations in the Sicilian port of Augusta. Rimorchiatori Augusta is a new venture for the Rimorchiatori Riuniti group...
July 5th, 2016 | Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Groningen Seaports first in line for Damen InvaSave

Groningen Seaports first in line for Damen InvaSave
Ballast water treatment system will be displayed at ‘DelfSail’ sailing festival The first production version of Damen’s InvaSave ballast water treatment system – intended for use at Groningen Seaports – will be on display at the upcoming ‘DelfSail’ sailing festival between 30 June and 3...
June 28th, 2016 | Environment, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Technology | Read More

ASD 2411 joins German towage company Bugsier in its 150th year of operations

ASD 2411 joins German towage company Bugsier in its 150th year of operations
DAMEN-ASD-2411 ASD 2411 joins German towage company in its 150th year of operations Bugsier, the German towage and maritime service provider, has boosted its already extensive fleet with the addition of a Damen ASD 2411 tug. The tug represents the first purchase of a Damen vessel for Bugsier. Bugsier...
June 23rd, 2016 | Anniversaries, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Damen & Ampelmann team up with integrated crew transfer solution

Damen & Ampelmann team up with integrated crew transfer solution
Cooperation proves a safe and cost efficient helicopter transfer alternative Damen Shipyards Group has teamed up with the global leader in motion compensation access solutions, Ampelmann, to conduct tests with Ampelmann’s L-Type system on board a Damen Fast Crew Supplier (FCS) 5009. Damen is developing...
June 22nd, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Second Shoalbuster 3009 for SMIT Amandla Marine

Second Shoalbuster 3009 for SMIT Amandla Marine
From the naming ceremony* Naming ceremony held at Damen Shipyards Cape Town The second of two Damen Shoalbuster 3009 multi-purpose workboats for SMIT Amandla Marine has been named in a ceremony at Damen Shipyards Cape Town, South Africa. With De Beers Group Services the end client, the Lady Sponsor for...
June 21st, 2016 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Van der Velden BARKE® high-lift flap rudders installed in new US Ocean Going ATB

Van der Velden BARKE® high-lift flap rudders installed in new US Ocean Going ATB
BAE Systems Shipyard – ATB The Dutch company Van der Velden Marine Systems (VDVMS) in conjunction with the US representative Ships Machinery International, Inc. (SMI) is pleased to announce the launching of a new state-of-the-art Jones Act Articulated Tug Barge (ATB) with BARKE® high-lift flap...
June 16th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Damen announces new range of Naval Multi-Role Auxiliary Vessels

Damen announces new range of Naval Multi-Role Auxiliary Vessels
New series offers flexibility and reduced total cost of ownership by means of modular mission modules with proven technologies 8 June 2016: During the Oceanographic Survey Vessel Conference in London, Damen Shipyards Group announced the introduction of a new range of Multi-Role Auxiliary Vessels (MRAV)....
June 8th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Damen delivers bespoke floating pump station Sauger III to Hamburg Port Authority

Damen delivers bespoke floating pump station Sauger III to Hamburg Port Authority
Hamburg Port Authority (HPA) has taken delivery of the Sauger III, a custom floating pump station by Damen Shipyards Group for supporting dredging operations. Situated 110 km inland on the River Elbe and with a tidal range of 3.6 metres, the Hamburg Port requires regularly dredging like most ports. 37...
May 31st, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Serco puts 30th new vessel to work on The Clyde

Serco puts 30th new vessel to work on The Clyde
The SD Angeline 13 May 2016 – Serco’s Marine Services team has brought into service its 30th new vessel. SD Angeline is now operating on the River Clyde in support of Serco’s contract to provide marine services to the UK Ministry of Defence (MOD) in Scotland. SD Angeline, which is based at...
May 13th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

Damen signs long-term maintenance contracts with Dutch and Swedish Navies

Damen signs long-term maintenance contracts with Dutch and Swedish Navies
Damen ASD Tugs 3010 The Damen Shipyards Group has signed a contract with the Dutch and Swedish Ministries of Defence for a seven-year, in-service maintenance contract covering a total of five vessels. All of these are tugs purchased from Damen. The agreement covers all maintenance, both scheduled and...
May 12th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Ship Conversions, Shiprepair, Technology | Read More

First Damen tug for Peru

First Damen tug for Peru
An artist’s impression of the ASD Tug 2810 Ian Taylor Peru chooses ASD 2810 for harbour duties in the Port of Callao Launching the business relationship between the two companies, Ian Taylor Peru has signed a contract with Damen Shipyards Group for an ASD Tug 2810. The vessel’s MTU engine and...
May 12th, 2016 | Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ports & Terminals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Damen announces new North American branch office

Damen announces new North American branch office
Ruud Haneveer and Jan van Hogerwou Damen Shipyards Group has announced the opening of a new branch office in Houston, Texas. This expansion, under the name of Damen North America, meets the increasing demand for Damen’s unique shipbuilding concepts and repair and conversion services. The branch office...
May 2nd, 2016 | Company Profiles, Energy, Environment, HR, Person Profiles, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technology | Read More

Damen FCS 2610: effective throughout the entire offshore energy sector range

Damen FCS 2610: effective throughout the entire offshore energy sector range
FCS 2610 at sea The Damen Shipyards Group’s Fast Crew Supplier (FCS) 2610 is proving to be every bit as effective in the oil and gas sector as it is in the offshore wind industry. The application of the renowned design in this arena is a response to a move in offshore O&G towards the high-intensity...
May 2nd, 2016 | Energy, Environment, Gas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Damen and Expedition Voyage Consultants team up to develop globally capable expedition ship

Damen and Expedition Voyage Consultants team up to develop globally capable expedition ship
Tim Soper, Expedition Voyage Consultants In response to interest from clients in the fast-growing expedition cruise market, Damen has teamed up with Expedition Voyage Consultants Ltd. to develop a specialist Damen cruise ship, with capacity for around 100 passengers. The cruise ship combines Expedition...
May 2nd, 2016 | Arctic Shipping, Canals, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Tourism, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology, Tourism | Read More

Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam completes maintenance programme for fallpipe vessel Flintstone

Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam completes maintenance programme for fallpipe vessel Flintstone
The “Flintstone” on the drydock The fallpipe vessel Flintstone has departed from Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam, part of Damen Shiprepair & Conversion, following a six-week programme of maintenance and repairs together with her first Special Survey. Owned and operated by the Tideway group...
April 18th, 2016 | Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Four Damen ATD Tugs 2412 for Svitzer

Four Damen ATD Tugs 2412 for Svitzer
An ATD 2412 – Artist Impression Global towage operator Svitzer has signed a contract with the Damen Shipyards Group for four ATD 2412 tugs as part of Svitzer’s ongoing fleet renewal programme. All four tugs are being built at Damen Song Cam Shipyard in Vietnam. Demonstrating the advantages to...
March 30th, 2016 | Ports & Terminals, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Damen’s answer to stagnant oil prices lies in conversion support

Damen’s answer to stagnant oil prices lies in conversion support
LFC 2000 Damen’s answer to reduced oil prices lies in conversion support Damen Shipyards Group has developed a committed response to the increasing number of laid up Platform Supply Vessels (PSVs) resulting from the current predicament facing the offshore oil and gas industry. The Dutch company’s...
March 29th, 2016 | Energy, Supply ships | Read More

Damen Shiprepair & Conversion has new acquisitions by CN Bunkers ready for operations in eight weeks

Damen Shiprepair & Conversion has new acquisitions by CN Bunkers ready for operations in eight weeks
The SANNA in the drydock Four bulk carriers brought up to standard in two locations Damen has completed maintenance and surveys on four bulk carriers recently bought at auction by CN Bulkers, a joint venture between Universal Shipping & Trading and NedNor. The work took place at its Rotterdam yards;...
March 25th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Iskes’ new ASD 2411 Venus up and running after delivery

Iskes’ new ASD 2411 Venus up and running after delivery
the Venus crew Captain and crew of newly delivered ASD Tug 2411 give Damen valuable feedback after first 3 months of operations Iskes Towage & Salvage took delivery of a new Damen ASD 2411 in November 2015. In its first 100 days, the tug has been performing vessel assistance duties in the locks and...
March 3rd, 2016 | HR, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Damen signs MOU with Pearlson Shiplift Corporation

Damen signs MOU with Pearlson Shiplift Corporation
left to right: Marcel Karsijns (Director Civil & Modular Constructions, Damen Shipyards Gorinchem), Douglas Pearlson (Founder, Pearlson Shiplift Corporation) The Damen Shipyards Group and Pearlson Shiplift Corporation have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for close cooperation between...
February 26th, 2016 | Construction, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More