Posts Tagged ‘Damen’

Damen RSD Tug 2513 undertakes successful towing tests with Svitzer in Port of Felixstowe

Damen RSD Tug 2513 undertakes successful towing tests with Svitzer in Port of Felixstowe
Towing tests in the Port of Felixstowe (1) Fresh from a European tour that has taken her to the shores of Malta, Italy, France, Spain, Portugal, Gibraltar, Great Britain, Belgium, the Netherlands and Germany, Damen’s new RSD Tug 2513 Innovation has taken part in towing tests in the Port of Felixstowe,...
August 23rd, 2018 | Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Kotug Smit Towage performs naming ceremony for Damen tugs Rotterdam & Beagle

Kotug Smit Towage performs naming ceremony for Damen tugs Rotterdam & Beagle
Lady Sponsor Renee Naaktgeboren – tug Beagle On 13th June 2018, the naming ceremony of the newly-built Damen tugs Rotterdam and Beagle took place in the Port of Rotterdam, during Kotug Smit Towage’s annual ‘Maatjes-party’ (Herring with friends, a traditional Dutch event to mark the beginning...
June 15th, 2018 | Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

CEMEX, Damen and LR collaborate on next generation dredger design

CEMEX, Damen and LR collaborate on next generation dredger design
An image of the new generation dredger design Helping to meet UK requirements for more efficient and environmentally friendly dredging 19 March 2018 – CEMEX UK has signed a contract with Damen Shipyards Group to build the first in a new generation of Marine Aggregate Dredgers, with Lloyd’s Register...
March 19th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

The 2nd International Conference “Advanced Port Fleet – the Basis of Safety” at St. Petersburg

The 2nd International Conference “Advanced Port Fleet – the Basis of Safety” at St. Petersburg
… The 2nd International Conference “Advanced Port Fleet – the Basis of Safety” is meant to be a practical platform for discussions between shipbuilders, customers and contractors related to the fleet of icebreakers, tugboats and vessels providing bunkering and environmental services.   Leading...
August 22nd, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Sold: New 75-metre DAMEN SeaXplorer expedition yacht

Sold: New 75-metre DAMEN SeaXplorer expedition yacht
The Damen SeaXplorer 75 Dutch shipbuilder DAMEN, in cooperation with its luxury yacht builder AMELS, is proud to announce the sale of its second SeaXplorer – a highly customised 75-metre luxury expedition yacht with exceptional capability for heli-skiing, diving and other tropical and polar adventures. The...
August 15th, 2017 | Jet set, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, Yachting | Read More

Multraship strengthens Black Sea presence with Multratug switch to Bourgas

Multraship strengthens Black Sea presence with Multratug switch to Bourgas
… Leading towage and salvage specialist Multraship* is further strengthening its prominent position in the Black Sea region by transferring its state-of-the-art Damen-built tugboat Multratug 26 to the Bulgarian port of Bourgas for operation by its 100-percent owned subsidiary, Bourgas Tug Service. Pepijn...
August 4th, 2017 | Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

DAMEN to open up “NEW FRONTIERS” at the Monaco Yacht Show

DAMEN to open up “NEW FRONTIERS” at the Monaco Yacht Show
Damen’s New frontier craft On 10 July DAMEN launched its latest vessel NEW FRONTIERS – a new evolution in the Dutch shipbuilder’s Yacht Support range. For the first time, the 55-metre vessel debuts dedicated Owner and guest accommodation plus a host of yachting enhancements that distinguish...
July 17th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Yachting | Read More

Damen delivers stock CSD450 within 3 working days on site

Damen delivers stock CSD450 within 3 working days on site
CSD450 at work on the Frisian lake Shortest delivery time ever Damen delivers stock CSD450 within 3 working days on site On Monday the 19th of September, a Damen CSD450 started winning sand at the Frisian motorway project contractor Van der Lee is working on. The ink on the sales contract was not even...
October 25th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

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

Multraship’s Damen ASD tugs make names for themselves

Multraship’s Damen ASD tugs make names for themselves
Damen ASD Tug 3212 Two Damen ASD 3212 tugs for leading towage and salvage specialist Multraship have been named on 24 June at Terneuzen, the Netherlands. The state-of-the-art Multratug 29 and Multratug 30 were built at the Damen Song Cam Shipyard in Vietnam, and operate for Multraship as sister vessels...
June 28th, 2016 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Damen:Modular dredger gets to work in the Andes

Damen:Modular dredger gets to work in the Andes
Modular dredger shipped to the Andes The DOP Dredger 350L is located high up in the Andes mountains at Tablachaca dam Reservoirs are notoriously tricky to maintain: from the surrounding area plenty of sand and silt is brought in by the river and the material deposits at the dam. As reservoirs are usually...
April 12th, 2016 | Construction, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

New ROV support vessel “Fugro Aquarius” delivered in Brazil

New ROV support vessel “Fugro Aquarius” delivered in Brazil
Fugro has taken delivery of the new ROV support vessel (RSV) Fugro Aquarius, the most advanced vessel of her type built in Brazil.   The new DP-2 diesel-electric vessel is 83 metres is length with a deck area of 520 square metres and accommodation for 60 people. Permanently equipped with two Fugro-built...
November 4th, 2015 | Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Supply ships | Read More

“Happy Star” with 22 Damen vessels arrives in Rotterdam

“Happy Star” with 22 Damen vessels arrives in Rotterdam
Happy Star” arrival to Rotterdam” Damen’s largest-ever stock vessel transport has reached its destination Tuesday 20 October 2015, BigLift Shipping’s heavy-lift vessel Happy Star arrived in the Port of Rotterdam. This is the first time Happy Star has visited the Netherlands, bringing...
October 20th, 2015 | Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

DAMEN SeaXplorer brings true capability to expedition yachting

DAMEN SeaXplorer brings true capability to expedition yachting
90 metre DAMEN SeaXplorer For those who dream of discovering the world beyond limits, DAMEN has launched the world’s first purpose-built, Polar Code compliant range of expedition yachts with true global capability – from extreme polar to remote tropical areas. The 65 to 100-metre SeaXplorer range...
September 24th, 2015 | Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, Yachting | Read More

Towmar Baltic UAB renews tug fleet with two ASD Tugs 2810

Towmar Baltic UAB renews tug fleet with two ASD Tugs 2810
Towage operator Towmar Baltic UAB recently renewed its fleet with two new Damen ASD Tugs 2810. The ship assistance and marine service company provides services to customers calling at the Port of Klaipeda (Lithuania) and the Port of Liepaja (Latvia) in the Baltic Sea region. TAK 10 and TAK 11 will operate...
September 21st, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

First ship with Van der Velden® FLEX Tunnel commissioned into service

First ship with Van der Velden® FLEX Tunnel commissioned into service
The first ship outfitted with the Van der Velden® FLEX Tunnel was named Friday, August 14th in Duisburg. The Rhenus Duisburg, the new barge combination from shipping company RhenusPartnerShip, has been put through extensive tests and trials. Much data has been collected so as to establish the appropriate...
August 26th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Royal Moroccan Navy enlists Damen for rapid response

Royal Moroccan Navy enlists Damen for rapid response
Innovative Stan Pontoon 3011 Water Barge will bring welcome relief to drought stricken areas. The Royal Moroccan Navy, in response to the severe drought that is currently affecting the country, recently awarded Damen Shipyards Group a contract to supply a Stan Pontoon 3011 Water Barge. Due to the urgent...
August 25th, 2015 | Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

Fratelli Neri orders first Damen ASD 3212 Tug with Render Recovery winch

Fratelli Neri orders first Damen ASD 3212 Tug with Render Recovery winch
An artist’s impression of the new tug One of the largest Italian tug owners, Fratelli Neri S.p.A, ordered its first Damen tug, an ASD 3212, on 21 July 2015. The vessel will be the first ASD tug in the Mediterranean region with a Damen Render Recovery Escort winch. The family-owned, Livorno-based...
July 31st, 2015 | Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Royal Bahamas Defence Force Damen RoRo 5612 launched in Vietnam

Royal Bahamas Defence Force Damen RoRo 5612 launched in Vietnam
This month, a Damen RoRo 5612 was launched at Halong Shipyard in Vietnam. The RoRo is one of nine Damen vessels ordered by the Royal Bahamas Defence Force as part of its Sandy Bottom Project. The vessel’s multi-purpose capabilities will be put to use by the Defence Force in a range of situations including...
July 30th, 2015 | Military, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

IRSHAD receives Damen Shoalbuster 2308 for SPM buoy maintenance

IRSHAD receives Damen Shoalbuster 2308 for SPM buoy maintenance
Abu Dhabi Petroleum Ports Operating Company (IRSHAD), a part of the ADNOC Group of Companies, has taken delivery of a Damen Shoalbuster 2308, named Al Marfa 1. During a ceremony at Damen Shipyards Hardinxveld, the Netherlands, the company received the new vessel3 weeks ahead of schedule. The delivery...
July 29th, 2015 | Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Second Damen Offshore Carrier 8500 launched

Second Damen Offshore Carrier 8500 launched
To be equipped as a cable-laying vessel for Maersk Supply Service/DeepOcean Thursday 23 July saw senior representatives of Maersk Supply Service, DeepOcean UK and the Damen Shipyards Group gather at Damen Shipyards Galati, Romania to witness the launching of subsea support vessel Maersk Connector. The...
July 24th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Bugsier place first time order with Damen for ASD 2411

Bugsier place first time order with Damen for ASD 2411
Bugsier Reederei can look back on a history that spans over a century. The company, with the largest tug fleet under German flag, will celebrate their 150th anniversary in 2016, and will also mark the delivery of the newly purchased Damen ASD 2411. The tug, to be delivered from Damen Shipyards Sharjah,...
July 17th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Damen floating exhibition platform a great success

Damen floating exhibition platform a great success
Damen floating exhibition platform Mobile pontoon impresses visitors to Seawork 2015 Following its debut at Seawork last month, Damen’s new floating exhibition platform is preparing for further events in Northwest Europe, bringing both vessels and equipment designed and manufactured by the Damen Shipyards...
July 13th, 2015 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Fishing trawler Afrika receives finishing touches

Fishing trawler Afrika receives finishing touches
The Jaczon-operated fishing trawler, Afrika, left Damen Shiprepair Vlissingen on 9 July, fresh from a period in drydock where she received a programme of repairs and upgrades. As with any refit project, a detailed plan was crucial. Not only did the collaboration of various contractors create a logistical...
July 10th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Ocean Koper Slovenia to take delivery of Damen Stan Pontoon 9127

Ocean Koper Slovenia to take delivery of Damen Stan Pontoon 9127
Pontoon to be delivered within 3 weeks of contract signing. Ocean Koperd.o.o, a member of the Ocean Team headquartered in Trieste, Italy, will strengthen its fleet with the addition of a Damen Stan Pontoon 9127. The contract, signed on 24 June, isfor the largest pontoon in the region, and certainly in...
July 9th, 2015 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More