Posts Tagged ‘the Netherlands’

Damen: Acqusition to increase harbour and voyage repair scope capabilities

Damen: Acqusition to increase harbour and voyage repair scope capabilities
Damen Shiprepair & Conversion reinforces its commitment to global customer service levels by acquiring D. van de Wetering With the aim of further improving the quality of the service towards its customers, Damen Shiprepair & Conversion (DSC) has taken over Dutch repair yard D. van de Wetering...
October 6th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Mergers and Acquisitions, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

FUGRO Scout completes maiden project in the Middle East

FUGRO Scout completes maiden project in the Middle East
Fugro Scout Fugro Scout, the new 83-metre geotechnical drilling vessel, has completed its maiden project in the Middle East. Since its maiden project in the Persian Gulf it has been successfully deployed in the Arabian Sea and the Red Sea, completing several geotechnical and geophysical survey scopes...
October 5th, 2015 | Drill ships, Energy, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Europort 2015, advancing maritime leadership

Europort 2015, advancing maritime leadership
Europort 2015 is pleased to make available the response to its call to exhibitors for news of innovative technologies to be featured at this year’s event in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, 3-6 November. A selection of press releases and associated images are available for download here (80MB). For...
August 26th, 2015 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | 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

UDT 2015: a valuable platform to debate the challenges posed by an uncertain global climate, and display innovative solutions

This year’s UDT conference and exhibition – which took place at the Ahoy Convention Centre, Rotterdam, NL – played host to not only one of the largest displays of undersea defence technology, but also senior representatives from the military, industry and academia. UDT 2015 welcomed...
July 6th, 2015 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

setec and Royal HaskoningDHV win 12-year contract to manage Canal Seine-Nord Europe

Much-needed logistical link is France’s leading waterways project Paris, France / Amersfoort, the Netherlands,  25 June 2015 – Engineering and consulting firms setec and Royal HaskoningDHV have been selected by VNF – the French navigable waterways authority – to jointly provide programme management...
June 25th, 2015 | Canals, Company Profiles, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Technical, Technology | Read More

Asia-Europe trades to remain sluggish, TOC Europe learns

While global container growth shows signs of recovery, Asia-Europe trades will likely be behind the pack, the Container Supply Chain conference at TOC Europe hears Rotterdam,  11.06.2015 – Developments in the critically important Asia-Europe trades provided much of the focus of Day 2 of TOC Europe...
June 11th, 2015 | Containers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Collaboration, cooperation, integration and knowledge sharing the key themes of the UDT day 1 plenary

Collaboration, cooperation, integration and knowledge sharing the key themes of the UDT day 1 plenary
Vice Admiral Matthieu Borsboom, Director of the Netherlands Defence Materiel Organisation Vice Admiral Matthieu Borsboom, Director of the Netherlands Defence Materiel Organisation and Wim Bargerbos, Principal Director, Principal Directorate of General Policy Affairs, Netherlands MOD, gave the opening...
June 4th, 2015 | Associations, Bribery and Corruption, Civil Unrest, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corruption, Defense, EEZ, Environment, Events, Exhibitions, Finance, Health and Safety, Maritime Fraud, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Safety and Security, Sanctions, Seizures | Read More

Rotterdam court can now order ship arrests throughout the EU

Rotterdam court can now order ship arrests throughout the EU
Haco van der Houven van Oordt ROTTERDAM-based law firm AKD says a recent revision of the Brussels I Regulation makes it possible to quickly attach assets anywhere in the EU if parties include in their contracts a choice of forum clause conferring jurisdiction on the Rotterdam court.  The Brussels 1...
June 3rd, 2015 | Associations, Legal, Regulatory | Read More

Ahoy there! Undersea Defence Technology (UDT) exploring collaboration and cooperation in uncertain times

Ahoy there! Undersea Defence Technology (UDT) exploring collaboration and cooperation in uncertain times
UDT 2015 conference and exhibition kicks off today at the Ahoy convention centre, Rotterdam, Netherlands. The opening keynote speakers and panel will present a range of views from the naval customer community at the most senior levels. Today’s keynote address will be delivered by Vice Admiral...
June 3rd, 2015 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Defense, Events, Exhibitions, Military, Underwater Shipping | Read More

First Damen Twin Axe order for Offshore Oil & Gas

First Damen Twin Axe order for Offshore Oil & Gas
Mr. Henk Groen (Managing Director, Rederij Groen), Frits van Dongen (Managing Director, Maaskant Shipyards Stellendam) To develop its large fleet, Groen Offshore, Guard & Support has selected the first Damen Twin Axe Fast Crew Supplier 2610 to be customised with Offshore Oil & Gas standby capabilities....
May 27th, 2015 | Energy, Gas, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Paris MoU agrees on inspection campaign for MLC in 2016

Paris MoU agrees on inspection campaign for MLC in 2016
Richard W.J. Schiferli, the Paris MoU Secretary General The Paris Memorandum of Understanding on Port State Control (Paris MoU) held its 48th Committee meeting in Noordwijkerhout, the Netherlands, from 18 – 22 May 2015 under the chairmanship of Mr. Brian Hogan. The meeting was officially opened...
May 26th, 2015 | Associations, HR, Regulatory | Read More

PEMA to host 11th technology forum and 3rd student challenge at TOC Europe 2015

PEMA to host 11th technology forum and 3rd student challenge at TOC Europe 2015
May 21, 2015 – The Port Equipment Manufacturers’ Association (PEMA) will be hosting its 11th State of the Industry Forum on Port Equipment and Technology and the finals of its 3rd Student Challenge at TOC Europe 2015 in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, 9-11 June. Founded in 2004, PEMA provides a forum...
May 21st, 2015 | Associations, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

News from IMO SG candidate Vitaly Klyuev

News from IMO SG candidate Vitaly Klyuev
Vitaly Klyuev. Today, May 19, 2015 in Noordwijkerhout (the Netherlands) Vitaly Klyuev held a presentation on the current IMO issues and his vision of the organization development. The text is below and in the attachment. Vitaly Klyuev, the official Russian candidate for the IMO Secretary-General post...
May 19th, 2015 | Associations, IMO, Organisations, Person Profiles | Read More

FUGRO provides crucial info for wind farm developers…

FUGRO provides crucial info for wind farm developers…
mv Bucentaur FUGRO PROVIDES CRUCIAL INFORMATION FOR WIND FARM DEVELOPERS IN THE NETHERLANDS Fugro has been contracted by the Netherlands Enterprise Agency, part of the Ministry of Economic Affairs, to execute the geotechnical site investigation and geological modelling of sites I and II of the future...
April 15th, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Drill ships, Energy, News, Underwater Shipping | Read More

World’s first floating tidal BlueTEC platform ready for electricity generation

World’s first floating tidal BlueTEC platform ready for electricity generation
BlueTEC Texel platform inaugurated by Mayor of Texel Den Helder; April 9, 2015 – Today the first BlueTEC Tidal Energy platform was formally named by the Mayor of Texel, the Netherlands. The floating platform, which holds tidal turbines below the sea surface, will soon be positioned near the island...
April 9th, 2015 | Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Maja Stuwadoors’ new Damen Spill Pontoon demonstrates brilliance in simplicity

Maja Stuwadoors’ new Damen Spill Pontoon demonstrates brilliance in simplicity
Delivery of Pontoon Maya 5 Non-complex innovation In their first contract with Damen Shipyards Group, Netherlands-based Maja Stuwadoors took delivery of a Damen Spill Pontoon 2116. The new pontoon, called Maja 5, will catch bulk products that are spilled during the transhipment process. In the Dutch...
April 2nd, 2015 | Associations, Ports & Terminals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Rotterdam fitting for undersea global gathering

Rotterdam fitting for undersea global gathering
Over 1200 military personnel, industry leaders, researchers and academics attend Undersea Defence Technology (UDT), which annually provides a world-class platform to discuss technology developments, understand the latest requirements and present innovative solutions that can be exploited in the underwater...
March 25th, 2015 | Associations, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

PEMA concludes its largest AGM to date

PEMA concludes its largest AGM to date
Ottonel Popesco The Port Equipment Manufacturers Association (PEMA) held its largest ever Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Amsterdam earlier this month, with more than 100 industry executives holding discussions on key developments in the sector, and keynote speeches on trends and challenges in port and...
February 24th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Associations, Company Profiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Construction, Events, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Technical, Technology | Read More

Subsea autonomy prominent at UDT 2015

Subsea autonomy prominent at UDT 2015
Autonomous systems will feature prominently at UDT 2015. UnmaAhoynned system activity in the subsea market is growing fast. The importance of unmanned systems is reflected in both the UDT exhibitor base, and in the conference stream. UDT 2015 will take place at the Ahoy Convention Centre in Rotterdam,...
February 19th, 2015 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, Piracy and Terrorism, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Discover sessions chaired by ITOPF, Chevron and ExxonMobil at Interspill 2015

Discover sessions chaired by ITOPF, Chevron and ExxonMobil at Interspill 2015
Have you registered to attend Interspill 2015? Dear John, Interspill Conference and Exhibition is just 5 weeks away. Register today for your conference and exhibition badge and visit the leading event which brings together industry, academia and government...
February 19th, 2015 | Associations, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Oil Spill, Pollution, Safety and Security | Read More

Interspill 2015: Conference and Exhibition Preview now available

Interspill 2015: Conference and Exhibition Preview now available
Discover Interspill 2015’s Key Themes: Spill Prevention Preparedness Response and Restoration Register to attend » Dear John,...
February 4th, 2015 | Associations, EEZ, Emissions, Environment, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

Damen delivers Stan Launches for Multraship boatmen

Damen delivers Stan Launches for Multraship boatmen
Leading towage and salvage operator Multraship has taken delivery of the first of two customised Damen Stan Launch 804s vessels for its linehandling and boatmen service companies in Terneuzen, the Netherlands. Verenigde Bootlieden B.V. and Montis Mooring & Boatservice B.V. will use the highly manoeuvrable...
January 28th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Latest Damen shipment guarantees short delivery times

Latest Damen shipment guarantees short delivery times
To maintain the continuous availability of its wide range of built-for-stock vessels, Damen Shipyards Group is currently shipping a diverse cargo of 16 new pontoons and tugs, as well as numerous modular barges, from China to the Netherlands. The latest shipment displays the efficiency of Damen’s global...
January 19th, 2015 | Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Kristiansund Taubåtservice takes delivery of Damen Stan Pontoon 4113

Kristiansund Taubåtservice takes delivery of Damen Stan Pontoon 4113
An artist’s impression of the SPo4113 Kristiansund Taubåtservice, the Norwegian supplier of coastal and offshore transport services, has taken delivery of a Damen Stan Pontoon® 4113. Kristiansund Taubåtservice provides a wide range of offshore services including towage, berthing assistance,...
January 13th, 2015 | Logistics, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More