Posts Tagged ‘Van Oord’

Royal HaskoningDHV selected to design reclamation project for Angola’s capital

Royal HaskoningDHV selected to design reclamation project for Angola’s capital
Eroding beach along the coast where reclamation is foreseen Amersfoort, The Netherlands, 6 April 2017 – Royal HaskoningDHV has been awarded the contract for the detailed design of the Marginal da Corimba reclamation and shore protection project in Luanda, Angola. This major contract was awarded...
April 6th, 2017 | Construction | Read More

SAL Heavy Lift signs long-term contract for Walney Offshore Wind Project

SAL Heavy Lift signs long-term contract for Walney Offshore Wind Project
Second major contract for transport of transition pieces follows the success at Veja Mate Offshore Wind Farm Project Hamburg, 20 October 2016 – SAL Heavy Lift signs a major contract with Van Oord for a long term engagement at the Walney Offshore Wind Project. MV “Svenja” is chartered for 30 voyages...
October 20th, 2016 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Damen delivers modular solution to Van Oord

Damen delivers modular solution to Van Oord
DAMEN Modular Multicat 2210 Dredging company to charter vessel from launching customer Damen Marine Services for Caspian Sea operations To support its ongoing dredging activities, Van Oord has commenced an 18-month charter agreement with Damen Marine Services for a Modular Multi Cat (MMuC) 2210. Damen...
April 13th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

FUGRO’s trenching system completes Gemini export cable burial

FUGRO’s trenching system completes Gemini export cable burial
Fugro Q1400 trencher on the Jan Steen Fugro recently completed the burial of export cables at the Gemini offshore wind park, off the Netherlands coast.   Fugro was awarded a contract by Van Oord in April and mobilised one of its two Q1400 trenching spreads onto the Van Oord support vessel Jan Steen...
December 22nd, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Underwater Shipping | Read More

North P&I Club appoints Job de Groot of Van Oord as new vice chairman

North P&I Club appoints Job de Groot of Van Oord as new vice chairman
Job de Groot The 175 million GT, ‘A’ rated North P&I Club has appointed Job de Groot of Van Oord as its new vice chairman. He succeeds Lars Christensen of Norden, who stood down from the role as well as from the club’s board at the directors’ meeting on 5 November 2015. North chairman Pratap...
November 17th, 2015 | Company Profiles, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Damen to supply customised CSD 650 dredger plus support vessel to Van Oord

Damen to supply customised CSD 650 dredger plus support vessel to Van Oord
Damen has signed a contract with leading dredging and marine contractor Van Oord for the supply of a CSD 650 custom suction dredger together with an FCS 1605 Fast Crew Supplier, initially for operations in the Caspian Sea. Designed and delivered by Damen Dredging Equipment in Nijkerk, the Netherlands,...
January 21st, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Damen delivers Offshore Cable Layer to Van Oord in only 15 months

Damen delivers Offshore Cable Layer to Van Oord in only 15 months
The NEXUS First delivery of Damen’s new design: the DOC 8500 Cable Layer The 22nd of December saw the delivery by Damen of an innovative new DOC 8500 cable laying vessel to international offshore contractor Van Oord. Named Nexus, the 126-metre vessel is intended for the installation of electricity...
January 9th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Partners sign agreement to install a floating tidal energy platform near Texel

Partners sign agreement to install a floating tidal energy platform near Texel
providing clean electricity, in the future to remote locations worldwide Amsterdam, 29 October 2014 – A group of leading offshore companies including Bluewater, Damenand Van Oord have joined together to realize a unique floating tidal energy platform which will be moored near Texel in the Waddenzee...
October 30th, 2014 | Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

Van Oord dredger returns to Gibdock

Van Oord dredger returns to Gibdock
Part of the Van Oord fleet, the 137m long trailing suction hopper dredger, Lelystad,  has been through an extensive programme of works at Gibdock in Gibraltar. The vessel was in dock for an initial 26 days, then went alongside the South Mole before re-docking for a further 11 days. The far-reaching...
August 26th, 2014 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ship Conversions, Shiprepair | Read More

Van Oord cable-laying vessel for offshore wind farm construction successfully launched at Damen

Van Oord cable-laying vessel for offshore wind farm construction successfully launched at Damen
Van Oord’s new DP2 cable-laying vessel ‘Nexus’ was officially launched at Damen Shipyards Galati on June 30 The 123 m multipurpose vessel will be deployed installing electricity cables for offshore wind farms. The international contractor for dredging, marine engineering and offshore energy projects...
July 1st, 2014 | Energy, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Wärtsilä signs three-year service agreement with Van Oord

Wärtsilä signs three-year service agreement with Dutch dredging and marine contractor Van Oord Wärtsilä Corporation, 13 February 2014 at 1 pm EET With the signing of a new three-year framework service agreement, Wärtsilä and Van Oord, the Netherlands based contractor for dredging and offshore projects,...
February 13th, 2014 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More