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Van Oord Orders New Cutter Suction Dredger

January 13, 2015 - Rebecca Baker

Van Oord has ordered a new cutter suction dredger and a crew vessel from Damen Shipyards Group in the Netherlands. Read More
Damen Delivers New Cable Laying Vessel to Van Oord

January 12, 2015 - Rebecca Baker

Named Nexus, the 126-metre vessel is intended for the installation of electricity cables for offshore wind farms. In preparation for the Gemini Offshore wind farm, Van Oord will be deploying the vessel and the build site, 55 kilometers north of the Schiermonnikoog. Read More
Two Million Cubic Meters of Sand for the Ameland Coast

January 8, 2015 - Rebecca Baker

The coast of Ameland is to be strengthened in upcoming months with two million cubic meters of sand. Dredgers Rijkswaterstaat will deposit the sand on the seabed about 500 to 1000 meters off the coast. Read More
Photo Update: New Suez Canal Dredging

January 8, 2015 - Rebecca Baker

The New Suez Canal dredging project is progressing very well. Read More
Pieter Schelte in Rotterdam

January 8, 2015 - Rebecca Baker

On the 8th January, the Pieter Schelte arrived in Rotterdam. With a length of 382 meters and a phenomenal width of 124 meters, this is the biggest ship in the world. It was designed and developed by the Dutch-Swiss offshore company Allseas. Read More

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