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Royal IHC Delivers Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger Mahury

February 25, 2016 - Rebecca Baker

Royal IHC delivered the trailing suction hopper dredger Mahury to Baggerbedrijf de Boer – Dutch Dredging on February 18, 2016. The 1,840m3 twin-screw TSHD was built at IHC’s partner shipyard, MTG Dolphin, in Varna, Bulgaria. The Mahury was successfully launched on 14 August and named on 29 October 2015 in Varna. Read More
TSHD Sospan Dau Completes Cardiff Harbor Maintenance Dredging

February 1, 2016 - Rebecca Baker

Boskalis Westminster’s trailing suction hopper dredger Sospan Dau has been busy this January, carrying out the winter maintenance dredging program for the Cardiff Harbor Authority. The works started in early January, and for the past three weeks, the dredging vessel MV Sospan Dau – supported with the MV Avanti and Tioga B – has been performing dredging works in Cardiff Bay Barrage Outer Harbor and the approach channel. Read More
Sas van Vreeswijk Consortium Signs Beatrixsluis Contract

February 1, 2016 - Rebecca Baker

The Sas van Vreeswijk consortium has won a contract for the construction of the 3rd chamber Beatrix lock and the widening of the Lekkanaal. Read More
Massive 10 Million cbm Dredged from Bronka Port in 2015

February 1, 2016 - Rebecca Baker

During the 2015 navigation season, one of the contractors on the Bronka Port dredging project, China Communications Construction Company Ltd. (CCCC), removed about 10 million cubic meters of materials to deepen the harbor to 14,4 meters, according to IAA PortNews. Read More
Gippsland Ports Orders Damen TSHD 650

January 27, 2016 - Rebecca Baker

The TSHD will be the first Damen dredger to operate in the country. The client will use the dredger to maintain entry to the port of Lakes Entrance and the Gippsland Lakes system, in Victoria, which is used by recreational, fishing and supply vessels. Read More

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