Boskalis Fully on Track with Bronka Project

December 29, 2014 - Rogier Kind

The amount of dredged material removed in 2014 during works on St. Petersburg’s Bronka harbor project has passed the 15 million m³ mark. Read More
Nicaragua announces start of China-backed canal to rival Panama

December 24, 2014 - Rogier Kind

Nicaragua has announced the start of work on a $50 billion shipping canal, an infrastructure project backed by China that aims to rival Panama's waterway. Read More
Van Oord Acquires Ballast Nedam Offshore

December 1, 2014 - Rogier Kind

Van Oord, a Dutch contracting company that specializes in dredging and land reclamation, has reached agreement on the acquisition of the activities of Ballast Nedam Offshore. Read More
Crewing Chevalier Floatels for “New Suez Canal” Project

November 28, 2014 - Rebecca Baker

Atlas Professionals reached a new milestone in cooperation with one of its clients; Chevalier Floatels. Last week in Riga (Latvia), Marcel Roelofs from Chevalier Floatels and Paul Steeghs from Atlas signed a contract to provide a full crew to the recently acquired and re-commissioned accommodation barge Rossini. “Our relationship with Chevalier Floatels goes back many years”, says Atlas’ Commercial Director Paul Steeghs. “The full crewing service we provide to their two floatels, DP Gezina and DP Galyna, has led to a unique relationship between our companies. Read More
Sign up for the world’s biggest dredging project

November 20, 2014 - Rebecca Baker

A consortium consisting of the world’s biggest dredging companies start on the “New Suez” Canal project in Egypt. The companies will work together to create another canal that will run alongside the existing Suez Canal, in order to allow ships to simultaneously pass one another. Atlas Professionals has been selected as one of the agencies to provide marine professionals. Read More