Suez Canal

Picture of the Day: Suez Canal Works in Full Swing

June 3, 2015 - sblad

With over 40 dredgers working on the project, the New Suez Canal is entering its final phase of production. Read More
“It’s a bit like a business card for Atlas; it shows other companies how we can fully support them during these major projects.” Representing the Consortium at the Suez Canal Project

April 7, 2015 - sblad

In February 2015, one of Atlas’ Account managers based in Hoofddorp, Tim van der Stelt, left the Netherlands for a year to become the HR Consultant for Boskalis at the Suez Canal. He was given 48 hours to pack up his life and travel to Ismailia, Egypt. Tim chats to Atlas about working on this pioneering project. Read More
Picture of the Day: New Suez Dredging on Track

March 23, 2015 - sblad

Egypt launched the New Suez Canal project in August 2014. The construction was ordered by Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi to be completed in one year. Read More
Exclusive Update: DEME’s Dredgers at New Suez Canal

March 19, 2015 - sblad

DEME, an international group of specialised companies in the field of capital and maintenance dredging, land reclamation and port infrastructure development Read More
Picture of the Day: Van Oord’s Dredger in Egypt

February 27, 2015 - sblad

Van Oord, a Dutch contracting company that specialises in dredging and land reclamation, recently deployed its first dredging vessels to the New Suez Canal project. Read More
Picture of the Day: First-Hand View of New Suez

February 24, 2015 - sblad

Fifty kilometers to the south of Port Said in the Mediterranean Sea, a new waterway is now being excavated parallel to the existing canal. Read More
President Inspected New Suez Canal Project

February 24, 2015 - sblad

Yesterday, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi inspected the digging and dredging operations under the New Suez Canal project. Read More
"The Great Egyptian Dream": An Update on the Suez Canal Expansion

February 9, 2015 - sblad

With the project not even close to the halfway mark, the new Suez Canal project has 1000 personnel currently dredging the canal with a further 1000 professionals still yet to join. As the first ship is planned to navigate the newly dredged channel in August 2015, the dredging consortium are working around the clock to finish the project on time. Read More
Photo Update: New Suez Canal Dredging

January 8, 2015 - sblad

The New Suez Canal dredging project is progressing very well. Read More
Sign up for the world’s biggest dredging project

November 20, 2014 - sblad

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