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Offshore Wind Boosts Van Oord’s Business

March 18, 2015 - sblad

Van Oord has released its financial report for 2014, stating that the company achieved a record turnover of EUR 2.104 billion (2013: EUR 1.641 billion). It is the first time in Van Oord’s history that its turnover has exceeded EUR 2 billion. 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
Van Oord with partner Royal Boskalis Westminster has won a major land reclamation contract in Indonesia.

January 29, 2015 - sblad

The contract, awarded by the PT Muara Wisesa Samudra, includes design and construction of the artificial island under the Dredging and Land Development Project for Pluit City off the coast of Jakarta. The contract has a value of approximately EUR 350 million (shared equally between Boskalis and Van Oord). This project involves reclaiming approximately 160 hectares of new land requiring in excess of 20 million cubic meters of dredged sand. Two jumbo trailing suction hopper dredgers will be deployed for the dredging and reclamation activities sourcing sand from local borrow areas. Soil improvement and rock revetment works also form part of the project. Work will start immediately and the project is expected to be completed in 2018. When constructed, the new island will be used for both residential and commercial purposes. Read More
Van Oord’s New Custom Dredger Ready for Delivery

January 23, 2015 - sblad

Work on Van Oord’s new CSD 650 custom suction dredger is nearly complete, with final touches being made on the 60m dredger. Read More
Van Oord Orders New Cutter Suction Dredger

January 13, 2015 - sblad

Van Oord has ordered a new cutter suction dredger and a crew vessel from Damen Shipyards Group in the Netherlands. Read More
Van Oord Acquires Ballast Nedam Offshore

December 1, 2014 - rkind

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