Boskalis has had its trailing suction hopper dredger Oranje lengthened from 156 metres to 201 metres at Keppel Shipyard in Singaport. In addition, Praxis Automation was contracted to provide an update of the vessel automation system. The length extension of the...
Today (14 March), Van Oord’s second dual-fuel LNG-powered trailing suction hopper dredger Vox Apolonia in a series of three will be christened. SWZ|Maritime was given a sneek preview with a tour of the vessel a day before. The state-of-the-art Vox Apolonia and...
Royal IHC handed over the trailing suction hopper dredger Teunis Huibertus, a Beagle 4, to contractor Gebr. van der Lee on 1 February. The delivery follows a successful sea trial in mid-January. Watch a video of the sea trials of the Teunis Huibertus below. The Beagle...
Bureau Veritas has reviewed a 3D design of a 2500-m3 hopper dredger from Damen Shipyards. The pilot project for 3D model-based class approval is meant to pave the way towards using 3D computer designs as standard procedure to achieve class notation for seagoing...
Want to see how you insert a 37-metre section into an existing ship? Kooiman Hoebee did just that with the trailing suction hopper dredger Swalinge last year. The Dutch shipyard has now released an extensive timelapse of the work. The Swalinge has been refitted...
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