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Friday, October 27, 2023
?Artist’s impression of the new Boskalis trailing suction hopper dredger. Image courtesy Boskalis
Shipbuilding

Boskalis to Build State-of-the-Art Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger

Boskalis, a leading dredging and maritime services provider, has entered into a contract with Dutch shipbuilding company Royal IHC to construct a cutting-edge

October 27, 2023
Total Views: 2909

Friday, August 11, 2023
The FSO Safer with Yemen and Ndeavor moored alongside. Photo courtesy Boskalis
Shipping

FSO Safer: Red Sea’s ‘Ticking Time Bomb’ Diffused

The United Nations on Friday announced the successful removal of more than 1 million barrels of oil from the decaying FSO Safer tanker off Yemen, averting a

August 11, 2023
Total Views: 6574

Thursday, August 3, 2023
Boskalis CEO Says Fremantle Highway Fire Started in Upper Vehicle Decks
Shipping

Boskalis CEO Says Fremantle Highway Fire Started in Upper Vehicle Decks

By Sarah Jacob and Cagan Koc (Bloomberg) — The nearly week-long fire that ravaged a ship off the Dutch coast started in the upper decks where some cars

August 3, 2023
Total Views: 10604

Sunday, July 16, 2023
Tanker Arrives in Yemen to Start Risky Oil Pumping Operation
Shipping

Tanker Arrives in Yemen to Start Risky Oil Pumping Operation

By Mohammed Hatem Jul 16, 2023 (Bloomberg) –A United Nations oil tanker arrived in Yemen on Sunday to begin the risky operation of pumping over a

July 16, 2023
Total Views: 14149

Tuesday, July 11, 2023
FSO Safer Oil Transfer Operation to Start Next Week
Shipping

FSO Safer Oil Transfer Operation to Start Next Week

The transfer of crude oil from the dilapidated tanker FSO Safer stranded off the coast of Yemen is expected to start early next week, a senior United Nations

July 11, 2023
Total Views: 2109

Thursday, June 22, 2023
SFW FoundationInstall
Offshore

New York’s First Offshore Wind Farm Marks ‘Steel in the Water’

New York’s first offshore wind farm has reached a significant milestone with the start of offshore construction. Governor Kathy Hochul announced Thursday

June 22, 2023
Total Views: 2852

Thursday, April 20, 2023
FSO Safer: Salvage Agreement for Reached to Avert Looming Disaster Off Yemen’s Coast
Shipping

FSO Safer: Salvage Agreement for Reached to Avert Looming Disaster Off Yemen’s Coast

SMIT Salvage, a subsidiary of Dutch maritime services company Boskalis, has signed an agreement with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to remove

April 20, 2023
Total Views: 2515

Wednesday, August 31, 2022
Boskalis Agrees to Increased Takeover Offer with HAL
Shipping

Boskalis Agrees to Increased Takeover Offer with HAL

Dutch marine services company Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) and Curaçao-based HAL Holding have reached an agreement on an increased offer price

August 31, 2022
Total Views: 1577

Monday, February 21, 2022
Two Large Salvage Tugs Set to Join Felicity Ace Firefighting Effort
Accidents

Two Large Salvage Tugs Set to Join Felicity Ace Firefighting Effort

Two large salvage tugs are expected to arrive at the Felicity Ace car carrier which remains adrift after a fire in the Atlantic Ocean. An update from the

February 21, 2022
Total Views: 7636

Tuesday, February 1, 2022
Update: Abandoned Bulk Carrier Julietta D Arrives in Port, Ending Frantic Rescue
Accidents

Update: Abandoned Bulk Carrier Julietta D Arrives in Port, Ending Frantic Rescue

The bulk carrier Julietta D was towed into port Tuesday after a wild 24 hours off the Dutch coast. The ship ran into trouble Monday during heavy weather from

February 1, 2022
Total Views: 24401

Wednesday, December 15, 2021
Boskalis Reviewing Its Stake in Smit Lamnalco
Shipping

Boskalis Reviewing Its Stake in Smit Lamnalco

Dutch dredging and marine services provider Royal Boskalis Westminster says it is reviewing its position in towage provider Smit Lamnalco. Boskalis has held a

December 15, 2021
Total Views: 1714

Monday, November 15, 2021
offshore wind farm
Offshore

Boskalis Reveals $500 Million Offshore Wind Contract

Dutch marine services group Boskalis has revealed a EUR 450 million (USD $512 million) contract for the transportation and installation of the monopile

November 15, 2021
Total Views: 1311

Thursday, October 7, 2021
Port-Louis harbor mauritius
Shipping

Former Mauritian Port Chairman Bribed by Boskalis Gets Jail Term Extended on Appeal

Former Mauritius Ports Authority Chairman has had his 2019 conviction upheld and sentence extended by the Mauritian Supreme Court. By Vel Moonien in

October 7, 2021
Total Views: 2797

Friday, April 10, 2020
golden ray salvage
Accidents

Boskalis Expands OPA-90 Salvage Services with Acquisition of Ardent Americas

Dutch marine services firm Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. has announced the acquisition of maritime emergency response specialist Ardent Americas, helping

April 10, 2020
Total Views: 81

Thursday, August 1, 2019
Boluda towing
Maritime News

Boskalis, Kotug Complete Sale of Kotug Smit Towage to Boluda

Royal Boskalis Westminster has completed the sale of Dutch towing company Kotug Smit Towage to Spain-based Boluda Group. Boskalis was co-shareholder of Kotug

August 1, 2019
Total Views: 63

Monday, July 15, 2019
Photos: BOKA Vanguard Loads Carnival Cruise Ship for Dry Docking
Interesting

Photos: BOKA Vanguard Loads Carnival Cruise Ship for Dry Docking

The cruise ship Carnival Vista has been loaded onto the deck of semi-submersible heavy lift vessel BOKA Vanguard for its dry dock repairs in Freeport, Bahamas.

July 15, 2019
Total Views: 1670

Wednesday, December 19, 2018
Johan Sverdrup processing platform
Maritime News

Photos: 28,100-ton Johan Sverdrup Processing Platform Departs South Korea Aboard World’s Largest Heavy Lift Vessel

The 28,100-ton topside for the Johan Sverdrup processing platform has departed the Samsung Heavy Industries in Geoje, South Korea bound aboard

December 19, 2018
Total Views: 69

Friday, August 17, 2018
john s mccain heavy lift transport
Maritime News

Boskalis Terminates Low-End Transport Activities Amid Heavy Losses

Dutch marine services company Boskalis will be terminating its loss-making low-end transport activities. The announcement came this week as Boskalis revealed a

August 17, 2018
Total Views: 18

Monday, December 5, 2016
News

Boskalis Trims Holding in Fugro, Causing Shares to Sink

AMSTERDAM, Dec 5 (Reuters) – Shares in Dutch deep-sea prospector Fugro fell 4.5 percent on Monday after larger rival Boskalis announced that it had

December 5, 2016
Total Views: 9

Monday, September 19, 2016
boskalis ndeavor malampaya
Maritime News

Boskalis Taking 24 Vessels Out of Service

Dutch marine contractor Boskalis announced Monday that it is moving ahead with its plan to take two dozen vessels out of service and layoff hundreds of workers

September 19, 2016
Total Views: 48
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