Wednesday, August 31, 2022

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: 1536

Monday, February 21, 2022

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: 7580

Tuesday, February 1, 2022

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: 13369

Wednesday, December 15, 2021

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: 1706

Monday, November 15, 2021
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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: 1304

Thursday, October 7, 2021
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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 Mauritius

October 7, 2021
Total Views: 1783

Friday, April 10, 2020
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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: 74

Thursday, August 1, 2019
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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: 49

Monday, July 15, 2019

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: 1186

Wednesday, December 19, 2018
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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: 53

Friday, August 17, 2018
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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: 10

Monday, December 5, 2016

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: 5

Monday, September 19, 2016
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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: 33

Friday, July 8, 2016
Maritime News

Boskalis to Take 24 Vessels Out of Service, Cut 650 Jobs

Dutch marine services provider Royal Boskalis Westminster has announced plans to cut approximately 650 jobs worldwide over the next two years as it takes 24

July 8, 2016
Total Views: 60

Monday, April 4, 2016

Boskalis Completes Strabag Wasserbrau Acquisition

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. announced that it completed the acquisition of the dredging activities and assets of STRABAG Wasserbau GmbH. The deal, valued

April 4, 2016
Total Views: 41

Wednesday, March 9, 2016
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Maritime News

Boskalis Sees Profit Fall, Fleet Cuts on Weak Oil Industry

By Toby Sterling AMSTERDAM, March 9 (Reuters) – Marine construction company Boskalis expects a drop in net profit this year as depressed commodity prices

March 9, 2016
Total Views: 50

Thursday, August 20, 2015

New Suez Canal Dredging Helps Boskalis Sail Past First Half Profit Forecast

  By Toby Sterling AMSTERDAM, Aug 20 (Reuters) – Dutch marine engineering company Boskalis reported a 21 percent rise in first-half earnings,

August 20, 2015
Total Views: 42

Friday, March 20, 2015

Boskalis Ups Fugro Stake: ‘No offer coming, it’s just an interesting company’

Dutch maritime services provider Royal Boskalis Westminster has once again increased its holding in Fugro N.V., but again insists that is not a step towards

March 20, 2015
Total Views: 4

Friday, January 9, 2015

Boskalis Ups Stake in Fugro

Dutch maritime services provider Royal Boskalis Westminster says it has increased its stake in Fugro N.V. to 20.01%, but assures that it is not a step towards

January 9, 2015
Total Views: 8

Monday, December 15, 2014

Boskalis and KOTUG Forming Harbor Towage Joint Venture

Dutch marine services provider Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. and KOTUG International B.V., a leading harbor towage also based in the Netherlands, have agreed

December 15, 2014
Total Views: 9