Wednesday, March 14, 2012
damen fast crew supplier
Engineering News

Ecuadorian Shipyard to Build Damen Fast Crew Supplier for Oilfield Executives

For the first time, a Damen Fast Crew Supplier 1605 will be built in Ecuador by Astilleros Navales Ecuatorianos (ASTINAVE) Shipyard. Damen is supplying the complete, prefabricated Shipbuilding Material Package...

March 14, 2012
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Wednesday, February 29, 2012
damen ASD 2810 rua lucio
Maritime News

Damen Tugboat Delivered from China to Buenos Aires on Her Own Bottom

After what must have been a rather miserable 2-month delivery from China, Argentinian towage and harbor company Remolcadores Unidos Argentinos (RUA) has just assumed ownership of the ‘RUA Cap. Lucio...

February 29, 2012
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Friday, February 24, 2012
atlantic winter heavy lift

Reederei Heino Winter Transports Damen Tugs to Morocco

Recently, two Damen Stan Tugs 2608, the Ibrahim 1 and the Jacques, were shipped from the anchorage of Halong Bay, Haiphong (Vietnam) to Casablanca by the Atlantic Winter, an 800t...

February 24, 2012
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Tuesday, February 21, 2012
port of Djibouti Robert Almeida photography
Engineering News

Damen Shipyards to Deliver a Modular Drydock to Djibouti

Djibouti’s busy port is one of the most important gateways to the African continent and is strategically located at the confluence of the Red Sea and the Indian Ocean. Besides...

February 21, 2012
Total Views: 64

Friday, February 10, 2012
damen stan tug
Maritime News

10 Damen Stan Tugs Arrive in Gorinchem

This week, 10 Damen Stan Tugs arrived in Gorinchem: 4 x STu 1606, 4 x STu 1205 and 2 x STtu 1004. The tugs were built at Damen Shipyards Changde, one...

February 10, 2012
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Tuesday, February 7, 2012
Damen PSV 3300
Engineering News

WWS’s Fleet Expands: Additional Platform Supply Vessels Ordered from Damen Shipyards

Norwegian shipowner World Wide Supply (WWS) has ordered another two PSV 3300 CD’s with Damen Shipyards. The two platform suppliers are added to the four that WWS announced to be...

February 7, 2012
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Friday, February 3, 2012
Cutter Suction Dredge Damen CSD 500
Maritime News

Cutter Suction Dredgers Delivered to Azerbaijan

On 24 January 2012, Dutch shipbuilder Damen Shipyards delivered three Cutter Suction Dredgers of its CSD 500 series to the Ministry of Emergency Situations (MES) in Azerbaijan.  After delivery, President...

February 3, 2012
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Wednesday, February 1, 2012
damen angola ministerio das pescas FISV 2610
Maritime News

Angola Invests in the Fight Against Illegal Fishing

Damen Shipyards Galati is building the Ngola Kiluange, a Fishery Inspection Surveillance Vessel (FISV) 6210, for the Angolan Ministry of Agriculture, Rural Development and Fisheries. With another two ships under...

February 1, 2012
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Wednesday, January 18, 2012
Maritime News

Three More Damen Tugboats Head to Venezuela

Damen Shipyards will shortly deliver three tugboats to INEA (Instituto Nacional de los Espacios Acuaticos, the Venezuelan Aquatic Authority). This repeat-order follows a previous order for two Damen Stan Tugs purchased by...

January 18, 2012
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Friday, December 16, 2011
Damen PSV 3300 CD platform supply vessel
Maritime News

Norwegian Shipowner Places Order for New Damen-built Platform Supply Vessels

Newly founded shipowner, World Wide Supply (WWS), has ordered four platform supply vessels with Damen Shipyards. The PSV 3300 CD, built according to Damen’s E3 principles, is a newly designed...

December 16, 2011
Total Views: 37

Friday, December 9, 2011
Press Releases

Completion of successful sea acceptance trials of the second multi mission frigate for The Royal Moroccan Navy

The 98 meters long SIGMA class frigate, the second frigate built by Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding for the Royal Moroccan Navy, completed her Sea Acceptance Trials successfully. During the SAT,...

December 9, 2011
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Tuesday, November 29, 2011
Press Releases

Damen Yard to Build Two SRSV’s For Dutch Shipping Co. Groen

Dutch Shipping Company Groen has ordered two Seismic Research & Support Vessels (SRSV’s) with Maaskant Shipyards Stellendam (Netherlands), part of the Damen Shipyards Group. Maaskant has broad experience in maintenance...

November 29, 2011
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Monday, November 28, 2011
Press Releases

BV Certifies Damen’s DAMOS Vessel Maintenance Management System

Damen Services, part of Damen Shipyards Group, announces that its Damen Asset Management Operating System (DAMOS) has been independently approved by classification society Bureau Veritas. DAMOS is a unique vessel...

November 28, 2011
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Iskes Towage & Salvage Damen tug Argus
Engineering News

The Green Tug Project – Energy Efficient Design for Workboats

In November 2011 Iskes Towage & Salvage took its first Damen tug into operation: the ASD 2810 ‘Argus’. Pleased with its capabilities, Iskes decided to have Damen Shipyards Hardinxveld build...

November 28, 2011
Total Views: 2

Monday, November 7, 2011
Damen PSV 3300 platform supply vessel
Engineering News

Damen Shipyards to Launch an Environmentally-Friendly Offshore Supply “Sea Truck”

Damen Shipyards will unveil its new Platform Supply Vessel (PSV) at EUROPORT 2011 and will launch a complete PSV range in the next few months. The PSV 3300 E3 is...

November 7, 2011
Total Views: 6

Thursday, October 27, 2011
sea-axe megayacht

Sea Axe – The Workboat Of Billionaires

Could the world’s most desirable mega-yacht be an oil field workboat in disguise? This week an armada of boats lay siege on Fort Lauderdale for the year’s largest boat show...

October 27, 2011
Total Views: 201

Sunday, December 26, 2010

Who says crew boats are ugly? Check out the Damen Fast Crew Supplier 5009

I’ve been impressed with Damen ships ever since seeing these guys at Houston’s Offshore Technology Conference a few years ago.  These are without a doubt the sexiest workboats on the...

December 26, 2010
Total Views: 24