Monday, May 20, 2019
debeers diamond mining ship mafuta
Maritime News

Damen Starts Construction on World’s Largest Diamond Mining Ship

Dutch shipbuilding group Damen Shipyards has started construction on a new offshore diamond mining vessel for a unit of De Beers in Namibia. De Beers Marine Namibia (aka Debmarine Namibia),...

May 20, 2019
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Thursday, April 18, 2019
Damen shiprepair brest
Maritime News

Damen Reports First Annual Loss in 15 Years

Damen Shipyards Group reported a net loss of 17 million euro in 2018, marking the first that the privately owned Dutch shipbuilder has reported a loss in the last 15...

April 18, 2019
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Wednesday, April 17, 2019
bc ferries road ferry
Maritime News

Damen Launches Two Ferries for Canadian Operator BC Ferries

In a span of just a few weeks time, Damen Shipyards has launched two 81-meter road ferries for Canadian ferry operator BC Ferries at Damen’s yard in Galati, Romania. The...

April 17, 2019
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Friday, March 29, 2019
Bibby WaveMaster Horizon launch
Maritime News

Damen Launches Second Walk-to-Work SOV for Bibby Marine

Damen has launched the second walk-to-work Service Operations Vessel (SOV), named Bibby WaveMaster Horizon, for Bibby Marine Service. The vessel was launched during a ceremony held March 29 at Damen...

March 29, 2019
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Monday, March 25, 2019
damen yacht support vessel
Maritime News

The Super Rich Are Buying $50 Million ‘Support’ Yachts to Haul Their Toys

By Devon Pendleton (Bloomberg) — Sailing from port to port in peace and seclusion on a multimillion-dollar boat sounds appealing, but as any seasoned yacht owner can tell you, just cruising around...

March 25, 2019
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Wednesday, March 20, 2019
seadream mega yacht
Maritime News

Damen Lands First Cruise Ship Construction Contract

Dutch shipbuilding group Damen Shipyards has officially entered the cruise market having signed a contract with Oslo, Norway-based SeaDream Yacht Club for a 155-meter luxury vessel. The so-called Mega Yacht...

March 20, 2019
Total Views: 14

Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Damen Shiprepair Dunkerque
Maritime News

Europe’s First LNG Dual-Fuel Conversion Dredger Launched at Damen Shiprepair Dunkerque

Europe’s first conversion of a dredger to dual-fuel capability combining LNG and MGO is close to completion at Damen Shiprepair Dunkerque, the first conversion of its kind to take place...

February 27, 2019
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Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Press Releases

Concordia Damen celebrates naming of innovative Sendo Liner

Press Release – Damen Shipyards – On 15th February, at its yard in Werkendam, the Netherlands, Concordia Damen held a celebration to mark the naming of the Sendo Liner, an...

February 19, 2019
Total Views: 13

Thursday, February 7, 2019
Press Releases

Walsh & Sons selects Damen Multi Cat for long-term goals

Press Release – Damen Sipyards – UK-based construction services provider S. Walsh & Sons has ordered a Multi Cat 1908 from Damen Shipyards Group. After finalising a number of modifications,...

February 7, 2019
Total Views: 3

Monday, January 21, 2019
Press Releases

High Speed Transfers signs contract for third Damen FCS 2710 fast crew supplier

Press Release – Damen and High Speed Transfers Ltd (HST) have signed a contract for a third FCS 2710 fast crew supply vessel, for delivery in September this year. The...

January 21, 2019
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Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Press Releases

InvaSave shipped to Las Palmas de Gran Canaria for demonstrations under INTERREG Programme “Atlantic Blue Port Services”

Press Release – Damen Shipyards – On Thursday 27 December, an InvaSave 300 Mobile Ballast Water Treatment System was transported from Damen Green Solution’s premises in Gorinchem, the Netherlands, to...

January 9, 2019
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Thursday, December 20, 2018
Maritime News

Research Vessels Oceanic Sirius and Oceanic Vega Complete Tandem Dry Docking at Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam

Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam has completed the 10-day dry docking of sister ships Oceanic Sirius and Oceanic Vega. For eight of those days the two, 106-meter vessels were in the yard’s...

December 20, 2018
Total Views: 6

Monday, December 17, 2018
Press Releases

Damen’s triple delivery for Murjan Al Sharq Marine Contracting

To complete an extensive oil pipeline dredging and installation project, Murjan Al Sharq Marine Contracting Co. Ltd. (MSMC) has taken delivery of three Damen vessels: a Stan Tug 1606, a...

December 17, 2018
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Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Press Releases

Damen signs with Port Nelson for ASD Tug 2411

Press Release – Damen – On 10th December, Damen sales manager Sjoerd de Bruin signed a contract with Port Nelson CEO Martin Byrne in New Zealand. Damen will deliver an...

December 12, 2018
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Monday, November 26, 2018
Press Releases

Damen holds surplus material auction as part of sustainability drive

Press Release – Damen Shipyards Group’s commitment to sustainability sees the company regularly considering new initiatives that can improve its environmental performance. The quest for ever-improved sustainability can lead to...

November 26, 2018
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Monday, November 19, 2018
saipem 7000 at Damen Verolme Rotterdam
Maritime News

Semi-Submersible Saipem 7000 Arrives at Damen Verolme Rotterdam for Major DP3 Upgrade

The Saipem 7000, one of the world’s largest semi-submersible crane and pipe-laying vessels, has arrived at Damen Verolme Rotterdam for a major upgrade of its dynamic positioning system to meet the...

November 19, 2018
Total Views: 22

Friday, November 16, 2018
Press Releases

Damen Shipyards Group celebrates Multraship Carrousel RAVE Tug winning the Maritime KVNR Shipping Award

Press Release – Damen Shipyards Group is celebrating the success of Multraship and its innovation arm Novatug in winning the Maritime KVNR Shipping  award 2018. Working with a number of...

November 16, 2018
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Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Press Releases

Damen Shiprepair Curaçao floating dock operational

Damen Shiprepair Curaçao (DSCu), has on 2 November commissioned its large floating C dock. After the final tests had been carried out in the morning, the C Dock was submerged...

November 14, 2018
Total Views: 3

Friday, November 9, 2018
Maritime News

Tall Ship Christian Radich Completes Dry Dock Work at Damen Shiprepair Harlingen

The fully-rigged sailing ship Christian Radich has left Damen Shiprepair Harlingen (DSH) in the Netherlands after undergoing five weeks of repairs and maintenance. The Norwegian-flagged, 63-meter, three-master underwent work that...

November 9, 2018
Total Views: 7

Tuesday, November 6, 2018
Press Releases

Damen’s innovative RSD Tug 2513 nominated for KNVTS Ship of the Year Award

Damen’s radical new ‘always bow first’ RSD Tug 2513 has reached the final stage of this year’s prestigious Maritime Award KNVTS Ship of the Year prize. As one of the...

November 6, 2018
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