Monday, March 9, 2015
Maritime News

Jan De Nul Orders World’s Most Powerful Cutter Suction Dredger

Luxembourg-based dredging and marine construction specialist Jan De Nul Group says it has placed an order for world's largest and most powerful cutter suction dredger.

March 9, 2015
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Friday, January 2, 2015
dredger cutter suction
Engines

Powered-Up Dredger Under Construction in China

Finnish engine manufacturer Wärtsilä says they will be providing four 12-cylinder engines aboard a new self-propelled cutter suction dredger that was ordered by Chinese construction firm Jiangsu Haihong Construction Engineering...

January 2, 2015
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Tuesday, October 8, 2013
dredge wheeler
News

This Dredge Can Fill 7,000 Dump Trucks With Mud Every Day

Built in 1981 for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the Dredge Wheeler is the Corps’ largest “trailing suction” hopper dredge.  This dredge is primarily operated in the Southwest Pass...

October 8, 2013
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Wednesday, May 29, 2013
TSHD Jean Ango hopper dredger
News

Newly-Built Hopper Dredger “Jean Ango” Delivered to Dragages-Ports

The hopper dredger “Jean Ango” has been handed over to its owner, Dragages-Ports. The 1,500 m3 dredger was designed and built in Spain by Astilleros de Murueta, using Damen dredging...

May 29, 2013
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Thursday, August 23, 2012
Uncategorized

Damen Fills Dredger Order… In Just Three Weeks

Need a dredger and need it now? Damen has got you covered – at least they did for a customer in China recently. Damen says that they have shipped the...

August 23, 2012
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Thursday, June 14, 2012
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News

Damen Delivers CSD500 Dredger to Egyptian Customer

A Damen Cutter Suction Dredger, type CSD500, has been built under license by Canal Naval Construction for the Egyptian General Authority for Fish Resource Development. The customer, a long term...

June 14, 2012
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Friday, February 3, 2012
Cutter Suction Dredge Damen CSD 500
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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Thursday, April 14, 2011
Incidents

Hopper dredge loses Z-drive in Calcasieu Channel

Just weeks after one of their dredgers struck a subsea production pipeline in Calcasieu Channel, Manson Construction Company sustained another setback yesterday as their hopper Dredge NEWPORT lost one of it’s...

April 14, 2011
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Friday, April 1, 2011
Incidents

Dredger strikes subsea gas pipeline in Gulf of Mexico, El Paso production platform shut in

Image (c) Lisa Haug CAMERON, LA – The Dredge Bayport, operated by Manson Gulf, LLC, was dredging in the Calcissieu Ship Channel on 30 March when they struck a 12″ condensate...

April 1, 2011
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