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India’s Largest Port Operator Expands Its Dredge Fleet

India’s Largest Port Operator Expands Its Dredge Fleet

On March 31, a new Beagle trailing suction hopper dredge was launched at Royal IHC’s wharf in Krimpen aan den IJssel, the Netherlands. This is the first of two IHC Beagle® 8 TSHDs that will be added to the fleet of the Adani Group, a port developer in India and other parts of the Asia Pacific. “The Beagles will be used in the maintenance and development of Adani’s numerous ports,” according to Kees Derks, IHC area sales director for India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Nepal. “The 8,000 cubic meter (about 10,400 cubic yard) trailer Shanti Sagar 17 is the first of the two Beagles to be delivered. The Shanti Sagar 18 will be delivered later this year.”

April-May 2017
KELLER Delivers  Gearboxes for  Chinese Dredge

KELLER Delivers Gearboxes for Chinese Dredge

Powertrain technology depends on the reliability and robustness of their individual components. These include the gearbox and gear wheels, and IDR talked with specialist trans-mission manufacturer, C.u. W Keller GmbH & Co. KG (KELLER) about meeting customer demands for larger and stronger dredges with its custom designed gearboxes. The company also recently delivered gearboxes for a large dredge in China.

January-February 2017
URUGUAY TO BUILD US$61 MILLION DREDGE

URUGUAY TO BUILD US$61 MILLION DREDGE

January-February 2017

CEDA CONDUCTING YEAR-LONG WEBINAR SERIES

The Central Dredging Association (CEDA) has been conducting a year-long series of webinars on Dredging Equipment and Technology. The webinars focus on the Cutter Suction Dredge and the Trailing Suction Hopper Dredge. All six in the series have been presented by two internationally renowned authorities on the subject, Dr. Cees van Rhee and Dr. Sape Miedema, both of the Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands.

January-February 2017
AQUAMEC LAUNCHES NEW WATERMASTER DREDGE, CLASSIC V

AQUAMEC LAUNCHES NEW WATERMASTER DREDGE, CLASSIC V

In November 2016, Aquamec launched a new Watermaster Classic V dredge, with 50 percent more suction dredge capacity, com-pared to the Classic IV model.

January-February 2017
2D LAUNCHES PNP ESTIMATING SOFTWARE

2D LAUNCHES PNP ESTIMATING SOFTWARE

In November 2016, in2Dredging (i2D) launches its new software program, Pumps ‘n Pipeline (PnP) v1.1. The company said PnP is the first commercial pumps and pipeline estimating tool for the dredging and mining industry.

January-February 2017
DAMEN LAUNCHES NEW HOPPER DREDGE LINE FOR AGGREGATES

DAMEN LAUNCHES NEW HOPPER DREDGE LINE FOR AGGREGATES

Damen Shipyards Group announced a new line of trailing suction hopper dredges – Marine Aggregate Dredger (MAD) 4000 and 5600 vessels. The dredge line was introduced in response to market research that showed the aggregate industry is facing rising demand and an aging fleet.

January-February 2017
DSC DELIVERS TWO DREDGES TO NIGERIA

DSC DELIVERS TWO DREDGES TO NIGERIA

Two local contractors in the Delta State, Nigeria, recently took delivery of 10-inch Wolverine class dredges from DSC Dredge.

January-February 2017
OSIL SUPPLIES BUOY PLATFORMS TO JAN DE NUL

OSIL SUPPLIES BUOY PLATFORMS TO JAN DE NUL

Ocean Scientific International Ltd. (OSIL) supplied eight buoy platforms to Jan de Nul Group, platforms for environmental monitoring on dredging and renewables projects. The 1.2-meter (3.9-foot) buoy incorporates a variety of sensors with specialized seabed frames from different manufacturers, including AML Oceanographic, Campbell Scientific and Nortek.

January-February 2017
ROYAL IHC LAUNCHES DEME’S FIRST LNG DREDGE

ROYAL IHC LAUNCHES DEME’S FIRST LNG DREDGE

In December, Royal IHC’s shipyard in Kinderdik, The Netherlands, held a launch ceremony for DEME’s 3,500 cubic meter (4,578 cubic yards) LNG-powered trailing suction hopper dredge Minerva. The official name giving and christening ceremony will take place in the spring of 2017 in Zeebrugge, Belgium.

January-February 2017
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