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Heinrich Hirdes GMBH

Essential Information

Bauhofstra_e 8b
21079 Hamburg
490-407-6609 40

Additional Information

Description: Heinrich Hirdes GmbH was founded as a civil engineering company in 1912, by 27-year-old civil engineer Heinrich Hirdes in Duisburg, Germany. The company began by doing municipal civil engineering projects, and prior to World War II began specializing in hydraulic engineering, which it continued after the war, adding a full range of engineering capability to the company. Today the company owns and operates a comprehensive fleet of dredges. Headquartered in Hamburg, they have branches in Bremen, Kiel and Rostock. On October 1, 1991, the company was acquired by Royal Boskalis Westminster nv and operates as a subsidiary of Boskalis. View the Boskalis main listing in The Netherlands for more information.

Other Equipment: 10 tugs; 3 work boats; 3 crew barges; 60 miscellaneous barges