International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

Seatools Delivers High-End Pressure Compensators for Bakker Sliedrecht

Subsea technology company Seatools has completed the development, manufacturing and testing of two 250-liter subsea pressure compensators for Bakker Sliedrecht. The ultra-long life compensators will be applied to 1.7 MW submersible electric motors installed on a new hopper dredger under construction at Wenchong Shipyard in China. The dredge is being… Read More

DEME Holds Naming Ceremony For TSHD Scheldt River

The trailing suction hopper dredge Scheldt River built at Royal IHC’s shipyard in the Netherlands was officially named on September 29th at DEME’s head office in Zwijndrecht Belgium. In its efforts to comply with European Union emission standards even in Emission Control Areas such as the North Sea DEME… Read More

Damen Commissions New Dredge for Russian FSUE

In September Damen Shipyards Group signed a contract with Onego Shipyard in Karelia Russia to build a trailing suction hopper dredge 2000. The vessel will be built on order from Federal State Unitary Enterprise (FSUE) Rosmorport (the Russian Federation). The vessel will be delivered in 2019 where it will be… Read More