International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

Damen Wins Awards at MT500

Damen placed second in the maritime & aviation sector in this year’s MT500 rankings of the top 500 companies and institutions in the Netherlands. It also came in twentieth out of 500 in the overall ranking, its best ever result. The MT500 is an annual report stemming… Read More

Damen Shipyards Galati Celebrates 125 Years

Damen Shipyards Galati celebrated its 125-year anniversary in coordination with Shipbuilder’s Day (Ziua Navalistului) on August 15. About 7,000 people attended the event, including employees and former employees of the yard, Galati city officials, clients and the media. Galati has delivered more than 1,300 vessels during its… Read More

Patent Pending DynaCover

DynaCover, constructed from Dyneema fibers, is the latest technology available for outer dredge pump casing. Introduced by Damen, the DynaCover can be mounted around existing cast pump casing, weighs significantly less than steel casing, and provides a strength comparable to 40 mm of steel. Using Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene… Read More