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Samuel de Champlain Nears Completion and Will Be Featured at Upcoming Conference in France

Europe‚Äôs first conversion of a dredge to dual-fuel capability combining LNG and MGO is close to completion. This is the first conversion of its kind to take place in Europe. Over the past 19 months, Damen has been working to deliver a turnkey package that included engineering, procurement and… Read More

Work Underway on Dual-Fuel Conversion of the Samuel de Champlain

Damen Shiprepair Dunkerque (DSDu) has begun work to convert the trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) Samuel de Champlain from diesel-electric propulsion to dual-fuel capability combining MGO and LNG. This is the first such conversion undertaken by DSDu, the first dual-fuel vessel in the GIE Dragages-Ports fleet, and the first vessel… Read More