Dredger of the Month: TSHD Lesse 

DPC considers how the Royal IHC and Dutch Dredging-designed TSHD Lesse can be deployed to shallow regions Trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) Lesse is the ninth such dredger in Dutch Dredging’s fleet of vessels. Launched in […]

Dredging data: Vessels under construction

IHS Markit data shows where dredging vessels are currently under construction. Both the European building hub, the Netherlands; and the eastern hot spot, China, lead the table in terms of numbers Thirty four dredging vessels […]

Dredger of the month: Meuse River

DEME’s Meuse River and Boskalis’ Krios were both launched late in 2019, and both vessels are repeat orders following the success of 2017-built models Two large dredgers were launched in the fourth quarter of 2019 […]

Damen delivers CSD to Brazil

Damen has shipped a fully customised cutter suction dredger (CSD) 350, to Brazil. The standard dredger was adapted to meet Brazilian naval requirements and received additional options as per customer request. Damen carried out the […]

Dredger of the Month: Middelburg

An unfinished, abandoned ship hull was given another chance to life and turned into a trailing suction hopper dredger for sand mining company Van Ouwerkerk The Dutch province of Zeeland is home to several companies […]

Dredger of the Month: Bonny River

DEME’s latest vessel, trailing suction hopper dredger Bonny River, has been sent on its first mission. In the Netherlands, the multi functional work horse will help upgrade the Terneuzen lock. On 20 June 2019, DEME […]

DEME’s new generation TSHD is put to work

DEME’s multi-year fleet investment programme continues with the arrival of its new trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) Bonny River. The vessel is currently being mobilised on its first assignment in Flushing in the Netherlands. The […]

Damen to produce new aggregate dredger

Aggregates production company Hanson has given Damen Shipyards green light to build a new marine aggregate dredger, MAD 3500, to join its fleet. The MAD 3500’s limited dimensions are suited to operate within the Shoreham […]