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Damen receives third FCS order from Hung Hua Construction

Taiwanese Hung Hua Construction has placed an order with Damen for a Fast Crew Supplier (FCS). It concerns Damen’s FCS 2610. Earlier this year the company also placed an order for two FCS 2710 vessels. Damen received the order in September. The delivery of the catamaran design vessel with Twin Axe bow which can take…

Damen receives fourth order for FCS 2710 from HST

High Speed Transfers (HST) has placed its fourth order for a Damen Fast Crew Supplier (FCS) 2710, to be named HST Euan. The order for HST Euan is the result of a long-term contract won from a client operating out of Belgium. The vessel is due for delivery at the end of November. The company’s first…

Damen launches second SOV 9020 for Bibby Marine Services

Today, March 29, Damen Shipyards Galati in Romania launched Bibby Marine Services’ second Service Operations Vessel (SOV) 9020. During the same event, the vessel was officially named Bibby WaveMaster Horizon. The godmother of the Bibby WaveMaster Horizon was Mrs Mirna Robert-Du Ry van Beest Holle, wife of Damen’s Director of Special Projects Peter Robert. Upon…

Damen receives order for FCS 2710 from Taiwan

Taiwanese dredging and nearshore construction company Hung Hua Construction Co. Ltd. has ordered two of Damen’s fast crew supply vessel FCS 2710. The vessels are up for delivery in early 2020. Hung Hua Construction is the first private company to invest in offshore vessels in Taiwan. The vessels are part of a contract Hung Hua…

Dutch content at WindEnergy Hamburg 2018

From 25 to 28 September some 35,000 wind energy experts from all over the world gather at the Global Wind Summit event in Hamburg to share ideas, experiences and discuss future developments and requirements. It houses two wind energy events; WindEurope’s global on & offshore conference and WindEnergy Hamburg, the world’s leading wind energy expo,…

Damen bouwt tweede Bibby Wavemaster

Op de werf van Damen Shipyards in Galati (Roemenië) vond de kiellegging plaats van de Bibby Wavemaster 2. Het nieuwe walk-to-work schip wordt vanaf augustus 2019 ingezet voor onderhoud aan de Duitse offshore windparken Hohe See en Albatros. Het nieuwe schip zal deel uitmaken van de vloot van Bibby Marine Services, onderdeel van de Schotse…

Bouw twee Duitse windparken van start

In de Eemshaven is de afgelopen maanden hard gewerkt aan de voorbereidingen voor de bouw van twee Duitse offshore windparken: Merkur Offshore en Borkum Riffgrund II. Eind vorig jaar onderging het platform Seafox 5 van scheepsbouwer Damen een flinke onderhoudsbeurt waarbij het onder meer een verlengde kraan kreeg. Intussen is het zelfrijzende platform richting Duitsland…