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North Sea Trials for Search and Rescue Drone


Damen Shipyards Group, Delft Dynamics and Next Ocean have trialled a new approach to search and rescue in the North Sea. The collaboration involved qualification testing of Delft Dynamics’ RH3 drone, along with a fast...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk
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Indian Register of Shipping Enters Dutch Market

To further strengthen its presence in Europe, classification society the Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) has opened an office in the Netherlands. The office is located in Leiden and is being managed by the IRClass’...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

First Ship-to-shore LNG Bunker Station on the Rhine

Clean fuel provider PitPoint has opened Europe’s first shore-to-ship Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) bunker station for inland shipping at the Niehler Hafen on the Rhine in Cologne, Germany. The project was co-financed by the European...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

New Anti-fouling Solution Uses UV Light

Fouling is not just a problem on a ship’s hull, but also inside the ship. To deal with this problem inside a ship’s cooling system, Corrosion has launched the UV-C Cooler. ‘UV light is not...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Damen Sells First Amels 60 Yacht

Dutch yacht builder Amels and Damen have sold their first Amels 60 Limited Edition superyacht within two months of launching the design. The yacht has hybrid power and propulsion technology and an Espen Øino exterior...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk