Topic: Damen Shipyards

Damen expands hopper dredger portfolio

Damen Shipyards has extended its trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) offering. The full TSHD range now covers hopper volumes from 650 to 5000 m3 and includes both hopper dredgers for port maintenance and multi-purpose dredgers.Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Damen to cut 125 jobs at its Dutch repair yards

Damen Shipyards has announced a restructuring of its repair yards Damen Verolme Rotterdam and Damen Shiprepair Rotterdam. According to trade union CNV Vakmensen director Corina Hensen, 125 jobs will be lost with most redundancies affecting...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

NAVAIS: The next step in shipbuilding

Car designers around the world are intimately familiar with it, and the success of the large car making conglomerates are built upon it: platform based design. A limited series of vehicle platforms is used to...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

European naval shipbuilding in search of synergy

If the navy wants to remain relevant and up-to-date in these times of rapid technological developments, cooperation is necessary and inevitable. At a national level, Dutch Naval Design was established this year and at a...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Damen delivers expedition yacht La Datcha 

The 77-metre SeaXplorer La Datcha has departed the Damen Yachting yard in the Netherlands. The luxury expedition yacht, part of the La Datcha Tinkoff Collection, will offer global charter opportunities and is the first purpose-built...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk