Topic: Dredging


Port of Rotterdam trials water injection dredging

The Port of Rotterdam Authority is examining whether it would be realistic to expand its dredging activities in Rotterdam with water injection dredging. The study fits within the Port Authority’s PRISMA research programme, which looks...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Van Oord wins Taiwanese dredging project

Van Oord has been contracted to dredge the water intake basin of the Taiwanese Da Tan power plant. Cutter suction dredger HAM 218 and trailing suction hopper dredger HAM 318 will join forces on this...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Boskalis’ dredger attacked with Molotov cocktails

The Queen of the Netherlands, a trailing suction hopper dredger from the Dutch dredging company Boskalis, has suffered an organised attack in Indonesia. Hundreds of environmentalists and fishermen bombarded the vessel with Molotov cocktails and...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Royal IHC delivers dredger Ghasha to NMDC

After completion and sea trials, the 8000-cubic-metre trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) Ghasha has left the Netherlands to start its first project in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Royal IHC built the vessel for National...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk