Topic: Shipbuilding

Diving bell ship Carl Straat (2)_lowres

Keel Laid for Unique Diving Bell Ship

After the design and engineering phase has been completed, the keel has now been laid for the new diving bell vessel for FMSW Koblenz. Deployed on the Rhine and its tributaries, the ship allows workers...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Dutch Shipbuilding in 2018

After the dramatic year 2016, the maritime sector finally recovered slightly from the beginning of 2017, but 2018 remained a rather difficult year for Dutch shipbuilders. SWZ|Maritime’s editor Gerrit J. de Boer has gathered a...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Damen Sells Largest Yacht Support to Date

Damen’s yacht division will build a 75-metre bespoke support yacht. It will be the largest Damen yacht support built to date when delivered in 2022. The customised in-house design is based on the newly developed...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Shipyard that Built the Titanic Faces Bankruptcy

The Northern Irish shipyard where the Titanic was built is about to go bankrupt. The company has declared all of the remaining 130 employees redundant, according to the British media. Harland and Wolff Heavy Industries built...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk