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Showing News Items from February 2018

Niron Staal, the specialist steel machining and construction subsidiary of Damen Shipyards Group, is nearing the completion of its first major machining contract for a skyscraper project for its client Hollandia Structures, partner in the VBH structural s
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Damen Shipyards Cape Town (DSCT) has received an order from Armscor – the acquisition agency for the South African Department of Defence – for three Inshore Patrol Vessels (IPV), 62 x 11 metres. The vessels form part of the South African Navy’s Proj
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Winel BV are proud to announce a new addition to their product range, the type ‘CMO’ aluminium OVERFLOW tank vent check valve, suitable for direct discharge ‘over-board’.
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Winel BV are proud to announce a new addition to their product range, the type 'CMO' aluminium OVERFLOW tank vent check valve, suitable for direct discharge 'over-board'. Winel's latest development is manufactured from a seawater resistant ALMG4.5...
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Iskes Towage & Salvage, the leading maritime service provider based in the port of IJmuiden/Amsterdam, has taken delivery of two Damen ASD Tugs 2810. The vessels were built at Damen Song Cam Shipyards, Vietnam, and delivered last year to Damen Shipyards G
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We are delighted to announce that in addition to our existing FTL & LTL traffic flows from the UK to Eastern Europe & Beyond - we can now offer Daily / Weekly despatches from our logistics hub in Yorkshire to Ukraine, North Africa, Iran, &...
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Seafox 5 at Damen Verolme Rotterdam (2)
The 151-metre, self-propelled, DP2 jack-up rig Seafox 5 has left the Damen Verolme Rotterdam (DVR) shipyard following a four-month refit in which the boom of its main crane was lengthened to prepare it for a new contract, along with a range of...
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Wednesday, 14th February 2018
St. Angelo named in the presence of island's Prime Minister On Friday, 9th February Tug Malta's Damen ASD 2913 was named St. Angelo at a ceremony attended by the Prime Minister of Malta, Joseph Muscat, and the island nation's Minister of Transport,...
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Friday, 9th February 2018
Despite the bitterly cold weather, on the 5th February the sun shone for the official opening of the ASAP Supplies, Fareham branch. Attending the ribbon cutting drinks reception included representatives from British Marine, Mercator Media, Euro Car...
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508104 - Water purifier
A.S.A.P Supplies continue to add new brands to their ever-growing range of marine parts and spares. They are pleased to offer 'General Ecology' - World leaders in water purification, to their customers. General Ecology's range of marine drinking water...
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Friday, 9th February 2018
Given the speed of change in the maritime market, it's no longer enough to look just one year, or even five years, ahead. There is a fundamental shift taking place, with shipping now facing a new landscape, thanks to the Fourth Industrial Revolution,...
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Optimising vessel performance has always been on our agenda. Increasing regulation, fluctuations in bunker prices and a growing concern for the global environmental impact of shipping has led to an even higher focus on the way vessels operate. This...
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A new Bluetooth app for smart devices, named after Straightpoint's (SP) Handheld plus display unit, is now available for download and easy connection to the manufacturer's recently launched range of load cells that boast the same technology. The...
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Wednesday, 7th February 2018
At booth 96, our partner Brimmond Group bring the famous Effer 440M Subsea Expo (7-9 February, Aberdeen, UK) is the world's largest annual subsea exhibition and conference: our partner Preffered Marine (part of Brimmond Group and official UK and...
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Monday, 5th February 2018
Corrosion costs industries billions each year. Corrosion protection of steel causes structural instability and poses a serious safety hazard. It causes severe disruption and financial implications in maintaining and replacing structures, and also...
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Leading towage and salvage specialist Multraship has taken delivery of the first of two game-changing CARROUSEL RAVE TUGs (CRT) which will make it easier, safer and more environmentally friendly to work with seagoing vessels at much higher speeds than...
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CDMS SSE Ltd are currently heavily involved in ROV Technology based on frequent client requests for this specialist service. CDMS SSE Ltd and one of the worlds leading ROV manufacturers have teamed up together in a concentrated research and...
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Friday, 2nd February 2018
Isle of Wight ferry operator Red Funnel is investing £3m on a major refurbishment of its ro-pax ferry Red Eagle in a project similar to the new look given to their Red Falcon and Red Osprey in 2014 and 2015. The contract was awarded to SMS with...
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Ad Hoc Marine Designs is championing the feasibility of its Typhoon Class Swath design as the best suited windfarm vessel to meet significant wave height requirements for future rounds of offshore windfarms. The company has recently released...
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