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Damen Oskarshamnsvarvet Sweden has been awarded the contract to manufacture high-precision special steel tanks together with their integrated cassettes for OKG; operator of three nuclear reactors on Sweden's Simpevarp peninsula. With two reactors...
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Meercat New 18m
Wednesday, 20th December 2017
A manufacturer of workboats is reporting a rapidly expanding order book and customer base after becoming a stand-alone business. Hampshire-based Meercat, which employs 16 people at Hythe Marine Park, Southampton, now has enough work to last beyond the...
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Joint venture between parties to increase market share in inland waterways On December 15th, Damen Shipyards Group and Concordia Group signed a joint venture agreement with the purpose of cooperating in the construction and trade of inland waterway...
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A 5/2 way directional valve from the name itself has 5 ports equally spaced and 2 flow positions. It can be used to isolate and simultaneously bypass a passage way for the fluid which for example should retract or extend a double-acting cylinder....
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Starting in 2015, large companies and organizations with over 250 employees, a turnover in excess of €50m (£39m), or balance sheet total in excess of €43 (£34m), have to produce and submit an energy audit to the Environment...
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Damen Shiprepair & Conversion has been awarded a contract to undertake the conversion of a dredger to dual-fuel capability combining LNG and MGO. This will be the first conversion of its kind to take place in Europe. The contract was awarded by...
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Midas SVX2 Compressed
Wednesday, 6th December 2017
Leading manufacturer of oceanographic, hydrographic and hydrometric instrumentation, Valeport, has announced its contract to supply four customised MIDAS SVX2 probes to Saab Kockums. The MIDAS SVX2 is an advanced probe, combining sound velocity with...
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Tuesday, 5th December 2017
As a long-standing family business of over 40 years, you may think that Seaplant would be taking a well-deserved rest – nothing could be further from the truth! 2017 has seen us expand our business and grow our reach for our customers more...
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The Port of Dover has been embarking on its biggest project and single investment for over 70 years with the £120m redevelopment of the Western Docks, due for completion by 2019. This includes the construction of 2 new berths along with quay...
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Signature of the agreement
On the last day of the WindEurope Conference & Exhibition in Amsterdam, which brought together over 8000 delegates from 400 firms in 50 countries, representatives of Bilbao Exhibition Centre took up the baton as the hosts of the next edition in...
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PCE Instruments recently launched 3 brand-new and highly accurate class 1 and 2 sound level meters. These have been designed to tackle the wide-spread problem of noise at the workplace which can cause health issues. However, with their many functions,...
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