Top News – March 25 to 31, 2013


Van Oord: “Titan” and “Astrachan” Commissioned (The Netherlands)

Yesterday, Van Oord held a ceremony commissioning crane vessel Titan and accommodation pontoon Astrachan.


Boskalis: New Trenchformer (The Netherlands)

Boskalis Offshore expands its capabilities in the cable installation market with the Trenchformer: a multi-purpose cable trencher for a wide range of soils and cable types.


Indonesia: Kalibaru Port Development Begins

State run port firm Pelindo II, also known as the Indonesian Port Corporation (IPC), on Friday kicked off the development of the Kalibaru Port in North Jakarta, which is to become the country’s largest industrial port.


UK: DP World London Gateway Wins Another Award

DP World London Gateway Port and Logistics Park is celebrating receiving a Special Award for Engineering and Contribution to London’s Economy from the prestigious Institute of Civil Engineers (ICE). The annual ICE London Civil Engineering Awards celebrate outstanding engineering achievement.


Ackermans & van Haaren: Redemption of Shares (Belgium)

The extraordinary shareholders’ meeting of Ackermans & van Haaren NV has on 25 November 2011 renewed the powers delegated to the board of directors to redeem shares for a period of 5 years.

Dredging Today Staff, March 31, 2013