Highlights of the Week – Readers’ Choice









New HORIZONS: Boskalis’ Role in New Suez

Boskalis, a leading global services provider operating in the dredging, maritime infrastructure and maritime services sectors, launched today the second edition of its magazine ‘Creating New HORIZONS’.

CCCC Restructures Its Dredging Business 

China Communications Construction Company Limited (CCCC), a large state-owned infrastructure group, is about to integrate its dredging assets and establish a new company, the CCCC Dredging Company.

Rolls-Royce to Power World’s First Seabed Mining Ship 

Rolls-Royce has secured a landmark agreement to supply six of its new B33:45 medium-speed diesel generator sets to China’s Fuijan Mawei shipyard for configuration aboard the world’s first ever seabed mining vessel.

Van Oord’s Twelfth Water Injection Dredger Named

For the first time, Van Oord named a vessel at its Rotterdam head office jetty. The vessel is a water injection dredging vessel that is almost 19 m long and more than 5 m wide.

Kooiman Signs Dredger Conversion Contract

Scheepswerf Gebr. Kooiman BV, a subsidiary of The Kooiman Group, has inked a contract to complete a conversion project for the trailing suction hopper dredger Ostsee.