Picture of the Day: Vox Maxima in Indonesia
Vox Maxima, Van Oord’s largest trailing suction hopper dredging vessel, recently started the dredging operations for the creation of Pluit City, an artificial island in the bay of Jakarta, Indonesia.
The Pluit City scheme is being developed by Van Oord–Boskalis joint venture with the completion date set for 2018.
Trailing suction hopper dredgers are now dredging the sand that will be used to create the new island of Pluit City.
This contract includes installation of stone revetment protection and soil improvement work as well as the dredging services.