Highlights of the Week
Dredging Today brings you an overview of the most popular stories from the past week (December 10 – 16, 2018).
Construction of DEME’s 2,300m³ new trailing suction hopper dredger has officially kicked off with a steel cutting ceremony at Royal IHC’s Batam shipyard in Indonesia.
Bonn & Mees Drijvende Bokken BV said in its latest announcement that their Matador 3 has successfully installed the 750 tons accommodation block on board the Royal IHC newbuilding Spartacus – the world’s largest cutter suction dredger.
France has engaged the environmental expertise of Jan De Nul Group to clean up the oil-polluted beaches along the Mediterranean Sea.
During our recent CEDA-IADC Dredging for Sustainable Infrastructure Conference, we took an opportunity to interview Professor Dr. Patrick Meire of University of Antwerp.
Boskalis’ cable laying vessel Ndurance has completed cable trencher tests at Alexiahaven, Maasvlakte 2, in the Port of Rotterdam, the Netherlands.