Damen Dredging: Work on Booster Station BS500 moves forward

Work on a brand new Booster Station type BS500 at the Damen Dredging Yard in Nijkerk is in full swing.

photo courtesy of Damen

Ready for outfitting with diesel, dredge pump and controls, the container-sized unit will receive large hatches for practical access to all components.

The BS500 booster station has been designed especially for working in series with the CSD500 โ€“ the cutter suction dredging with identical dredge pump and drive.

Both ๐—•๐—ผ๐—ผ๐˜€๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐—ฆ๐˜๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป and ๐—–๐˜‚๐˜๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐—ฆ๐˜‚๐—ฐ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป ๐——๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—ฑ๐—ด๐—ฒ๐—ฟ are standard stock items ensuring a fast delivery,” said Damen.

The CSD500 incorporates a dismountable and heavy-duty robust design, which can be integrated with various customised options, including navigation package, spud carriage pontoon andย a production measurement unit.