Damen Shipyards: New contract for ten high speed patrol vessels
Damen Shipyards Singapore (the specialist builder of fast aluminium vessels of the Damen Shipyards Group) has been awarded a contract by the Singapore Government for ten high speed patrol vessels. Designated ‘Damen Stan Patrol 3507’ the vessels will be operated by the Singapore Police Coast Guard. The DSP3507 is a 35 meter long aluminium monohull with a displacement of 140 tonnes. The hull shape combines high efficiency with superior sea keeping characteristics. The total contract value is just over Singapore Dollars 135 million and includes the provision of training, spares and other services. Damen Shipyards Singapore is delighted in being awarded this prestigious project against stiff international competition and it is regarded a milestone project for the Singapore Yard and the Damen Shipyards Group as a whole. This contract will provide Damen Shipyards Singapore with a significant workload for a number of years.