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  • 24 September 2012
    Business & Finance

    The development of a marine industry-specific training facility in Cape Town clearly underlines DCD MARINE’s commitment to the advancement of artisans in the South African engineering sector. DCD MARINE, a world-class shipyard and service provider to the international oil and gas industry, has partnered with Khula Nathil Empowerment (KNE), who in turn have appointed MCD […]

  • 25 September 2012

    The development of a marine industry-specific training facility in Cape Town clearly underlines DCD MARINE’s commitment to the advancement of artisans in the South African engineering sector. DCD MARINE, a world-class shipyard and service provider to the international oil and gas industry, has partnered with Khula Nathil Empowerment (KNE), who in turn have appointed MCD […]

  • 28 February 2012
    Business & Finance

    Transocean’s Deepwater Millennium vessel recently left the Port of Ngqura near Port Elizabeth after undergoing a number of upgrades and modifications by DCD Marine. The Deepwater Millennium vessel is a Samsung/Reading & Bates designed, dynamically positioned drillship capable of drilling in water depths up to 2 468 metres (upgradable to 3 048 metres) and to […]

  • 21 June 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    The ability to ensure timeous delivery of services is critical to the sustainability of any repair facility. “DCD MARINE has built its reputation in the market by providing an uncompromising attitude towards specified project turnaround expectations in terms of both quality and timing,” says DCD MARINE Key Accounts Manager, Jehann Railoun. In a first for […]

  • 28 February 2012

      Transocean’s Deepwater Millennium vessel recently left the Port of Ngqura near Port Elizabeth after undergoing a number of upgrades and modifications by DCD Marine. The Deepwater Millennium vessel is a Samsung/Reading & Bates designed, dynamically positioned drillship capable of drilling in water depths up to 2.468 m (upgradable to 3.048 m) and to depths […]

  • 25 April 2013

    The DCD Group has announced its acquisition of renowned ship repair companies Elgin Brown and Hamer (EBH) South Africa and a portion of EBH Namibia, whereby the national port authority in Namibia (‘NAMPORT’) remains the key shareholder. The deal, which has been in the pipeline since 2011, has significant implications for the DCD Marine cluster’s […]

  • 21 June 2012

    The ability to ensure timeous delivery of services is critical to the sustainability of any repair facility. In a first for the company, the DCD MARINE team was awarded a contract by SBM Offshore to undertake the fabrication of subsea structures for PetroSA’s Project Ikhwezi. This work will be executed in the company’s steel fabrication […]

  • 26 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    The DCD Group has announced its acquisition of renowned ship repair companies Elgin Brown and Hamer (EBH) South Africa and a portion of EBH Namibia, whereby the national port authority in Namibia (‘NAMPORT’) remains the key shareholder. The deal, which has been in the pipeline since 2011, has significant implications for the DCD Marine cluster’s […]

  • 15 March 2013

    Operating out of Angola, Halliburton’s vessels have been successfully used to complete a number of stimulation, sand control, and remedial well treatments. One of the company’s recent additions, the Stim Star Angola, has arrived in the Port of Cape Town for scheduled repair work, to be undertaken by DCD MARINE. Gerry Klos, General Manager of […]

  • 15 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    As one of the world’s largest providers of products and services to the energy industry, Halliburton relies on well-maintained equipment to ensure a leading edge in the market. Experienced operators working offshore in West Africa depend on the cost-effective technology delivered by Halliburton’s marine stimulation vessels. Operating out of Angola, Halliburton’s vessels have been successfully […]

  • 15 March 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    As one of the world’s largest providers of products and services to the energy industry, Halliburton relies on well-maintained equipment to ensure a leading edge in the market. Experienced operators working offshore in West Africa depend on the cost-effective technology delivered by Halliburton’s marine stimulation vessels. Operating out of Angola, Halliburton’s vessels have been successfully […]

  • 13 February 2014

    Oil and gas upstream service provider in South Africa, DCD Marine Cape Town has earned its reputation as a safe, reliable and internationally competitive shipyard since its inception in 1903. “In serving the oil and gas industry, it is critical that we comply to international SHEQ (Safety, Health, Environment and Quality) regulations and standards. Our […]

  • 8 June 2012

    The aim of training should not only be to provide skills for current staff, but also to equip learners with the ability to undertake sustainable career paths. Consequently, training needs to be focused on the ability to marry the theoretical and practical components integral to any job. DCD MARINE, a world -class shipyard and service […]

  • 9 November 2012
    Business & Finance

    Vessel and semi-submersible rig maintenance and modifications are characterised by tight deadlines and strict project schedules. Any unwarranted delays in the repair programme can result in serious negative knock-on effects for the client. Companies cite financial and reputational loss as the primary major consequences of repair setbacks. Cape Town-based vessel repair, upgrade and maintenance company […]

  • 28 February 2012
    Business & Finance

    Transocean’s Deepwater Millennium vessel recently left the South Africa’s Port of Ngqura near Port Elizabeth after undergoing a number of upgrades and modifications by DCD Marine. The Deepwater Millennium vessel is a Samsung/Reading & Bates designed, dynamically positioned drillship capable of drilling in water depths up to 2 468 metres (upgradable to 3 048 metres) […]

  • 31 August 2012

    Leading shipyard DCD MARINE was recently awarded the contract to upgrade and repair the Saipem-owned semi-submersible rig, Scarabeo 3. The project, being undertaken at the upgraded A-Berth facility, is a perfect example of DCD MARINE’s capacity and capabilities in the offshore oil and gas rig sector. The Scarabeo 3, a second-generation drilling rig, manufactured in […]

  • 12 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    For shipyard DCD Marine Cape Town, maintaining strong relationships with key clients is integral to the success of the business. One of South Africa’s most established ship repair companies, DCD Marine Cape Town has built its loyal client base – both locally and internationally – on a solid reputation and proven track record for successful […]

  • 4 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Port of Cape Town’s A-Berth, currently co-leased by Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA), will, in May 2014, become the sole domain of DCD Marine Cape Town, further strengthening the company’s position as a leading player in the global ship repair industry. For DCD Marine Cape Town, sole use of the recently upgraded A-Berth will […]

  • 20 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    DCD Marine Cape Town, an oil and gas upstream service provider from South Africa, is ‘on a roll’ with a number of projects already underway this year for the oil and gas sector. With the commencement of three large projects towards the latter part of 2013, intense planning and execution has seen the company’s operations […]

  • 31 August 2012
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Leading shipyard DCD MARINE was recently awarded the contract to upgrade and repair the Saipem-owned semi-submersible rig, Scarabeo 3. The project, being undertaken at the upgraded A-Berth facility, is a perfect example of DCD MARINE’s capacity and capabilities in the offshore oil and gas rig sector. The Scarabeo 3, a second-generation drilling rig, manufactured in […]

  • 20 February 2014

    DCD Marine Cape Town, one of the most established and experienced oil and gas upstream service providers in South Africa, is ‘on a roll’ with a number of projects already underway this year for the oil and gas sector. “The oil and gas industry tends to be very volatile and cyclical, and so we have […]

  • 9 November 2012

    Vessel and semi-submersible rig maintenance and modifications are characterised by tight deadlines and strict project schedules. Any unwarranted delays in the repair programme can result in serious negative knock-on effects for the client. Companies cite financial and reputational loss as the primary major consequences of repair setbacks. Cape Town-based vessel repair, upgrade and maintenance company […]