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  • 13 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    Ceremonial ship launching followed by breaking of a champagne bottle over the bow are believed to be a way of inviting good luck for the newbuild vessel. What is more, the launching ceremony marks the official transfer of the vessel to the water, a symbolic act symbolizing the union of the two in the years […]

  • 18 March 2013

    On Thursday, March 14th, Shipyard Ferus Smit GmbH., Leer delivered m.v. Reestborg to Royal Wagenborg. This multi-purpose vessel of 23,000 tons, measuring in length nearly 170 meters and in width 20.40 meters, is the largest vessel Wagenborg has ever owned. This is also the largest ship ever to be built at Shipyard Ferus Smit. The […]

  • 18 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    On Thursday, March 14th, Shipyard Ferus Smit GmbH., Leer delivered MV Reestborg to Royal Wagenborg. This multi-purpose vessel of 23,000 tons, measuring in length nearly 170 meters and in width 20.40 meters, is the largest vessel Wagenborg has ever owned. This is also the largest ship ever to be built at Shipyard Ferus Smit. The […]

  • 1 October 2012

    On Friday, September 28th, Shipyard Ferus Smit B.V., Westerbroek delivered m.v. Vlieborg (yard number 407) to Royal Wagenborg. Together with the Vikingbank and next ships in this series the Vlieborg is completed with a newly developed bow. Not only do the sharper lines save on engine power but also result in smoother sailing and maintaining […]

  • 13 April 2012

    On April 11th, at Shipyard Ferus Smit GmbH in Leer, Germany the launching of m.v. Fuldaborg took place. Christening and name giving were done by mrs. Rita Jabaay, spouse of mr. Bram Roelse, managing director IHC Dredgers B.V. The Fuldaborg is the sixth of a series of 1A ice classed, nozzle fitted, 14.600 ton vessels […]

  • 3 October 2011

    On September 30, at Shipyard Ferus Smit GmbH in Leer, Germany the launching of m.v. Finnborg took place. Christening and namegiving were done by mrs. Mary Ann Simpson, spouse of mr. Alfonso Simpson, manager Commercial and Shippingdepartment of Minera Antamina, Peru. The Finnborg is the fifth of a series of 1A ice classed, nozzle fitted, […]

  • 26 March 2018
    Equipment

    Ampelmann’s gangway system will be used to support gas production in the Dutch and UK sectors of the Southern North Sea.

  • 3 July 2012
    Research & Development

    Last week construction started on the first turbine at the Wagenborg Stevedoring premises. A huge crawler crane (type LR13000) with power boom took care of spectacular lifting work and could be seen from afar. When the construction of the first windmill is finished, the crane will be (partially assembled) moved  to the location of the […]

  • 15 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Barge Master is nearing the completion of the construction of the first BM-T40 system. On the 14th of October the Barge Master motion compensated knuckle boom crane pedestal was installed on the new Wagenborg Walk-to-Work vessel, designed and built by Royal Niestern Sander. The vessel and Barge Master system will be delivered in the first […]

  • 10 February 2015

    The ‘Walk-to-Work’ vessel Kroonborg was yesterday christened in the port of Delfzijl, The Netherlands. The vessel will work for NAM— a Dutch exploration and production firm formally known as Nederlandse Aardolie Maatschappij BV— to support the company’s offshore maintenance activities at offshore production platforms in the Dutch sector North Sea. The vessel is expected to stay on contract […]

  • 14 November 2011
    Business & Finance

    On November 9th, at Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding Co. Ltd, Shanghai, the launching of m.v. Atlanticborg took place. Christening and namegiving were done by mrs. Lei Hong, managing director Heinen & Hopman Marine Equipment (Shanghai). This vessel (yard number 1679A) is the nineteenth vessel in a larger series of 17.500 tons, 1A ice classed, multi purpose vessels, […]

  • 15 November 2013

    Final preparations are underway at the Ferus Smit Leer yard, Germany where the second ship in a series of three built for Wagenborg will be launched on December 18th 2013. This general cargo vessel, named MV Reggeborg (Nb. 404), is one of the biggest ever constructed by Ferus Smit. With a length of 170m, breadth of 20.4 m […]

  • 2 July 2012

    On June 28th, at Koninklijke Niestern Sander, the Serkeborg, second in a series of ice-breaking multipurpose support-vessels (bollard-pull 34 ton) was launched for Wagenborg Offshore. The Sanaborg and the Serkeborg are the first in a series of icebreakers suitable for shallow waters, that are deployed in the Caspian Sea. The vessels are specifically designed for […]

  • 13 November 2011

    On November 9th, at Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding Co. Ltd, Shanghai, the launching of m.v. Atlanticborg took place. Christening and namegiving were done by mrs. Lei Hong, managing director Heinen & Hopman Marine Equipment (Shanghai). This vessel (yard number 1679A) is the nineteenth vessel in a larger series of 17.500 tons, 1A ice classed, multi purpose vessels, […]

  • 13 August 2017

    Only ten years ago, the motto of Dutch-built cargo ships was multi-purpose. A ship had to be versatile to adapt to the market and be suitable for bulk goods, tramp cargo, containers and project cargo. This way, the vessel could always be employed in the most profitable trade. Things have changed quite a lot since […]

  • 10 February 2014

    On 18 December 2013 Reggeborg was launched at the Ferus Smit shipyard in Leer, Germany. The vessel is the second in a series of three multipurpose cargo carriers; in September 2014 the third ship, Roerborg, will be launched and earlier this year Reestborg was delivered to international transport specialist Royal Wagenborg from Delfzijl, the Netherlands. […]

  • 26 May 2011

      On May 20th, at Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding Co. Ltd, Shanghai, the launching of m.v. Amurborg took place. Christening and namegiving were done by mrs. Lili Li, spouse of Capt. Bi Yuping, Managing Director of Wilhelmsen Huayang ShipService Shanghai. The Amurborg (yard number 1677A) is the seventeenth vessel in a larger series of 17.500 tons, 1A […]

  • 10 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    The first high speed VEKA Catamaran for the Offshore Wind Farm industry has been delivered to Royal Wagenborg. The catamaran will supply remote wind farms in the North Sea with crew, equipment and various supplies. Later this week, VEKA will launch a second catamaran for a shakedown cruise, and it will not be long before […]

  • 7 March 2018

    Wagenborg Offshore has put into service its second walk-to-work vessel under the name Kasteelborg.

  • 25 June 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Wagenborg has awarded Barge Master with a contract for a 3D motion compensated crane to be installed on its Kasteelborg vessel.

  • 10 January 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    Dredging Today brings you an overview of the most popular stories from the past week (January 3-10). Boskalis Strengthens Market Position in Germany Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. has reached a heads of agreement with STRABAG SE for the acquisition of the dredging activities and assets of STRABAG Wasserbau GmbH, formerly known as Möbius Wasserbau.   Cutter […]

  • 25 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    Recently NAM selected Royal Wagenborg to support their offshore operations for the upcoming 10 years. For this assignment Wagenborg awarded Royal Niestern Sander the contract for the newbuilding of a unique vessel: the walk to work vessel. This vessel will have a crucial role in the maintenance and service activities at the offshore locations of […]