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  • 27 August 2012

    On August 24th Royal Niestern Sander B.V. Delfzijl delivered the IMSV Sanaborg, the first in a series of ice-breaking multipurpose support-vessels (bollard-pull 34 ton). 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 logistics […]

  • 27 August 2012

    On August 24th Royal Niestern Sander B.V. Delfzijl delivered the IMSV Sanaborg, the first in a series of ice-breaking multipurpose support-vessels (bollard-pull 34 ton). 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 logistics […]

  • 16 August 2012

    On August 10th, Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding Co. Ltd, Shanghai, carried out the launching of m.v. Alaskaborg. This vessel (yard number 1581A) is the 21st vessel in a larger series of 17.500 tons, 1A ice classed, multi-purpose vessels that the Chinese yard is building for Royal Wagenborg. The vessels in this series are geared with three 60 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 4 June 2012

    On May 29th 2012 Shipyard De Hoop, at its Lobith yard, launched the 135 meter hull of the River Cruise Vessel “River Splendor”. The vessel, under the yard number 445, is being constructed for US shipowner Vantage Travel. Simultaniously De Hoop Lobith is building another 110 meter River Cruise Vessel for the same owner. Vantage’s 135 […]

  • 31 May 2012

    On May 22nd Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding Co. Ltd., Shanghai, delivered MV Avonborg to Royal Wagenborg. Christening and namegiving were performed by the three years old Yenthe Lukassen. The Avonborg is the twentieth in a row of Wagenborg’s 1A ice-classed, multipurpose vessels of 17.500 ton DWT, geared with three 60 ton deck-cranes, the Chinese yard is building […]

  • 22 May 2012

    Shipyard De Hoop Lobith has two newbuild River Cruise Vessels under construction at the Lobith yard. One 135 meter (yard number 135) and one 110 meter (yard number 446) which where ordered by Vantage Travel from Boston for the season of 2013. The both ships are taking shape while on the 110 meter vessels the […]

  • 16 May 2012
    Business & Finance

    A number of challenges lie in front of the roll-on/roll-off industry, but how well equipped are businesses to cope with the European Commission’s new environmental regulations? That’s just one of the areas that will be discussed at this year’s RORO event, which is being held in Gothenburg, Sweden, from 22-24 May. The European Commission’s (EC) […]

  • 16 April 2012

    Today, April 16th April the trade show EWEA 2012 started in Copenhagen. This show will take place until Thursday April 19th and is a place where the industry’s brightest minds meet to exchange the latest knowledge, forge meaningful business relationships and create connections with influential people around the world. EWEA is the place to be […]

  • 16 April 2012

    Today, April 16th April the trade show EWEA 2012 started in Copenhagen. This show will take place until Thursday April 19th and is a place where the industry’s brightest minds meet to exchange the latest knowledge, forge meaningful business relationships and create connections with influential people around the world. EWEA is the place to be […]

  • 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 […]

  • 20 March 2012
    Business & Finance

    On the 29th of March the icebreaking multipurpose support vessel Sanaborg will be launched at the shipyard Niestern Sander. The Sanaborg is the first in a series of special engineered logistic services in the Caspian Sea. The expected delivery will be at the end of July. The second icebreaker, Serkeborg, will follow next month. The […]

  • 20 March 2012

    Vantage Deluxe World Travel, a world renowned tour operator that will be celebrating 30 years of success in 2013, presented the newest addition to its fleet of superior European River Cruise Vessels. Dutch-based Shipyard DeHoop is responsible for designing and building the ms River Discovery II. The vessel is the first of three 135 m […]

  • 20 March 2012

    On the 29th of March the icebreaking multipurpose support vessel Sanaborg will be launched at the shipyard Niestern Sander. The Sanaborg is the first in a series of special engineered logistic services in the Caspian Sea. The expected delivery will be at the end of July. The second icebreaker, Serkeborg, will follow next month. The […]

  • 19 March 2012
    Business & Finance

    On March 17th, after christening and name-giving by Eva Pot, m.v. Vikingbank (yard No. 406) was launched at Shipyard Ferus Smit, Westerbroek. The Vikingbank is the sixth vessel in the Pot Scheepvaart fleet christened by this twenty year old sports-management student. Soon the now vacant slipway will be taken up by the first section of […]

  • 19 March 2012

    On March 17th, after christening and name-giving by Eva Pot, m.v. Vikingbank (yard No. 406) was launched at Shipyard Ferus Smit, Westerbroek. The Vikingbank is the sixth vessel in the Pot Scheepvaart fleet christened by this twenty year old sports-management student. Soon the now vacant slipway will be taken up by the first section of […]

  • 3 February 2012

    At 13PM today the new 135 m river cruise vessel “River Discovery II” has departed Shipyard De Hoop’s Lobith yard to commence its initial sea trials. The vessel is currently being finished and is intended for delivery at the end of this month. Shipyard De Hoop Lobith launched the 135 meter vessel on December 14, 2011. […]

  • 16 January 2012
    Business & Finance

    On January 12th, the MV Diamant was delivered to C.V. SO Diamant Delfzijl. This I-box type 5200 1A was built at Leda Shipyard in Korcula, Croatia and completed by Peters Shipyards B.V. in Kampen. The I-box is characterized by a nearly 62 metre long hatch-opening and a hold equal in size. The completely rectangular shape […]

  • 15 January 2012

    On Friday, at 13:00 pm, De Hoop shipyard has delivered the 60 person Single Block Barge Accommodation (SBBA) to Global Marine Systems. The SBBA was installed by De Hoop on the semi-submersible seagoing barge formerly known as Smit Anambas. Last week Global Marine has acquired this 130 meter barge and it was renamed ‘Cable Enterprise’. […]

  • 11 January 2012

    Assisted by the tugs, the Waterstad and Watergeus, the Eeborg (yard number 843) was removed at Royal Niestern Sander on Tuesday, January 10th. Sea trials are scheduled for January 20 and 24. The Eeborg is, given the size, the largest ship built inside the dike at Niestern Sander. It is also the largest ship in […]

  • 22 December 2011

    Over the last few months De Hoop has designed and build a 60 person / 4-deck SBBA (Single Block Barge Accommodation) for Global Marine Systems. On Dec 20th a special lift-operation was performed in the Rotterdam harbour as the almost 500 ton weighing SBBA for Global Marine was lifted on the pontoon ‘Smit Anambas’. The […]

  • 21 December 2011

    Last week Shipyard De Hoop has delivered the vessel Caballo Xanthus. This 3rd supplier of the De Hoop’s ‘KISS-design’ is now on its way to Mexico. Upon arrival the final components of a so called ‘mud-plant’ shall be installed and hereafter te vessel shall commence her contract in the Mexican Gulf. Platform Supply Vessel / ‘KISS-design‘ […]

  • 29 November 2011

    At the ceremony held last Saturday, De Hoop Foxhol shipyard launched the 4th KISS supplier, the Caballo Genitor. This vessel built under the yard number 433, is planned to be delivered in February next year. Platform Supply Vessel / Kiss Supplier is an environmental friendly vessel with diesel electric propulsion. With its simple and unique construction […]

  • 22 November 2011

    The sailing yacht Eos came to Harlingen for maintenance. Among other things, the masts of the yacht had to be removed. For this job Wagenborg Nedlift was asked. Besides the imposing size of the yacht (length 92,92 m, weight 1,500 tons) it was also a challenge to hoist the three masts. They weigh 25 tons […]