Royal IHC successfully launches Easydredge® 2700

Today Royal IHC (IHC) has successfully launched the first Easydredge® 2700. This is the first vessel in its range of competitively priced standard trailing suction hopper dredgers (TSHD). The launch took place at the shipyard of IHC's partner, MTG Dolphin, in Varna, Bulgaria. The vessel will be delivered in summer 2015.

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The new vessel will be supplied with a "world-dredging package", which includes bottom doors,...

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Royal IHC successfully launches Subsea 7’s Seven Rio

Royal IHC (IHC) has today successfully launched Subsea 7's 550t pipelaying vessel, Seven Rio, at its shipyard in Krimpen aan den IJssel, The Netherlands. The naming ceremony was performed by Mrs Anelise Lara, Petrobras Executive Manager for the Libra Project.

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Subsea 7 selected IHC for the construction of this vessel because of its strong track record in vessel delivery and quality of service. The Seven Rio is the second of four vessels in total...

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Kick off of collaboration between Transnet National Ports Authority and Royal IHC

On 5 November 2014, Ms Marisa Gerards, the Dutch Ambassador for South Africa, attended a meeting in which the details of the cooperation between Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) and Royal IHC (IHC) were explained in detail. This takes the form of a supplier development plan (SDP), which is part of IHC's contract to deliver a large dredging vessel to TNPA.

The key points of the SDP are as follows:

the training and set up of a dredging school, as well as the supply of a...

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Royal IHC secures order for dredging package

Royal IHC (IHC) has secured a new contract with the Chinese shipyard, Jin Hai Heavy Industrial Group, for the delivery of a dredging installation package for a trailing suction hopper dredger. The package contains major parts of the dredging installation for the 7,000m³ hopper dredger. The agreement was signed by the two companies and the owner of the vessel (Shen Zhen Dachan Island Co. Ltd.).

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The General Manager of IHC Tianjin, Ton de...

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Announcements of Royal IHC at Indian Dredging Conference

Royal IHC (IHC) made several announcements at the Dredging in India conference on 3 and 4 September, including its construction of the Easydredge™ 2700 for stock.

Building a trailing suction hopper dredger for stock is a unique step forward in the dredging industry and the news created a stir at the event in Mumbai. IHC believes it will bring an end to the vicious circle faced by new entrants into the market – the need to have equipment in order to secure a contract, and the need for a...

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