Royal IHC has recently received an ‘approval in principle’ (AiP) from classification society Bureau Veritas for the design of a hydrogen-fuelled trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD).
As part of Government of India’s thrust on Blue Economy, there is an ever-increasing demand to develop and maintain existing major ports, building new ports, offshore resource exploration, deployment of ultra-mega-size vessels, promotion of tourism, and beach nourishment.
Royal IHC has signed a contract with Cameroon’s Port Authority of Douala (PAD) for the delivery of an IHC Beaver® 50 cutter suction dredger and Delta Multi Craft 1450 work boat.
Royal IHC has signed a contract with National Marine Dredging Company (NMDC, based in Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.) to build yet another state-of-the-art trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD).
Royal IHC successfully launched the SPARTACUS, a 44,180kW self-propelled cutter suction dredger (CSD) designed and built for DEME.
Royal IHC has been awarded a contract to modify McDermott International Inc.’s pipelay and construction vessel AMAZON.
The launch ceremony of ARZANA – a 6,000m3 trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) – took place on 20 September at Royal IHC’s shipyard in Kinderdijk, The Netherlands. It is the first custom-built, state-of-the-art TSHD in the Middle East.
The launch ceremony of Adani’s 8,000m3 IHC Beagle TSHD – SHANTI SAGAR 18 – took place on 7 July at Royal IHC’s shipyard in Krimpen aan den IJssel, The Netherlands.
The technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to supply a comprehensive package of engines and propulsion machinery for a new Cutter Suction Dredger (CSD) vessel.