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By Edition On Monday, April 30th, 2018
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Precision operation brings Vlissings dry dock in Willemstad

WILLEMSTAD - With a precision operation, Damen Shipyards delivered a dry dock of 230 meters long and 45 wide at the shipyard of Curaçao this weekend. The dock has served for years in Vlissingen. In addition to More...

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By Edition On Monday, April 30th, 2018
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Xin Guang Hua safe and secure in the port of Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - The second largest cargo ship in the world, the Xin Guang Hua, was safely sailed into the port of Willemstad on Sunday, April 29th. This so-called 'heavy lift vessel' entered with two floating docks More...

Damen dockyards
By Edition On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018
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Floating dry docks arrive on Saturday

WILLEMSTAD - Saturday is an exciting day for the shipping sector in Curaçao. If everything goes according to plan, two new floating docks will enter the Saint Anna Bay. These are enormous levels and will capture More...

floating docks
By Edition On Monday, April 9th, 2018
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New docks on the way

WILLEMSTAD - They have to arrive at the end of April and they are ready for use in August. That is according to the planning of Damen Shipyards for the activities of what used to be called the Curacao Dokmaatschappij. Two More...

Curacao Dry Dock
By Edition On Thursday, March 22nd, 2018
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Dock gets new floating docks

WILLEMSTAD - Damen Ship repair will replace the floating docks in Curaçao. They have been in a very bad condition for years. The new docks are made in the Netherlands and are ready for transport. They arrive here More...

DAMEN-STAN-TUG-2608-ACUARIO
By Edition On Monday, January 22nd, 2018
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Five Damen tugs delivered to Empresa de Navegación Caribe, Cuba

HAVANA - Damen Shipyards Gorinchem has delivered five new harbour tugs to Empresa de Navegación Caribe, a subsidiary of Cuban maritime company Grupo Empresarial de Transporte Marítimo Portuario (GEMAR). Prior More...

Curacao Customs
By Edition On Wednesday, June 21st, 2017
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E-Zone Dokweg could cost Customs an extra 300 thousand guilders

WILLEMSTAD - Recently the Advisory Board (RvA) published an advice given on the proposition to initiate a so-called E-Zone at Dokweg (E-Zone Dock Company). Damen Shipyard Group and CDM Holding Inc. have recently More...

Curacao Dry Dock
By Edition On Monday, June 12th, 2017
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Damen plans to invest 40 million dollars in Curaçao Dry Dock

WILLEMSTAD - Damen Shipyard, a Dutch company that recently took over the operations of the Curaçao Dry Dock, plans to initially invest 40 million dollars in the company, with the possibility of an additional 20 More...

Christening ceremony
By Edition On Thursday, March 23rd, 2017
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Eight Damen Interceptors for Panama

Ultra-fast vessels to be part of anti-drug trafficking operations in the Caribbean. WILLEMSTAD - The National Air and Naval Service of Panama (Servicio Nacional Aeronaval - SENAN) has taken delivery of four Interceptor More...

Damen Shiprepair Curaçao (1) lowres
By Edition On Friday, February 3rd, 2017
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Damen takes position in the Caribbean

WILLEMSTAD - Following the agreement made between the Government of Curaçao and Damen Shipyards Group in September last year, Damen Shiprepair & Conversion (DSC) has taken over the management of the Curaçao More...