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Floating docks arrive at DSCu
By Edition On Friday, May 4th, 2018

Damen Shipyards Group: Two docks represent a significant uplift in capability in the region

Floating docks arrive at Damen Shiprepair Curaçao WILLEMSTAD - Following a 26-day voyage across the North Atlantic, two floating docks have arrived at Damen Shiprepair Curaçao (DSCu) in the southern Caribbean, More...

By Edition On Thursday, December 21st, 2017

KTK signs contract with Damen Shipyards for new boat

WILLEMSTAD - The Curaçao KTK signs contract with Damen Shipyards for the purchase of a boat that is specifically focused on pilot transportation. KTK is responsible for all harbor towage, mooring launch – and More...

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By Edition On Thursday, November 16th, 2017

Company’s information: Damen Shipyards Group

Damen Shipyards Group operates 33 shipbuilding and repair yards, employing 9,000 people worldwide. Damen has delivered more than 6,000 vessels in more than 100 countries and delivers some 180 vessels annually to More...

Curacao Dry Dock
By Edition On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

Damen Shipyard and Curaçao Dry Dock start a new future together

February 1, 2017, is a historic day WILLEMSTAD - Wednesday, February 1, 2017, will be remembered as the date on which the Curaçao Drydock Company (CDM) began a new future. On that day Damen Shiprepair & Conversion More...

Curacao Dry Dock
By Edition On Monday, January 16th, 2017

FIOD raid at Damen Shipyards

THE HAGUE – The Dutch Tax Investigation Team (FIOD) raided shipbuilder Damen Shipyards in Gorinchem last Friday. This was confirmed by the company’s spokesman on Monday after a report in the business magazine More...

By Edition On Wednesday, November 16th, 2016

Jamaica Defence Force returns to Damen for fleet renewal

AMSTERDAM - The Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) has awarded Damen Shipyards Group a contract for two new Stan Patrol 4207 vessels. Representing a renewal of their fleet, the new vessels will replace the JDF Coast Guard More...

By Edition On Friday, September 9th, 2016

Damen Shiprepair & Conversion starts operating from Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - On Friday 9 September the government of Curaçao and Damen Shipyards Group signed a concession agreement for the future operation of the current Curaçao Drydock Company. Damen will establish a new More...

Curacao Dry Dock
By Edition On Thursday, September 8th, 2016

Dock and Damen sign agreement

WILLEMSTAD - Damen Shipyards takes over the operational activities of the Curaçao Dry Dock for the next 25 years. The Curaçao Dokmaatschappij will sign a strategic agreement with the Dutch company from Gorinchem. The More...

By Edition On Friday, August 19th, 2016

Bahamas Defence Force corvette undergoing extensive refit in the Netherlands

STELLENDAM - The HMBS Nassau (P-61), a 60-metre Royal Bahamas Defence Force corvette, has arrived at Damen Maaskant Shipyards Stellendam in the Netherlands for an extensive refit. The 17-year-old vessel will receive More...

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By Edition On Monday, February 15th, 2016

Damen Shipyards SA wants ‘strategic partnership’ with Curaçao Dock Company (CDM)

WILLEMSTAD – The Council of Ministers have already agreed in early December 2015 with the start of the project to attract a strategic partner for the Curaçao Dokmaatschappij (CDM). The Minister of Economic Development, More...