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Old 14th February 2020, 16:38
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Originally Posted by BillH View Post
4,000g. ? n. 6,850d.
103.5 (BB x 22.0 x 9.1 (7.0 dt) metres
Damen standard design MAD 3500 type - Trailing suction hopper dredger
19/12/2017: Ordered by by CEMEX Mexico SA de CV Mex. for ownership , operation / management of CEMEX UK Marine Ltd Gbr.
Damen Shipyards SA, Mangalia, Romania (Yard No. 563351) Main cargo section and completed by BV Scheepswerf Damen, Gorinchem (563351)
Keel laid November 2018
Launched 01/08/2019
Delivery slated for April 2020

Main machinery Two 6-cyl. 4 SCSA (260 x 320mm) Wartsila 6L26 type engines geared to twin controllable pitch propellers 4,716 hp / 3,468kW total power 12 knots.
First of class so not standard design........ yet!
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