Keel laying of 1,840 m3 Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger 

On 22nd of April 2015 the Keel laying event for the 1,840 m3 TSHD took place at MTG Dolphin Shipyard. The ship is being built under building number BN802 by order of Royal IHC for Dutch Dredging and will be delivered in late autumn of 2015.


She is a standardized twin screw trailing suction hopper dredger. This is the fourth order by Royal IHC. 


Main characteristics:
Length – 75 m
Breadth – 13,40 m
Draft – 3,80 m

Cutting of the first steel plate for 1’840 m3 Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger

Cutting of the first steel plate for the new project –  1’840 m3 Twin Screw Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger „Mahury” will take place at MTG Dolphin on 25th of November 2014. This is the second ship in series (after “Albatros”), being built by order of Royal IHC for Dutch Dredging.


The vessel will be capable of dredging with one trailing suction pipe up to depths of 30 meters, delivering the spoil either into the hopper, or directly overboard.

Main characteristics:
Length – 75 m
Breadth – 13,40 m
Draft – 4,10 m
Hopper capacity – 1’840 m3