Fourth dredger TSHD “Mahury” was named after official ceremony at MTG Dolphin Shipyard on 29th of October

A short official ceremony took place at MTG Dolphin Shipyard on 29th October for the Name giving of 1’840m2 TSHD “Mahury”. 

The ship is designed to maintain waterways, sea and inland waterways, as well as to participate in land reclamation. Dredging depth bellow waterline is 30 meters and the hopper capacity is 1 840 m3. The vessel is equipped with the newest electronic system for positioning, sounding and execution of dredging work.

Designing and equipment of “Mahury” are directed at the optimization of the crew, reducing its number to 8 people.

The vessel will be delivered to the Shipowner end of 2015.



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