Focus on Marine Projects

Focus on Marine Projects


This month’s focus on the marine projects sector encompasses a range of vessels serving various duties. Dredgers have begun operating in the cold waters of the Russian Arctic and in the North Sea off the Dutch coast. Also featured are two floating crane vessels for Bangladesh and China.

Dredging and Land Reclamation • Maritime Infrastructure Development • Installation and Decommissioning • Maritime Surveying • Port Development • Offshore Wind Farm Development

We will also feature a unique floating city project to be put up in South Korean waters. This massive structure consisting of interconnected communities will be able to house over 12,000 people once completed.

Keep visiting Baird Maritime to read the latest developments as the global marine projects sector continues its steady expansion.

Vessel Reviews:

Features and Opinion:

FEATURE | Floating, flood-proof city that can house 12,000 people to be built off Busan, South Korea

– “The interconnected neighbourhoods total 6.3 hectares and include up to 40,000 square metres of mixed-use space.”

News and Gear:

Recent Important Features:

COLUMN | Offshore wind update: Ziton refinances, Esvagt pays big, Acta announces newbuilds, Edda delivers, Norwind and IWS exercise options [Offshore Accounts]

– “Despite the rather poor financial returns the wind farm players have delivered so far, investor interest is not going away, as European governments seek to continue investment in offshore wind to reduce their exposure to Russian gas.”

– by Hieronymus Bosch, Baird Maritime‘s anonymous insider in the world of offshore oil and gas operations

Remember to come back every day to see the latest news, opinion and vessel reviews!

Call for content!

Any news or views about the global marine project sector? Send it through to [email protected] ASAP (between now and August 12), so we can add it to this current edition of Marine Projects Week!

We are after:

  • Vessels – Orders, new deliveries, under construction
  • Gear – Latest innovations and technology in the marine projects sector
  • Interviews – Owners, operators, dredging companies, marine contractors, port developers, etc.
  • Reminiscences – Do you have any exciting, amusing or downright dangerous anecdotes from your time in the marine projects world? (example here)
  • Other – Any other relevant news

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