Entries by Bob ter Horst

MOTAS receives order for a Water Injection Dredger package for Malaysia

MOTAS Dredging Solutions will design, build, supply and commission an equipment package for a Water Injection Dredger (WID) for Malaysia. The Water Injection Dredger will be built in Malaysia by JICORE Group Incorporated (M) Sdn Bhd. for the Penang Port Authority. The custom design of the equipment package has already started and will be done […]

Interview with Georges Teheux, General Manager at MOTAS Dredging Solutions

Designing and developing great components is not enough to make a dredging vessel work in the most efficient way. It’s the way the different components and systems work together and communicate what makes a good machine a great machine. By Eldin Ganic – DredgingToday.com A couple of days ago, we took an opportunity to talk […]

MOTAS transports large Cutter Ladder

MOTAS Dredging Solutions designed, fabricated and shipped a cutter ladder for a large Cutter Suction Dredger. The ladder has been custom designed inhouse by our engineers in The Netherlands and will be installed on the dredger currently under construction. Fabrication and partial outfitting of the ladder was done by one of MOTAS’ long term international […]

MOTAS delivers two dragheads to DC Dredging

For customer DC Dredging, MOTAS Dredging Solutions produced two dragheads, which will be installed on the sand & gravel dredgers DC Ostend and DC Brugge. Both dragheads will be used to dredge sand and gravel offshore at concessions in the North Sea.     Specifications The draghead visors are fitted with knife plates, which are able […]

MOTAS Dredging Solutions delivers Fenders for CSD Spartacus

IJmuiden- The Netherlands. MOTAS Dredging Solutions has produced and delivered a first set of high-quality Fenders for the CSD Spartacus, the largest Cutter Suction Dredger in the world. MOTAS Dredging Solutions engineered, produced and delivered a set of Fenders for DEME’s CSD Spartacus. The Fenders are custom made for the CSD Spartacus and exist of […]

Custom made Fall Pipe System for Rohde Nielsen’s Grane R

IJmuiden- The Netherlands, On the 10th of September Rohde Nielsen inaugurated DP2 fall pipe rock installation vessel Grane R in a name giving ceremony. MOTAS dredging solutions designed, built, engineered, and installed the custom-made Fall Pipe installation in close cooperation with Rohde Nielsen. It will be used to accurately lay foundations on the seabed for […]

Water Injection Dredger L’Ostrea baptized

On the 23th of September, Grand Port Maritime de Bordeaux’ Water Injection Dredger L’Ostrea was baptized in a namegiving ceremony. Motas Dredging Solutions was responsible for the engineering and delivery of the complete dredging installation including the dredging control and monitoring system. For this project MOTAS Dredging Solutions made an interchangebale design which can be […]