News

YN 420 Ready for launch

Monday 8-5-2006 – In a record time of less than 4 weeks (!) after keellaying, the ICE class push/tugboat YN420 is now ready for launch.

Newbuild for BOURBON

May 2006 – Shipyard De Hoop is proud to announce that BOURBON has ordered a new 85 m. Multi Purpose Offshore Supplier (MPSV). The vessel will have accomodation for 70 people, a 100 ton crane and will be build under yard number 422.

Keellaying ceremony YN 420

Monday 10-04-2006 – Today the keel of the shallow draft push/tugboat Alpamys (YN 420) was laid. Another milestone in this project has been reached.

YN 419 Launched

3th April 2006 – Shipyard De Hoop is on full swing. Recently the keel was laid of the shallow draft push/tug YN 419, this week, the hull was launched.

NB411 – Amadeus Princess delivered

Tolkamer 14th March 2006 – Today, De Hoop has delivered the vessel with the innovative “Cadillac bow” to her client Lueftner Reisen.

Keel YN 419 is laid

On wednesday the 22nd February the first section of YN 419 was placed on the slipway.

Order for 125m River Cruiser

Lobith 23-12-2005, today the American shipowner Vantage Travel has ordered a 125m River Cruiser, to be delivered in March 2007. With this order, Vantage again shows her confidence in Shipyard De Hoop.

Amadeus Princess Launched

Thursday 8 Dec. 05 – Today the vessel “Amadeus Princess” with yardnumber 411 was launched. For the first time spectators could see the innovative “Cadillac” bow in the water. With this bow, the vessel has approximately 10% more effective space inside.

Two new orders YN 419 and 420

December 2005 – Shipyard De Hoop has contracted two shallow draft tugboats for the Caspian Sea.

YN 402 nominated for ‘Ship of the Year’

Tuesday 14th of June’ 05, Shipyard De Hoop recieved from the KNVTS the official nomination of the most innovative ship of the year 2004. This for the ‘Breuil’ YN 402 (hence also for sistership YN 403 ‘Brion’) both developed for the transport of components for the new Airbus A380 airplane.