River Discovery delivered

8-3-2007 – Today Shipyard De Hoop has succesfully delivered the 125 mtr. vessel River Discovery. This vessel is the second one with the cadillac bow and the fourth vessel built for Vantage Travel. CLick on “see PDF file” for an enlarged photo.

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De Hoop contracts newbuild YN 424

We are proud to announce another yard number. This 105 x 24 mtr. Diving Support Vessel shall be build for the Mexican shipowner Oceanografia. The vessel shall have accomodation for 250 people and shall be equipped with a 300 ton crane.

PRINCESS in the news

Since her delivery, the Amadeus Princess has had quite some publicity. The vessel was recently in the “Schip & Werf” and this month she features in the “Cruise and Ferry”. Look at the PDF-file to view this article.

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Launch of River Discovery

The vessel River Discovery (yard number 421) was launched on Saturday 7th October 2006. The slipway can now be prepaired for yard number 422…. (Look at the PDF-file for a side view after launch.

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Job Opportunities at Shipyard De Hoop

September 2006 – Because of a filled orderbook and good prospects for the near future, De Hoop currently has various job opportunities for shipbuilders (metal workers, pipefitters, welders, carpenters, crane driver, etc.) with the right mentality. See the PDF file for more information.

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To the Other Side (Family day aug’06)

The combination of a roast pig (70 kg ready to go), self made boats ready to launch and nice weather turned out to be great ingedients for a family-day. We thank the organisers for their input! See the PDF FILE for some photo’s.

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YN 419/420 ISKANDER and ALPAMYS delivered

Rotterdam 25-07-2006, Today the ice class tugboats ISKANDER and ALPAMYS where delivered succesfully. Both Yard and Shipowner are proud of the result and look back on a succesful build period. The vessels will soon head for Kazachstan.

Flag hoisting for YN 423

Tolkamer 7 July 2006 – With the flag hoisting ceremony, Shipyard De Hoop has started the works on the new Mexican order.

Yard Trials for ISKANDER

Today, 4th July 2006, the first tugboat YN 419, called ISKANDER for Kazachstan successfully completed her trials.

New Order from Mexico

De Hoop has the pleasure to announce a new order. The new Offshore support vessel will be build under yard number 423.