2019

SEA TRIALS OF DAMEN MEXICAN NAVY FRIGATE COMPLETE

27 December 2019

Working in close cooperation, Damen Shipyards Group, the Mexican Navy, subcontractors and suppliers have completed successful sea trials of the Mexican Navy’s POLA-class 'ARM Reformador'.

DUTCH CABINET DECIDES TO BUILD COMBAT SUPPORT SHIP ZR.MS. DEN HELDER

20 December 2019

On 19 December the Cabinet of the Netherlands’ Government has submitted a so-called D-letter to the Parliament, to begin the construction of the Combat Support Ship Zr.Ms. 'Den Helder'.

DUTCH SUBMARINE PROCUREMENT PROCESS ENTERS NEXT PHASE WITH SAAB AND DAMEN AMONGST OF SELECTED CONTENDERS

13 December 2019

The Dutch cabinet announced today that Saab and Damen Shipyards Group, together with other contenders, will continue to the next phase for the replacement of the Walrus-class submarines (WRES), aiming at the procurement of four submarines.

DAMEN COMPLETES COMBAT SYSTEMS INSTALLATION & TRIALS ON INDONESIAN GUIDED MISSILE FRIGATE

10 December 2019

Damen Shipyards Group and its partner PT PAL have completed the installation of combat systems to the first of the Indonesian Ministry of Defence’s series of SIGMA 10514 Perusak Kawal Rudal (PKR) guided missile frigates, the KRI Raden Eddy Martadinata.

SAAB DAMEN OPEN ROTTERDAM AREA OFFICE

05 December 2019

Ever since 2015 Damen and Saab have been working on the future Dutch submarines.

PAN-EUROPEAN PROJECT

29 November 2019

During the NEDS in Rotterdam the Saab Damen combination has published a video in which they explain why the Walrus replacement is the best choice for the Royal Netherlands Navy.

COUNTDOWN NIDV EXHIBITION DEFENCE & SECURITY 1…

27 November 2019

The Dutch naval industry is a prominent sector that still contains an extensive submarine knowledge base.

SAAB & DAMEN TEAM FOR THE DUTCH WALRUS SUBMARINE REPLACEMENT PROGRAM

26 November 2019

Naval news visited Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding to find out more about the Saab Damen submarine proposal.

COUNTDOWN NIDV EXHIBITION DEFENCE & SECURITY 2…

26 November 2019

The Dutch submarines are famous around the world. They are much asked for far from home intelligence operations.

COUNTDOWN NIDV EXHIBITION DEFENCE & SECURITY 3…

25 November 2019

The Defence Industry Strategy (DIS) requires the Netherlands to protect their own safety, to contribute internationally and to maintain a robust defence industry.

AMBASSADORS OF SWEDEN AND THE UNITED KINGDOM VISIT DAMEN SCHELDE NAVAL SHIPBUILDING

2 October 2019

The Swedish and the British ambassador have paid a visit to Damen Schelde in Vlissingen today.

SAAB & DAMEN ABOUT FUTURE SUBMARINE

20 September 2019

During DSEI 2019 Saab and Damen elaborated on their submarine collaboration for the Walrus replacement program for the Netherlands.

DAMEN SHIPS HELPING IN THE BAHAMAS

17 September 2019

Whilst the full impact of the disaster in the Bahamas became clear over the last weeks it was comforting to see that rescue was on the move so quickly.

HANDS TOGETHER FOR MODERNIZATION OF SHIPS

11 September 2019

Defense, industry and knowledge institutes joined forces last Thursday in Rotterdam to prepare new naval vessels for the future.

SAAB SUBMARINE SEMINAR

30 August 2019

On Friday 30 August a seminar was held in Stockholm where Saab Kockum’s, our partner for the new Dutch submarine by the Dutch naval industry cluster, managing director Gunnar Wieslander, together with his team, explained his submarine construction and modernization projects.

MASTERCLASS SUBMARINE DESIGN BY NEVESBU

17 July 2019

The NIDV platform Dutch Underwater Knowledge Centre (DUKC) took the initiative to organize a first Masterclass Submarine Design. Damen was glad to support this meeting with both lecturers and participants.

DAMEN SIGNS MAINTENANCE CONTRACT WITH NETHERLANDS MINISTRY OF DEFENCE

12 July 2019

On 11th July, Damen Shipyards Den Helder signed a midlife upkeep (MLU) contract with the Netherlands Ministry of Defence.

DAMEN FILES COMPLAINT WITH THE ROMANIAN AUTHORITIES

12 July 2019

Damen filed a complaint with the Romanian National Council for Solving Complaints (CNSC) picking up on a litigation initially commenced by Fincantieri, and-in parallel-opened a lawsuit at the Bucharest Tribunal, addressing several irregularities that have affected the outcome of the “Multifunctional Corvette” endowment program.

MP DR. VAN GENT WELCOMES NETHERLANDS INSTITUTE FOR MILITARY HISTORY AT DAMEN

11 July 2019

Last Tuesday the Netherlands Institute for Military History visited Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding in Vlissingen.

VISIT DAMEN AT NEDS

10 July 2019

Damen will be present during the annual NIDV symposium on November 28, 2019.

SUCCESSFUL DUTCH NAVY BUILDING INDUSTRY DAY AT DAMEN SHIPYARDS

06 July 2019

The Netherlands has a robust naval shipbuilding industry: a vast chain of companies and knowledge institutes.

DAMEN AND AMELS ARE SPONSOR OF THE NEXT EXPEDITION OF ”STICHTING DUIK DE NOORDZEE SCHOON”

05 July 2019

The foundation “Duik de Noordzee schoon” has committed itself to a cleaner North Sea and the preservation of biodiversity and cultural heritage.

Since 1960, Sweden has developed six classes of submarines and modernized five existing classes for various countries.

UNIQUE BALANCED COLLABORATION LEADS TO REPLACEMENT WALRUS CLASS

02 March 2019

Saab and Damen want to build replacement submarines for the Dutch Walrus class, in a balanced cooperation between the Netherlands and Sweden.

GROUNDBREAKING DUTCH SUBMARINE INNOVATION

12 February 2019

Dutch Submarine innovation is groundbreaking on a global scale! WASUB shows how vision combines knowledge and skill in order to achieve something unique, in this case: submarine knowledge.

Contact

Whether it's a simple question or you need assistance with your Damen product, we believe great things can start with a small conversation.

I'm interested in...