An Africa-based client of Damen required a yard to carry out repair and maintenance of vessels. An additional requirement was the training of the yard’s personnel. Damen provided a new repair facility, able to support the required floating drydock and a plate production shed, as well as carrying out the rehabilitation of the quay wall. To facilitate the personnel training, Damen provided a dedicated facility.
In addition to training yard personnel, Damen also undertook the training of the local workforce to carry out the construction work the project required. All materials and equipment were provided by Damen, including the piling equipment and a prefab concrete pavement plant for the construction of the required prefab concrete plates.
'EFFICIENT SHIPREPAIR: STATE-OF-THE-ART REPAIR AND DOCKING FACILITY’