Dredging & Marine Contracting

With our roots in the Netherlands, Damen has a natural insight into water management. With our considerable knowledge and experience Damen designs and builds robust and powerful Dredgers and components.

Four decades ago the standardisation concept was totally new in the


Damen’s standard designs offer numerous advantages:

  • - Fast delivery
  • - Competitive pricing
  • - Tried & tested technology
  • - Best price-quality ratio
  • - High resale value

All of our designs are worked out to the smallest detail

Hulls in stock

To reduce delivery times to a minimum, we build vessels for stock. Customers can fine-tune their vessel with a large range of options to meet their specific requirements.

All dredging components are continuously improved

Research & Development

Utilising the latest CFX flow prediction software and valuable customer feedback, Damen’s R&D teams recently developed a new range of drag heads. The result? Improved dredging production.


The total installed power of 938 kW ensures that all functions on board can work independently and simultaneously

Cutter Suction Dredger

Our wide range of standard stationary Cutter Suction Dredgers are renowned for their durability, power and multiple options.

The boosters and cutter suction dredgers have been designed to work in series

Booster Station

Perfect for large jobsites – Damen’s Booster Stations easily bridge long discharge distances.

Dredging Components

Dredging Components

Fit for purpose and wear resistant dredging components for newbuilds and retrofits.

Damen Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger 650

Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger

For maintenance dredging duties, we designed our small and medium-sized Trailing Suction Hopper Dredgers with numerous options.

Damen Marine Aggregate Dredger 4000

Marine Aggregate Dredger

The Marine Aggregate Dredger series are innovative designs for the aggregate dredging market. The vessels can efficiently dredge sand and gravel, classify the material, de-water and dry unload onto shore.


Trailing Suction Pipe

We can deliver trailing dredging kits to any third party shipyard in the world.

The DOP Submersible dredge pump is directly powered by a hydraulic motor. This results in a compact design and trouble free operation

DOP Pump

A versatile dredging tool: the DOP submersible dredge pump has a wear-resistant, hydraulically or electrically driven dredge pump at its heart.

Maximum mixture concentration due to the submersed dredge pump

DOP Dredger

Damen’s DOP Dredger is a dismountable modular dredging system. As such, it’s a highly versatile and adaptable dredger with many options.

Damen WID 500

Water Injection Dredgers

Dismountable dedicated water injection dredging kit for any work boat.

Damen dredging instrumentation to boost its operation

Dredging Instrumentation

Retrofit your dredger with Damen dredging instrumentation to boost its operation.

Our wide range of standard components and years of experience may result in customer specials.


Our wide range of standard components and years of experience may result in customer specials. Efficient dredgers made for very specific working conditions or projects – fit for purpose.

Dredging Services

The Damen Shoalbusters are versatile, multi-purpose vessels for harbour, inland and coastal waters.


Damen Shoalbusters are fit for operations in inland, coastal and harbour waters.

Especially designed to work in shallow as well as deeper water

Multi Cat

Our Multi Cat Series is a complete range of multi-purpose workboats built from up-to-date designs with high quality standardised components.

Modular Multi Cat

The Damen Modular Multi Cat is specially designed for pushing, towing, supplying and craning operations.


Stan Pontoons

Need extra deck space? We have various size, propulsion and mooring options to match your needs.

Modular Pontoon

Damen Modular Pontoon can be used as a heavy duty work platform for a broad range of purposes, including drilling, dredging, accommodation and heavy lifting operations.

Designed and built to be a strong workboat

Stan Tender 1504

Looking for a multi-purpose workboat to perform harbour and port services? The high-speed Damen Stan Tender fits the bill.

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