Spacer
News
News > Dutch Firm Lands Nigerian Contracts

Dutch Firm Lands Nigerian Contracts

  09/05/2011
Royal Boskalis Westminste (Netherlands) has been awarded a number of contracts in Nigeria with a total value of approximately EUR90 million. The largest contract was awarded by Prodeco International and involves dredging and reclamation works for the expansion of the Federal Lighter Terminal and the Federal Ocean Terminal in Onne Port, which is managed by Intels Nigeria, a large logistic service supplier to the oil and gas industry.

 

 

Boskalis will reclaim approximately 180 hectares of land for the further development of the Onne Port Oil & Gas Free Zone. The material required for the reclamation works will be sourced from nearby creeks and rivers using a cutter dredger and a medium-sized hopper dredger. The project is set to commence mid-2011 and will last approximately two to three years.

 

Three other recently awarded projects in Nigeria are related to construction of riverbed protection works, maintenance dredging of canals and land reclamation works - all in the Niger Delta.

 

 




comments powered by Disqus
Read more about:
 Construction  Dredging 

Supplier: Royal Boskalis Westminster nv

More news from this supplier:
Boskalis Awarded Contract for Veja Mate Offshore Wind Farm
Boskalis Takes Hopper Dredger into Service
Boskalis and Van Oord Creating Room for Jakarta
Consortium to Create Suez Canal Expansion
Boskalis Consortium Awarded Singapore Port Expansion
SMIT Salvage Awarded Jack-up Platform Removal Contract
Dredging and Reclamation Contract in South Korea
Dredging Contracts in Australia and Vietnam
Mumbai Port Contract for Boskalis
Wind Park and Offshore-related Contracts for Boskalis


QPS to Improve Integration with Kongsberg
Updated Control System for Underwater Workhorse Ventana
ICARUS Robotic Search and Rescue Ready from 2016
EIVA Opens Office in Singapore
Launch of Cable-laying Vessel Maersk Connector
Guidance on Tidal Turbulence to Reduce Risk for Industry
Explorer DVLs for LAUV System
Installation of Ocean Networks Canada’s Near-Field Tsunami Detection
RAPID Depth Measurements in UK
Bruno Faure is IMCA’s New President
Spacer
Spacer
Spacer
Spacer
Upcoming Events
Spacer
How to Use QPS' Qimera to Validate Processed Point Files

QPS Qimera processing software has been released earlier this year. To demonstrate the capabilities, this video shows how to load processed point files into a Qimera Project. It explains what processed point files are; how to specify the coordinate system of the project and the source files; how to create a Dynamic Surface from processed point files and how to change the dynamic surface and adjust the colour map to aid data editing and validation.

 

 

geo-matchingcomQPS Qimera on Geo-Matching.com

Spacer
Last 3 items:
Spacer
Last Comments
Spacer
Spacer
Spacer
Spacer
Spacer