Keel laying of 2,700 m3 Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger “Easydredge 2700”

On 18th of August 2014 the Keel laying event for the IHC Easydredge 2700 ™ took place at MTG Dolphin Shipyard. The ship is being built under building number BN1001 by order of Royal IHC and will be delivered in the summer of 2015.

She is a standardized twin screw trailing suction hopper dredger of the Easydredge range developed by Royal IHC of the Netherlands, type Easydredge 2700 with a hopper capacity of 2,700m3. Capable of dredging with one trailing suction pipe and capable to deliver the spoil either through the bottom doors, or directly overboard through a pipeline or rainbow nozzle at the bow of the ship.

Main characteristics:
Length – 81,75 m
Breadth – 15,80 m
Draft – 5,90 m.