Jan De Nul Group orders 4th self-propelled Cutter Suction Dredger

Today, 21 December 2007, Jan De Nul Group signed a contract with Uljanik Brodogradiliste d.d. in Pula, Croatia, for the building of the 4th large selfpropelled cutter suction dredger. 

This cutter suction dredger is identical to the 3 cutter suction dredgers, the ‘Ibn Battuta’, the ‘Zheng He’ and the JDN8066, ordered with the same shipyard earlier this year.

Delivery is foreseen around the end of 2010.

Length o.a.: 138.5 m
Breadth: 26.0 m
Draught: 5.50 m
Dredging depth: 35.0 m
Total installed diesel power: 23,520 kW
Speed: 13 kn
Accommodation: 46 persons
Built in: 2010