In this September 2021, NMDC and Hansel signed the contract for the building and delivery of 4 sets of HS-55G Cutter Suction Dredgers. The HS-55G is a customized CSD based on Hansel’s HS-55 series product.

HS-55G CSD for NMDC

In this December, the dredgers are dispatched to the port for loading onboard to the destination, UAE and Egypt. The CSDs are dismantled in pontoons and parts and be carried by the bulk carrier ships. Hansel’s engineers in middle-east will assist the assembly and commissioning of the dredgers at the site of the dredging project.

NMDC (NATIONAL MARINE DREDGING COMPANY) is a national company of Abu Dhabi, the leading dredging company in the middle-east area. This is the first contract between NMDC and Hansel.