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Press release | 25.01.2017
Alarmübung GDD AG 1-2017 KORVETTE ERFURT in Bremerhaven

Am 25.01.2017 fand eine Alarmübung auf der KORVETTE ERFURT bei der GDD AG in der Barkhausenstraße in Bremerhaven statt. Ziel einer solchen Übung ist es verschiedene Abläufe im Falle eines Brandes zu üben sowie die Zusammenarbeit mit der Feuerwehr zu unterstützen.[more]


Press release | 10.01.2017
Together under the umbrella of the German Dry Docks Group: Shipyard alliance of GDD, BREDO and Mützelfeldtwerft

As of February 1, 2017 German Dry Docks AG (GDD), BREDO Dockgesellschaft mbH (BREDO) and Mützelfeldtwerft GmbH & Co. KG will form a shipyard alliance under the umbrella of the German Dry Docks Group. The shipyards will preserve their independence and continue to trade in the market with their names. In the future the three locations will be managed by Guido Försterling (GDD) and Dirk Harms (BREDO).[more]


Press release | 01.11.2016
MWB POWER GOES ROTTERDAM – Full service on site – in cooperation with Rotterdam Ship Repair

Since October 2016, MWB Power from Bremerhaven has been represented with a subsidiary at Europe's largest deep water port. Hand in hand with Rotterdam Ship Repair, MWB Power Rotterdam covers the entire range of ship and engine repairs on site.[more]


Press release | 05.08.2016
GERMAN DRY DOCKS AND MWB MOTORENWERKE BREMERHAVEN MERGE

A new, efficient ship repair firm has been formed in Bremerhaven with the merger of German Dry Docks GmbH & Co. KG (GDD) and MWB Motorenwerke Bremerhaven AG (MWB): German Dry Docks AG, with its business division MWB Power. [more]


Press release | 10.03.2016
HAMBURG’S FLOATING LANDMARK IN BREMERHAVEN: GERMAN DRY DOCKS OVERHAULS MUSEUM CARGO SHIP CAP SAN DIEGO

On 29 February 2016 the world‘s largest seaworthy museum cargo ship docks at German Dry Docks in Bremerhaven for a regular class renewal. Hamburg’s floating legend is accompanied by a camera crew of the NDR. [more]


Press release | 10.03.2016
MODEL FOR EFFICIENT SCRUBBER RETROFITTING: GERMAN DRY DOCKS INSTALLS MORE FLUE GAS SCRUBBERS

Buss Shipping will retrofit the two 1025 TEU container ships "Corsar" and "Condor" at German Dry Docks with Alfa Laval PureSOx 2.0 Hybrid flue gas scrubbers in March 2016. A special focus in the development of the concept was on a high pre-retrofitting depth and compactness as well as the minimum possible changes in the interior of the vessel.[more]


Press release | 01.10.2015
ON OCTOBER 1ST, 2015, JÖRN HOLST JOINED GERMAN DRY DOCKS IN THE CAPACITY OF TECHNICAL DIRECTOR

Jörn Holst, who has recently joined German Dry Docks in the capacity of Technical Director, has been working in the shipbuilding- and engine technology industries since 1983. [more]


Press release | 25.09.2015
GERMAN DRY DOCKS ACQUIRES SHARES OF ROTTERDAM SHIP REPAIR: „GOOD EXPERIENCES WELD US TOGETHER“

With their collaboration, the specialists from Bremerhaven and Rotterdam establish a complete service network for harbour and voyage repairs along the Dutch and German coast. [more]


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