16 August 2018






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During Week 33 of 2018 DEME Group (Dredging International) Vessels were spotted in the Mediterranean Sea with 2 out of 3 stopped OPL Malta for services.

On Monday 13th August the 123 metre long, 2005 built FRA flag cutter suction dredger D’ARTAGNAN was spotted anchored at Bunkering Area 1 being bunkered by the 1991 built MLT flag oil products tanker VEMAOIL XI. Her last port of call was at Las Palmas, back to 1st August.

Later on the 2018 built DP2 jack up vessel APOLLO called to Area 1 coming from her building yard in Croatia and heading to Vlissingen, Netherlands.

On Wednesday 15th August in the afternoon the CSD – D’ARTAGNAN left Bunkering 1 heading to her next port of call – Alexandria, Egypt.


On Thursday 16th August the 2011 built NLD flag Pipe Burying Vessel FLINTSTONE was spotted off Haifa, Israel after she arrived from Vlissingen, Netherlands.

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