Damen Shipyards

VENDOR DAYS in St. John’s, NL

Wednesday the 17th and Thursday the 18th of September 2014:

Location: The Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland 115 Cavendish Square St. John’s

If you are interested to meet with Damen Shipyards representatives, please contact:

Chantal van Buren at + 31-183655151 or via e-mail at chantal.van.buren@damen.com  or

Melissa Coombs at 709-729-6614 or via e-mail at melissacoombs@gov.nl.ca



The Damen Shipyards group is the largest privately owned shipyard consortium in the world. Based in the Netherlands, Damen Shipyards currently owns forty (40) shipyards and approx. thirty (30) strategic partnerships worldwide. With over 8,000 employees, Damen Shipyards has designed, built and delivered more than 5,000 vessels to customers all over the world. With approximately 200 new vessel deliveries every year and revenues exceeding $ 2 Billion USD (2013), Damen has become the leading shipbuilding group in the construction of Tugboats, Ferries, Offshore workboats, Platform Supply Vessels, Patrol Vessels, Naval Vessels and Luxury Yachts.

Damen employs more than 700 naval architects and marine engineers who are responsible for designing and engineering a broad range of commercial vessels. Reputation for quality and durability is the key to Damen’s success, for which Damen designed and built vessels are well known within the shipbuilding industry.

Recently the Damen Shipyards Group was selected to design, built and deliver 3 PSV’s and a deep sea construction vessel for Atlantic Towing Ltd. who will operate these vessels from St John’s, Newfoundland. It is for these four new off-shore support vessels, as well as for future projects within Canada, and throughout the rest of the world, that the Damen Shipyards group has organized the following Vendor Days.