Germany ordered a new Fishery Research Vessel

Germany has ordered a new 85m-Fishery Research Vessel, which will replace the existing FRV under the same name “Walther Herwig” in 2020. The EUR 85M contract was awarded to Damen Shipyards Group, Gorinchem/NL. The engineering will be done in Damen’s HQ in Gorinchem/NL and also in Damen Engineering, Gdansk/PL and in an affiliate in Galati/ROM. The vessel will be completely built on Damen Shipyard in Galati/ROM.
Damen Shipyards has contracted Michael vom Baur as Project Adviser for the challenging project management.