All Smit articles

  • Huisman knuckle boom crane for application offshore
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    Subsea 7 gets 250 tonne knuckle boom

    2010-09-13T16:50:00Z

    Huisman will deliver a 250 tonne capacity knuckle boom crane for a new Subsea 7 multi purpose offshore construction vessel

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    Smit board member resigns following Boskalis deal

    2010-02-08T16:07:00Z

    A Smit Internationale supervisory board member has stepped down following the company's decision to merge with Boskalis Westminster

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    Smit agrees to sweetened Boskalis deal

    2010-01-25T14:43:00Z

    € 2,75 dividend included with € 60,00 per share offer.

  • The D/B Cappy Bisso launches the M/V Yellowfin
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    Bisso three in a row

    2009-12-02T15:56:00Z

    Energy and maritime support provider Bisso Marine launched three vessels in two recent projects

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    Boskalis and Smit merger

    2009-11-16T17:20:00Z

    Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) and Smit Internationale N.V. (Smit) have in principle reached agreement on a full merger of the two companies

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    Boskalis-Smit merger back on

    2009-11-12T09:58:00Z

    Boskalis Westminster and Smit agree to merge after a hostile bid was rejected last September.

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    Smit up 9%

    2009-08-24T11:43:00Z

    Net profit for Smit in the first half of 2009 rose 9% from Euro 47.7 million to Euro 51.9 million

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    Smit sales ahead in 2008

    2009-03-09T16:03:00Z

    Marine salvage, transport and heavy lift specialist Smit International recorded an "exceptional" 2008 financial year, notably in its heavy lift segment. The division saw revenue increase from €88 million (US$111 million) at the end of 2007 to €156.1 million ($197 million) during 2008. Its operating result stood at €19.5 million ...

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    Smit forecasts successful 2008

    2008-12-22T11:18:00Z

    Marine heavy lift specialist Smit Internationale is set to exceed profit forecasts for the full 2008 financial year given at the halfway point in August. Figures for the 12 months ending 31 December 2008 will be presented in March 2009, but are expected to show a net profit equal to ...

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    Boskalis abandons Smit bid

    2008-12-04T08:43:00Z

    Dredging giant Boskalis Westminster has abandoned its hostile takeover bid for towage, salvage and heavy transport company Smit International.

  • Smit operates in harbour towage, terminals, salvage, and maritime heavy lift and transport
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    Smit rejects Boskalis take-over bid

    2008-09-19T13:49:00Z

    The Executive and supervisory Boards of Dutch maritime group Smit have rejected a € 1,1 billion take-over offer made by dredging contractor, Royal Boskalis Westminster, also of the Netherlands.

  • Smit Heavy Lift using Taklift 4 to decommission an oil platform
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    Rising gas

    2008-08-11T15:07:00Z

    Smit Heavy Lift’s 1,600 tonne capacity floating sheerlegs Taklift 4 played a major role in the recently completed offshore phase of the decommissioning of a gas platform in the Dutch sector of the North Sea. IC reports