Dredging International is one of the primary operating companies of the DEME Group and is highly respected worldwide. With almost 175 years of experience and a versatile and extensive fleet, Dredging International and Baggerwerken Decloedt are the dredging specialists in the Group.
Dredging International NV was officially established in 1974. The company was created from the dredging division of Ackermans & van Haaren (founded as early as 1852) and Société Générale de Dragage.
Working on every continent, the company is specialised in the construction and development of harbours, artificial islands, estuarial dams, canals and inland waterways, dyke construction and reinforcement, beach replenishment and coastal protection, supply of dredged aggregates and salvage activities.
Dredging International has a modern fleet consisting of more than 80 main vessels, supported by a broad range of auxiliary equipment.
This specialist company always looks to partner its customers and co-operation with local authorities and contractors is seen as vital to the success of any project.