IHC Merwede Sets Naming and Launch Ceremony of SHANTI SAGAR XVI for December 6

IHC Merwede B.V. announced that it will hold naming and launch ceremony of the cutter suction dredger SHANTI SAGAR XVI on Tuesday 6 December 2011.

The ship is being built for Mundra Port SEZ Ltd/ Andani Group at the IHC Beaver Dredgers yard, Molendijk 94, 3361 EP Sliedrecht, The Netherlands.

The programme on Tuesday 6 December will be as follows:


Guests to assemble in the restaurant at the yard.


Departure to the podium in the shipbuilding hall.


Naming and launch of the SHANTI SAGAR XVI.

IHC Merwede is focussed on the continuous development of design and construction activities for the specialist maritime sector. It is the global market leader for efficient dredging and mining vessels and equipment – with vast experience accumulated over decades – and a reliable supplier of custom-built ships and supplies for offshore construction.

Offshore Nieuws Staff , November 22, 2011;  Image: IHC Merwede