Backhoe dredgers

A backhoe dredger is a stationary hydraulic backhoe installed on a pontoon. They are ideal for use on mixed, non-consolidated clay, sand or rock terrain.

Our fleet

Backhoe dredgers

A backhoe dredger is a stationary hydraulic backhoe installed on a pontoon. They are ideal for use on mixed, non-consolidated clay, sand or rock terrain.

Our fleet

Backhoe dredgers

A backhoe dredger (BD) is a marine digger based on the backhoes used on land. It’s essentially a stationary hydraulic crane installed on a pontoon, which usually has a rotary platform.

Dredger fleet

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NameTotal power rating (kw)Bucket capacity (m3)Maximum dredging depth (m)
Simson4.12615/20/34/4218/30
Goliath4.33615/20/34/4218/30
Hippopotes1.9852.9/4.5/13/2017/31
Razende bol1.6366.0/7.5/8.118/20

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“Caring for people is at the heart of our organization. We expect everyone working at Dravo S.A., whether employees or contractors, to be proactive about meeting their responsibility to work safely.”

Razende Bol

  • Length: 51.75 m.
  • Beam: 15.04 m.
  • Moulded depth: 3.00 m.
  • Draught: 2.06 m.
  • Shovel capacity: 6.0 / 7.5 / 8.1 m3

Abeko Server I

  • Length: 55.15 m.
  • Beam: 15.20 m.
  • Moulded depth: 4.00 m.
  • Load capacity: 10 t/m2.

Van Oord Equiptment

  • As member of the Van Oord group, we have all the equipment in the group’s fleet at our disposal.

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