Vessel sales

Read about recent vessel sales where our shipbroking services have made a real difference.

Jan De Nul barge ‘DN143’ goes from Power to Power

flattop barge sold

‘DN143’ ex-Sainty 6 sold On 18th October 2018, the Jan De Nul Group parted with one of the leading ladies of its auxiliary fleet – ‘DN143’ (ex-‘Sainty 6’), an impressive flattop barge of 136 x 42m in dimensions and 24,000 dwt. ‘DN143’ began her career as one of the youngest of the Sainty barge sisters,… Read more »

‘James Ensor’ sold – Jan De Nul Group Future-proofs Dredging Fleet

Dredger sold

Future of Dredging “Thanks to its skilled employees and the world’s most modern fleet, Jan De Nul Group is a leading expert in dredging…” states the Jan De Nul Group’s website ‘About Us’ page. This is quite a statement to live up to, and in order to maintain this strong place in the dredging market,… Read more »

An ‘Unexpected Journey’ for Backhoe Dredger, ‘Kostaldea’

Backhoe dredger sold

Port of Otago Ltd, New Zealand Port of Otago Ltd, New Zealand, has acquired a new dredger. In April 2018, buyers took delivery of backhoe dredger, ‘Kostaldea’, in the port of St Nazaire, west coast of France – sold via London shipbrokers DSB Offshore Ltd. ‘Kostaldea’ (35m LOA), built in 2013, in Szczecin, Poland, and… Read more »

Accommodation barge Hillside for sale by sealed bids

Accommodation barge 200 pax

Exclusive broker for sale of Hillside barge DSB Offshore has been appointed as sole brokers for the sale of accommodation barge, Hillside. The sale will be carried out by sealed offers. Submission deadline Sealed bids for the purchase of the barge, “as is where lies in Rochester”, should be submitted to DSB by 13h00 GMT… Read more »

Eurocarrier 2495 CP Sandpiper sold via DSB Offshore to Cape Preston

CP Sandpiper sold to Cape Preston Australia

DSB  Offshore Ltd brokers sale of CP Sandpiper DSB Offshore Ltd has brokered the sale of Eurocarrier 2495 CP Sandpiper from Neptune Shipping to Cape Preston in Australia. CP Sandpiper have been able to deliver the newbuild to Preston within a short time frame. She will be transported to Australia onboard a heavy lift carrier… Read more »

DSB Offshore and DAMEN Shipyards work together with Thames Tideway

Pontoons sold to Thames Tideway Tunnel

The Ferrovial Agroman Laing O’Rourke joint venture (FLO) has taken delivery of two Damen Stan Pontoons.  The barges were sold via London-based shipbrokers DSB Offshore: “The team at DSB mediated a large part of this deal – including a visit to view the vessels in the Netherlands,” Mr Van Elk notes. “We would like to thank… Read more »

DSB named Exclusive Brokers for sale of Forth Bridge Fleet

DSB Offshore sale of vessels

New Forth Bridge Construction In 2012 DSB Offshore sold 2 tugs and a flat-top barge (‘Tummel’, ‘Carron’, ‘Ana S’) to FCBC for the construction of the new Queensferry Crossing over the Forth Estuary. The entire fleet of FCBC construction vessels have played an essential role in the bridge construction project:- transporting massive bridge sections, towing… Read more »

Iceland company Skiparjonusta welcomes new tug to their fleet

Iceland tug Togarinn

Earlier this year DSB Offshore was approached by Icelandic buyers, Skiparjonusta Islands , who were looking for a tug for towing and other harbour work in the Port of Reykjavik and surrounding islands. DSB consulted with them and provided a number of suitable vessels to consider.

Sale of 2611 Eurocarrier to Acta Marine January 2016

Sale of 2611 Eurocarrier

Sale of 2611 Eurocarrier: At the end of 2015 DSB Offshore was approached by Acta Marine, who were looking to add to their fleet a multicat-type vessel of around 30tbp. DSB, through their long involvement in Australia, were able to offer and negotiate the sale of an off-market 2611 Eurocarrier, located in N. Australia. 26.5m long,… Read more »

Sale of Twin Screw Tug January 2016

sale twin screw tug

Sale twin screw tug January 2016: In summer 2015 DSB Offshore was approached by a Ukrainian broker looking for a tug for his Russian client. The deal was concluded in January 2016 – the 32 tonne bollard pull, twin screw tug, Waterman (ex Erman), from Dutch owners Wagenborg, was purchased by Russian buyers as an addition… Read more »