The TSHD MINERVA was launched at the yard from IHC Holland BV in Kinderdijk, The Netherlands
on 3 December 2016.  The TSHD MINERVA will be the first dredging vessel in the world that will be
equipped with dual fuel engines and capable of operating in full LNG mode.  
Customer for the design and construction of this Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger 
is Dredging, Environmental and Marine Engineering NV (DEME) from Belgium.