De TSHD VICTOR HORTA is designed and built for the Belgian company DEME Building Materials NV, part
of Dredging, Environmental & Marine Engineering (DEME).  This Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger is called
a "gravel hopper" which can be used for suction and discharge of gravel.  The TSHD VICTOR HORTA left
the slipway of the yard of the Verenigde Scheepswerf Heusden in Heusden, The Netherlands on December 15, 2010.
The construction of the ship was completed at the IHC Dredgers BV yard in Kinderdijk, The Netherlands.