While VSP Ophrys continues its operational evaluation phase by the French Navy, the MERRE shipyard began construction of the next 7 ships in January 2023.
Author: SocietE des Etablissements Merré
The MERRE shipyard will design and build the new boat for the French Office for Biodiversity and its Martinique Marine Natural Park
At the end of September, the MERRE shipyard won the tender for the construction of a 12m speedboat for the Martinique Marine Natural Park.
VSP Ophrys has reached Naval Base in Toulon
After leaving Brest on September 1st, OPHRYS, the first of the new VSP class (Vedettes de Soutien à la Plongée) of the frenc Navy has sailed into Toulon Harbour in the early morning on September9th.
Hydrographic ship for Dunkirk harbour successfully launched
The Merré shipyard has successfully launched its future hydrographic ship for Dunkirk’s port.
Un nouveau baliseur pour la Corse
MERRE (Nort/Erdre) and CIB (Brest) shipyards, both 100% subsidiaries of BMA Group, have been awarded the study and realization of a new 24m coastal buoy laying vessel for Corsica.
Hull reversal of the hydrographic boat for Dunkerque Harbour
The future hydrographic boat for the port of Dunkirk (15m), named Albatros, has been flipped to allow the finalization of the interior boilermaking and the installation of the superstructures.
Beginning of construction of the hydrographic vessel for Dunkirk Habrour
Merré shipyard has begun the production of the new hydrographic vessel, called “Albatros”, for the Grand Port Maritime of Dunkirk
VSP: hull transport from Merre to CIB
Aluminium hull of the first Diving Support Vessel for French Navy has left Merre shipyard. Positionned on a trailer on June 22nd , she left our workshop in Nort-sur-Erdre to be delivered two days later at CIB shipyard in Brest to continue construction with superstructure installation.
A new hydrographic vessel for Dunkirk Port Authorities
Merré Shipyard will start the construciton of a new hydrographic vessel for Dunkirk Port Authorities
Three new pusher-tug boats have been launched
Renewal of the port facilities of the French Navy continues with the launch of three new RP 10 pusher-tug boats