The ship, named after the German Fluid Mechanics Engineer “Ludwig Prandtl” (1875-1953), first entered service in 1983. It is a shallow draft research vessel operating in the North Sea, Baltic Sea and the tidal areas of the big north German rivers. The refurbishment in the SET shipyard in Tangermünde on the Elbe started in October … Read more


The “Wolf” is part of the ice-breaker fleet of the WSA Lauenburg and after a successful complete refurbishment is once again operating reliably on the Elbe. The refit involved replacing large parts of the hull, the main engine and reversing gear units, the diesel electric generators, the diesel motor pitching device incl. the cooling and … Read more


SET won the order from the shipping company Meyer & van der Kamp GmbH & Co. KG in Varel in early 2011 to convert a long in the tooth mussel cutter into a modern water injection dredger. The complete conversion was performed according to Germanischer Lloyd and BG-Verkehr regulations. It involved large parts of the … Read more


In 1999, the passenger ship “Louisiana Star” was built for the Louisiana Starboard Company in the Tangermünde shipyard. Since its christening in 1999 it has been one of the biggest attractions in the Hamburg harbour and on the river Elbe. The „Loisiana Star“ exudes southern states flair in combination with the latest technology. Technical details: … Read more


The “Görmitz” was built for the WSA Stralsund in Genthin and the commissioning was on 06.12.2004. The operational area is the Baltic Sea, the Greifswald Bodden Waters, Stettiner Haff, Peenestrom, and the Peene river to the estuary of the Kummerower lake. The service vessel “Görmitz” has the following duties: laying of navigational aids, searches for … Read more


THE BP 61 “Prignitz” was built for the Federal Ministry of the Interior in the shipyard in Genthin. The commissioning and christening of the inspection and patrol boat took place in Rostock on 28.09.2006. The “Prignitz” is the first boat in a series of 5 boats for the Federal Police (BP 62 “Ueckermark”; BP 63 … Read more


The five-star river cruise ship “MS Scenic Emerald” was built for the MS Scenic Emerald AG, Basle, Switzerland in the shipyard in Tangermünde. The construction period was from July 2007 to July 2008 and the transfer from the Elbe to the Rhine was on 25.07.2008. When building the ship we had to take into account … Read more


In May 2009, the “Stove”, the first of a series of 3 almost identical hydraulic dredgers was christened in the shipyard in Genthin. The “Hude” followed in September, and the third hydraulic dredger, the “Elbstrom” at the end of the year. Client for the “Stove” is the Waterways and Shipping Authority Lauenburg and the home … Read more


The keel laying for the new Police Boat W30 for the Marine Police Lindau took place in the Genthin shipyard on 09.11.2010. The W30 boat is a lightweight construction made of aluminium and was christened in the Genthin shipyard on 19.07.2011. This fast police boat was then transported overland to its operational area on Lake … Read more


The passenger and vehicle ferry was built in the Tangermünde shipyard for Fähren Bremen Stedingen GmbH in 2011. After successful keel laying on 30 July 2010 and a 10-month construction period she was transferred via the Elbe and North Sea to her destination on the Weser. The ferry is in shuttle service between Lemwerder and … Read more