RESEARCH SHIP “LUDWIG PRANDTL”

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

ICE-BREAKER “WOLF”

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

WATER INJECTION DREDGER “JAN”

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