In cooperation Hülskens wasserbau a modular dipper pontoon was mobilized to Essen, Germany to assist with the installation of an ‘ducker’. This would best be described as an pipe which crosses the river and does not block the water traffic in any way. The process involves the dredging of an trench with the pontoon and an excavator installed on deck. Then the ducker-pipe was installed by a few heavy cranes. Afterwards the pontoon is used again to cover up the pipe and close the trench.

About MPS

Modular Pontoon Systems is the exclusive manufacturer of MPS container pontoons but as well sectional workboats and jack-ups. All MPS’s equipment is available for purchase or rental.

MPS container pontoons and other equipment are used in many industries such as dredging, civil construction including oil & gas.
MPS modular pontoons are Bureau Veritas certified for use on inland waters up to coastal areas. Its modular design, international transport standards and easy assembly allow applications in remote areas all over the world.

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