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The Bulgarian Military Shipyard MTG-Dolphin Awarded for Quality by KRIB

SOFIA, (BGM) - The high standards of shipbuilding set and pursued by MTG-Dolphin earned the company the big prize in the “Quality” category at the Fifth annual ball of the Confederation of Employers and Industrialists in Bulgaria (KRIB), which took place on the 4th of June, 2019, learned Read more: MTG-Dolphin

The Bulgarian Military Ministry Has Opened the Three Bids for Two Patrol Ships

SOFIA, Bulgaria ( - The Bulgarian military ministry already opened the three bids for two patrol ships, learned According to several sources in the media, the government's decision which company to build patrol ships will be taken after the European Parliament elections. can

Three Offers Are Expected On the Project for Building Of Two Bulgarian Patrol Ships

SOFIA, Bulgaria ( - The Bulgarian government expects to receive three offers by 16 April for participation in the announced project for building of two patrol ships, learned Rear Admiral Mitko Petev, commander of the Bulgarian Navy, commented that no offer had been made yet, with a deadline for this

The New Patrol Boats Project of The Bulgarian Navy is Slowly Advancing

VARNA, Bulgaria ( - The project for the purchase of two new patrol boats, which will amount to about BGN 1 billion (with VAT), is advancing slowly as it has recently remained in the shadow of the scandals related to the procedure for the acquisition of new fighters. This became clear yesterday (29th January) after the

Bulgarian military ships highly evaluated by international experts in Paris

PARIS, France ( - Two Bulgarian military patrol ships attracted the attention of the experts during the largest exhibition of naval equipment and technologies Euronaval 2018, which is taking place in Paris. They are designed by the shipyard MTG – Dolphin, which is the only Bulgarian representative among the 400 companies,…

The New Patrol Boats Project Is Restarted and Is Worth about BGN 1 Billion

SOFIA, Bulgaria (, June 28, 2018, Author: BM Team, Photo credit: About BGN 1 billion (BGN 984 million) is ready to be granted by the Bulgarian Government for purchase/building of two new patrol boats, needed for the needs of the Bulgarian Navy, learned In this way the three major projects…

A Class of Patrol Vessels Presented for the First Time by a Bulgarian Shipyard

PLOVDIV (Bulgaria), May 30, 2018, Source: MTG Dolphin, Photo: (a Border Police ship) For the first time in the history of Bulgaria’s shipbuilding a local company is exhibiting a class of patrol ships of various sizes. Unsurprisingly, MTG Dolphin welcome a significant number of foreign delegations at their booth at HEMUS…

MTG Dolphin withdrew their offer for building of two patrol boats

SOFIA (Bulgaria), December 20, By Boyko Nikolov (Bm), Photo: Today, MTG Dolphin Shipyard, located in the town of Varna, Bulgaria, declined to sign the contract for building of two patrol boats for the needs of the Bulgarian Navy. This was stated by the Defence Minister Krasimir Karakachanov in front of the Prime Minister Boiko Borisov and…

MoD: MTG Dolphin made a strong offer for a new patrol ship

The Bulgarian company MTG "Dolphin" JSC has satisfied the technical and financial requirements of the invitation to tender for the acquisition of a multifunctional modular patrol ship for the Navy. This is the conclusion of the work of the inter-ministerial working group on the project to acquire a multi-functional modular patrol ship for the Navy,…

Cutting of the first steel plate of BN803

Cutting of the first steel plate for the new project – 2’300 m3 Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger for Baggerbedrijf de Boer – Dutch Dredging took place at MTG Dolphin on 19th of October April 2017. This is the third project, built in cooperation and by order of Royal IHC for Dutch Dredging. The ship will be 80 m of length, 15 m of breadth and…

Keel laying of Tugboat at MTG-Dolphin

In early October, Varna-based MTG-Dolphin Shipyard laid the keel of a 40 t. bollard-pull Azimuth Stern Drive (ASD) tugboat. This is the second vessel of a series of four multi-purpose tugboats, capable of ship handling and coastal towing, which MTG Dolphin has been building for Navigation Maritime Bulgare (Navibulgar), a Bulgarian shipowner with…

Tugboat sea ALCOR by MTG Dolphin

“ALCOR” is 27.6 m in length and is powered by two Caterpillar engines, each with a capacity of 1800 hp. The vessel is furnished with two rotating Azipod Drives enabling to manoeuvre even in tricky conditions, and has a Bollard Pull of 40 tons.“ALCOR” is able to carry both port and sea towage, having unrestricted navigation class notation.

Name giving ceremony of tug “ALCOR” took place at the Port of Varna on 02/06/2017

The official ceremony for the name giving of a new tugboat, built by “MTG Dolphin” Shipyard, took place at the Port of Varna on 2nd of June 2017. The ship is built for Navigation Maritime Bulgare plc. under the supervision of Bureau Veritas and will sail under Bulgarian flag. “ALCOR” is 27.6 m in length and is powered by two Caterpillar…

Cutting of the first steel plate of BN 1701

Cutting of the first steel plate for the new project – 1’500 DWT Oil Product Tanker for Rubis Eastern Caribbean srl. took place at MTG Dolphin on 20th of April 2017. The ship is diesel electric driven oil product tanker with two azimutha thrusters. The vessel is being built under the class of Registro Italiano Navale (RINA). The Contract…