Latest Club News

New contract for Holland Shipyards for delivery of new coastal research vessel

april 13, 2021

Havforskningingsinstitutett, the Norwegian Institute of Marine Research, has awarded Holland Shipyards Group a contract for the delivery of a new coastal research vessel. This contract award adds another medium sized yet highly complex project / vessel to our order book. Over the last couple of years our newbuilding activities have been mainly focused on the […]


Press Release – McDermott chooses Simwave as simulation partner

maart 25, 2021

McDermott chooses Simwave as simulation partner for the Fast-Transit, Dynamically Positioned (DP2) construction vessel with an ultra-deepwater J-Lay system, AMAZON. McDermott and Simwave have signed an agreement for the mathematical modelling of the Amazon, a Fast-Transit, dynamically positioned (DP2) construction vessel with an ultra-Deepwater J-Lay system. The complexity of the ship and the operations carried […]


JACKET LIFTING TOOL Q3 Heavylift

maart 24, 2021

With great pleasure Q3 is able to present to you their latest solution for the On- and Offshore Wind market; The Jacket Lifting Tool. When one of our customers in Taiwan presented us a situation which involved lifting of jackets, the idea for this tool was born. Our possibility to provide the customer a total […]


Oceanwide plays a big role for Ørsted in Borssele 1&2

oktober 29, 2020

On November 23 Ørsted will launch The Netherlands’ largest offshore windfarm: Borssele 1 & 2. This park, consisting of 94 Siemens Gamesa monopiles, will provide enough energy for about one million Dutch households. As you may know, Oceanwide plays a big role for Ørsted in this project too. Our job was to recruit the wind technicians who will service the turbines year […]


Deutsche Windtechnik has signed a major contract

oktober 28, 2020

After successfully completing the certification process for its transponder-based Aircraft Detection Light System (ADLS), the independent service provider Deutsche Windtechnik can now announce that it has signed its first major ADLS contract. windpunx GmbH & Co. KG has placed an order for the retrofitting of a large proportion of their managed wind turbines. The ADLS […]


Simwave: Job opening for a software developer

Job description Learning Management System (LMS) Developer is part of the development team of Simwave with a focus on the development and implementation of the Learning Management System of Simwave as well as of the development and implementation of VR/AR applications. Department Simwave Netherlands, located in Barendrecht. Position in the organisation The Learning Management System Developer […]


Successful installation of the Lankhorst Offshore deepwater mooring lines.

oktober 27, 2020

Congratulations Energean Power! Great to see the successful installation of the Lankhorst Offshore deepwater mooring lines for the Karish FPSO. https://youtu.be/RVpjddtKl6U


ABUCO fabricates new E5000 for Ampelmann

oktober 24, 2020

Construction and repair specialist ABUCO has completed another special order for Ampelmann – the market leader in motion-compensated gangway systems. ABUCO was commissioned to manufacture all the steelwork components of the latest E5000 ‘Walk to Work’ Ampelmann system, and despite current COVID-19 restrictions, completed the commission on schedule. Measuring 30 meters, and capable of bearing […]


SEAMAR GROUP CELEBRATES 20TH ANNIVERSARY

oktober 1, 2020

We’ve reached our milestone 20th birthday! On October 1st 2020, SeaMar celebrates two decades of being a market-leading maritime service provider working in the offshore and shipping industries. The 20 year anniversary marks an important milestone for the company as we look back on our incredible growth, accomplishments and relationships built with customers, employees and suppliers. […]


Multimetaal levert drukvat

september 21, 2020

Multimetaal levert drukvat aan klant in Den Helder. Dit drukvat is gemaakt onder PED en zal worden gebruikt om o.a. duikhorloges te testen. In het vat wordt een horloge geplaats, daarna zal het vat worden gevuld met water om vervolgens hydrostatisch te worden getest. Het vat is te gebruiken tot 40 Bar. Dit komt overeen met […]


ADLS Deutsche Windtechnik passes type approval test – installations can begin

Deutsche Windtechnik has successfully passed the type approval test for its aircraft detection light system (ADLS) for wind turbines. This means Deutsche Windtechnik’s transponder-based ADLS system is ready for market launch and is now available for ADLS retrofitting on wind turbines of all leading system technologies. This early certification puts Deutsche Windtechnik in an excellent […]


Offshore Boarding OSB

september 14, 2020

Amasus and Offshore Boarding are developing a proposition for faster and safer crew- and cargo transfers. Utilizing the OSB Cargo Lift, Boat Lift, Claw and Shuttle Lift.


LANKHORST MEG4 MARITIME ROPES FOR FRANKLIN OFFSHORE KOREA

september 8, 2020

Franklin Offshore Korea, part of the Singapore-based Franklin Offshore Holding Pte Ltd group of companies, has signed a representative sales agreement with leading fibre ropes manufacturer, Lankhorst Ropes, for the supply of OCIMF MEG4 certified mooring ropes. The ropes are manufactured and tested to OCIMF guidelines. Lankhorst MEG4 mooring lines have many benefits and enable […]


Cargo Training Simwave

september 4, 2020

The STCW Convention and its 1995 amendments establish standards of training and competence for seafarers. Chapter V contains specific requirements for personnel serving on oil tankers, chemical tankers and gas carriers-, it defines the training and experience needed by officers, ratings and personnel involved in cargo handling, which usually  included a tanker familiarization course.  Personnel […]


Maritime Charity Golf Event Raises EUR 4,150

augustus 30, 2020

On Friday 28 August 2020, the 10th annual Maritime Golf Event took place at Golfclub Grevelingenhout in Bruinisse, the Netherlands. The event was organised by Yellow & Finch Publishers in favour of the Nationaal Fonds Kinderhulp charity organisation.  More than 70 professionals from the maritime, offshore and port industries got together to enjoy an 18-hole round of golf or a professional coaching clinic. Lunch, dinner and drinks provided plenty of networking opportunities.  At the […]


LANKHORST COMMENDS CREATION OF SINGLE BARGE INSPECTION SCHEME IN EUROPE

Recently the Oil Companies International Marine Forum (OCIMF) announced that the European Barge Inspection Scheme (EBIS) will transition to OCIMF’s Ship Inspection Report Programme (SIRE) from 1 January 2021, creating a single barge inspection scheme within Europe. Commenting on the move, Wilco Stroet, managing director at Lankhorst Ropes said, “Lankhorst welcomes Europe’s barge owners to […]


Bosch Rexroth and Barge Master introduce the autonomous landing function for motion compensated gangways

augustus 24, 2020

A great step forward in the development of motion compensated gangways. Bosch Rexroth and Barge Master can now offer the autonomous landing function on all our new build gangways and retrofit the function on our existing systems later this year. Autonomous landing systems use sophisticated technology to improve safety and efficiency for motion compensated gangways. […]


IPS Payroll service

augustus 23, 2020

We have been involved in cross-border employment since 1988, and since 2014 we have expanded our payrolling service to clients employing people who work all over the world. Although working with colleagues from various cultural backgrounds can be beneficial, such cooperation always entails complex issues. Staffing in general and managing payroll, in particular, have become […]


Stephenson Academy B.V. signs partnership with Sanders Hydraulics

augustus 21, 2020

Stephenson Academy BV and Sanders Hydraulics Ltd are proud to announce that they have signed a new partnership agreement to enlarge the training portfolio of Stephenson Academy and to distribute Stephenson Academy’s training courses throughout Europe and beyond. “One of the key challenges in the offshore industry is the safe & competent operation of hydraulic […]


Simwave Ship-Shore interface

augustus 8, 2020

The Ship-Shore interface plays an important role in ensuring safe operations during loading and unloading of cargo, but as well during approaching the terminal and departure. Terminal employees should have an understanding of the procedures on board of a vessel to create a common ground of working together. Subjects like: pre-berthing exchange of information, mooring […]


Simwave BRM – Emergency Response

Our new BRM – Emergency Response course is the natural follow-up of our already successful Bridge Resource Management course. Where our Bridge Resource Management course focusses on resource management during normal operations, BRM – Emergency Response aims to provide bridge officers with the necessary knowledge and understanding on the use of leadership and managerial skills […]


NMT GLOBAL PROJECT LOGISTICS WINS 3PL CONTRACT FOR THE IRON BRIDGE PROJECT BY FMG.

NMT Global Project Logistics has been awarded as the 3PL for the Iron Bridge Project by FMG in Australia. The project is located 135km inland from Port Hedland Western Australia. NMT’s scope of work is to coordinate all global and domestic freight deliveries between July 2020 and March 2022 which includes services in the following […]


NMT Projects Things got reel!

augustus 6, 2020

NMT has performed this awesome shipment were we coordinated; shipping, offloading, re-loading and return voyage of these reels. – 1 reel – 200 tons – 1 reel – 337 tonsr Have a look at the video: https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:6689839984012226560/


Margetson Lawyers Electronic execution of contracts

Margetson Lawyers recently published an article about e-signatures on www.practicallaw.com. Is is reproduced from Practical Law with the permission of the publishers and can be accessed under: https://mmrl.eu/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/Electronic-execution-of-contracts-e-signatures-and-COVID-19-the-Netherlands-4.pdf


Happy Birthday Peterson 100 years young

augustus 1, 2020

Today is a very special day for Peterson and Control Union; It’s our 100 year birthday. We would have loved to celebrate this day with all of our colleagues and clients around the world, but the current situation prevents this. So we are instead giving a big (socially distanced) shout out to everyone who has […]


Abuco vernieuwd certificering NEN EN-1090 exc 4 & VCA**

Vernieuwing certificeringen NEN EN-1090 EXC 4 en VCA** In mei en juni van 2020 is Abuco ge-audit onder leiding van Lloyd’s Register voor de vernieuwing van de certificeringen van NEN-EN 1090-2 EXC 4 en VCA**. Met trots kan Abuco melden dat deze certificeringen weer verlengd zijn. De NEN-EN 1090-2 EXC 4 is de norm waaraan […]


Geo Focus at the Gemini Offshore Windpark – on & offshore cable installation

juli 30, 2020

The Geo Focus is employed for the construction of the Gemini Offshore Windpark, since the beginning of 2015. This is a project of our client Van Oord. This project contains on & offshore cable installation of Dutch largest offshore windfarm. This windfarm will be realized in the North Sea, 85 km above the coast of Groningen. […]


HOLLAND SHIPYARDS GROUP DELIVERS HYBRID FERRY TO SCHLEPP- UND FÄHRGESELLSCHAFT KIEL (SFK)

juli 23, 2020

On July 14 Holland Shipyards Group handed over a new build hybrid ferry, named Gaarden, to Schlepp- und Fährgesellschaft Kiel (SFK) in Germany. The vessel will operate as a cycle- and footferry within the waters of the Kieler Fjord.   In May 2019 the contract order for the vessel was signed, including an option for […]


Barge Master awarded with a contract to provide a BM-T700 for Equinor

juli 16, 2020

Barge Master has received a contract by Equinor for the use of Barge Master’s motion compensated platform, the BM-T700. The platform will be used as a safe and stable feeder base for a coiled tubing REEL. By using the BM-T700 platform, Equinor is able to perform the operation safely and efficient by increasing the lifting […]


SEAMAR GOES USA FOR OFFSHORE WIND PROJECT ON THE EAST COAST

juli 7, 2020

SeaMar goes USA! The MV Deep Helder has started geophysical surveying on the South Fork and  Revolution Wind farms off the US East Coast. The vessel will be carrying out operations in the survey phase of the projects over a period of several months. During this phase of the offshore wind farm projects, SeaMar’s client MMT will […]


SEAMAR GROUP AWARDED CONTRACT BY CMA CGM GROUP FOR AGENCY SERVICES

juli 4, 2020

The CMA CGM Group has awarded SeaMar with a contract to act as their agent in Port of Amsterdam during the maintenance and repair project of their container ships CC Cayenne, CC Marseille and CC St. Laurent at Damen Shiprepair & Conversion starting end of June 2020. Whether it is vessels working in offshore wind, […]


LANKHORST ANNOUNCES LANKO®FORCE MADE OF ISCC CERTIFIED DYNEEMA® – FIRST EVER SUSTAINABLE MOORING AND TOWING ROPE

juni 30, 2020

Lankhorst Ropes is the first high performance rope maker to offer its maritime customers a rope made of Dyneema® produced in the most CO2 neutral and sustainable way. Lanko®force, made of ISCC certified Dyneema®, delivers the same performance as Lankhorst’s traditional ropes made of Dyneema®, but with the added benefit of significantly increasing the sustainability […]


VDR fabriceert leiding klemmen voor Deutsche Windtechnik

juni 29, 2020

VDR heeft RVS316L leiding klemmen geproduceerd in opdracht van Deutsche Windtechnik voor het plaatsen van extra leidingen aan windturbines op de Noordzee. De klemmen zijn tevens voorzien van een 2-laags coating.


BROEKMAN LOGISTICS IN TOP-15 OF THE LOGISTICS TOP-100

juni 12, 2020

The Top-100 Logistics Service Providers 2020 in the Netherlands was recently announced. Broekman Logistics made a good step forward in this annual ranking moment, by finishin within the Top-15 Logistics Service Provider in the Netherlands. The increase can be partially linked to three main focus areas that were a subject to 2019. First, the company made big efforts […]


Control Union and Zero Plastic Oceans launch the “Ocean Bound Plastic Certification”, an innovative scheme to protect the ocean

juni 10, 2020

On the occasion of World Oceans Day, Control Union and Zero Plastic Oceans are joining forces to launch the world’s first third party verified label to avoid Ocean Bound Plastic (OBP) waste reaching marine environments: The Ocean Bound Plastic Certification. Based on international environmental standards and label best practices, this certification aims to capture OBP […]


Simwave Polar & Ice Navigation

juni 6, 2020

EYOS Expeditions and Simwave have developed a bespoke ice navigation and expedition operations simulator course. This partnership combines sophisticated simulator technology and expert instruction from Simwave with the expertise of EYOS to deliver essential training with practical, real-world polar expeditions insight that is not found in any other course. This innovative curriculum satisfies ice navigation […]


Control Union Certifications develops Hybrid Audit solution

juni 4, 2020

Control Union Certifications develops Hybrid Audit solution to take trust and compliance to the next level   With the COVID-19 global crisis making it challenging to have auditors on location globally, Control Union has developed a novel solution to ensure they can continue to deliver for clients. In the past, authorised auditors would need to physically […]


Oceanwide Zero “Non Conformities”

mei 30, 2020

As a quality organization, one of our goals is to understand our clients’ needs in safety and security as well as delivering financial stability. Not only in the execution of our work, but also in compliance with the applicable standards. Oceanwide is proud to be an audited member for compliance of the Maritime Labour Convention. […]


Control Union prolongs and extends DNV-GL NDT approval

mei 24, 2020

Even in these challenging times, the importance of certified and approved services remains vital. This is why Control Union has been working with DNV-GL on a remote assessment for continuation and extension of the current NDT approval based on class program DNVGL-CP-0484. Recently this remote audit was performed and we are happy and proud to […]


110 more Senvion turbines now under contract – Deutsche Windtechnik is expanding its international service and technical support offering

mei 17, 2020

Deutsche Windtechnik is seeing strong growth in the number of Senvion turbines under contract. Service contracts have been signed for 110 additional turbines at 32 wind farms since the beginning of the year, ranging from type MM92 to type 6.2M. The onshore wind farms are located in Germany, Belgium, France and the UK and include […]


VDL Groep werkt mee aan beademingssystemen van Demcon

april 30, 2020

Drie VDL-bedrijven werken in sneltreinvaart mee aan de totstandkoming van honderden beademingssystemen van onze partner Demcon. Binnen drie weken is Demcon, met steun van VDL, erin geslaagd in Nederland een compleet beademingssysteem te ontwikkelen, produceren en testen dat geschikt is voor de beademing van coronapatiënten op de intensive care. Het ministerie van Volksgezondheid, Welzijn en […]


VDL Groep werkt mee aan beademingssystemen van Demcon

april 29, 2020

Drie VDL-bedrijven werken in sneltreinvaart mee aan de totstandkoming van honderden beademingssystemen van onze partner Demcon. Binnen drie weken is Demcon, met steun van VDL, erin geslaagd in Nederland een compleet beademingssysteem te ontwikkelen, produceren en testen dat geschikt is voor de beademing van coronapatiënten op de intensive care. Het ministerie van Volksgezondheid, Welzijn en […]


Delta Safety; Trainen in Coronatijd 

april 24, 2020

De eerste trsainingen in Corona tijd heeft Delta Safety inmiddels uitgevoerd. Om de veiligheid van zowel de cursisten als de medewerkers te kunnen waarborgen is de theorie digitaal via Microsoft Teams aangeboden. Het praktijkgedeelte vond aansluitend plaats (in één- op – één sessies of in kleine groepen) in het trainingscentrum. De eerste reacties van de […]


H2M SUCCESSFULLY PASSED ISO 9001:2015 AND SCC* RECERTIFICATION AUDIT

april 9, 2020

H2M took part in and successfully passed its recertification ISO 9001:2015 and SCC* 2017/6.0 audit. The audit covered all aspects of the Quality Management System with respect to H2M’s scope as “the design, sale, rental, manufacture, mobilization and demobilization of lightweight accommodation modules for the offshore industry” organization. As an ISO 9001:2015 and SCC* 2017/6.0 […]


Simwave Second annual audit DNV-GL

april 8, 2020

On Tuesday the 10th of March, DNV-GL carried out the second annual audit with regard to ISO 9001:2015 and DNVGL- ST-0029 Maritime Training Providers. Purpose of the audit was to assess the ability of the Management System to meet the provisions of mentioned standards, and on a sampling basis, to verify that these were implemented […]


LANKHORST ROPES DONATES MOORING LINES TO MERCY SHIPS

april 3, 2020

Lankhorst Ropes, through its US-based sister company Phillystran, has donated mooring lines to Mercy Ships, an international non-governmental, faith-based organization providing healthcare services to the world’s poorest countries. The Euroflex® ropes will be used to moor the Africa Mercy, the largest charity-run hospital ship in the world, dedicated to serving the people of sub-Saharan Africa. Formerly […]


Lubbers levert Covid-19 beschermingsmiddelen

maart 28, 2020

Het nieuws over het Covid-19 virus wordt door Lubbers Logistics Group (Lubbers) op de voet gevolgd. Onze eerste prioriteit is de gezondheid van onze medewerkers en die van directe en indirecte betrokkenen zoals familieleden, subcontractors en partners. De instructies vanuit de overheid en RIVM worden op de voet gevolgd en opgevolgd. Als wereldwijd logistiek dienstverlener […]


Ridderflex nieuwe website

maart 5, 2020

Nieuws onder zon: onze website Over het algemeen is er te weinig zon onder het nieuws. Maar nu hebben we een stralend nieuwtje: onze nieuwe website is een feit! En niet een beetje. Wij doen niet aan half werk; we hebben een compleet nieuwe huisstijl laten ontwikkelen. Het resultaat is verrassend fris en vooral eenvoudig […]


New OBC meeting

februari 26, 2020

March 4 Speakers from Geomill and Hydrauvision


Oceanwide sponsort Surfkids

februari 20, 2020

Surfkids is meer dan een platform dat kinderen samenbrengt, inspireert en entertaint. Surfkids is namelijk ook erg betrokken bij de maatschappij. Zo werkt Surfkids nauw samen met goede doelen als War Child, Make-a-Wish Nederland, Edukans, Metakids en Dream4kids. Surfkids ondersteunt deze doelen door een deel van het sponsor geld af te staan. Kortom, door Surfkids te steunen, worden ook andere doelen ondersteund.


WePayPeople overgenomen door People2.0

februari 18, 2020

Nederlandse payrolldienstverlener WePayPeople is overgenomen door People2.0, een onafhankelijk wereldwijd platform voor de inzet van flexwerkers met een hoofdkantoor in Exton (Verenigde Staten). De overname maakt deel uit van People2.0’s strategie om haar wereldwijde platform verder uit te breiden en te consolideren. De voorwaarden van de transactie zijn niet bekendgemaakt. De directie van WePayPeople blijft […]


ORA Customs Brexit moe

februari 2, 2020

Hadassah Vorm, eigenaar van ORA Customs, heeft een interessant stuk geschreven over Brexit: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/we-zijn-logistiek-nederland-z%C3%B3-brexit-moe-hadassah-vorm/


SEAMAR GROUP ACQUIRES ALABORG OFFSHORE SERVICES BV

januari 30, 2020

We are pleased to announce that the ship owning company “Alaborg Offshore Services BV“ has been added to the SeaMar Group of companies. The SeaMar Group has been a provider of guard vessels to the offshore industry over the past 13 years, during which the company already had a partial interest in Alaborg Offshore Services […]


SEAMAR AWARDED THE HONORARY TITLE “COMPANY OF THE YEAR 2019”

januari 19, 2020

Time to share the fantastic news that SeaMar won the title “Company of the year 2019”! We are very proud of Leo Balkema and Rory Balkema who took receipt of this honorary title last night during the New Year’s reception of the “Den Helder Entrepreneurs Association” in Club Seven at Willemsoord. Somewhat astonished, but of […]


First DNV-GL approved phased array topdrive shaft scanner

After a year of testing, design and development, Control Union (CU) and its sister company International Test Solutions (ITS) have developed a phased array topdrive shaft scanning tool that has recently been approved by DNV-GL as first of its kind in the world. This approval adds to the general DNV-GL NDT approvals and various Phased […]


WIRECO WORLDGROUP APPOINTS KEITH WHITE AS CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

januari 12, 2020

WireCo WorldGroup (“WireCo”) announced today that Keith White has been appointed Chief Executive Officer effective January 1, 2020, and will be serving on the Board of Directors. Interim Chief Executive Officer, Jay Townsend, will step down from his executive duties, but will remain actively involved with WireCo as Lead Independent Member of the Exec. Committee […]


OBC meeting 17-12-2019

december 19, 2019

Tijdens de laatste Offshore Business Club meeting van 2019 het traditionele stamppotbuffet bij Hilton Garden Inn te Oegstgeest. Presentaties verzorgd door; -IX Wind consultancy & engineering bedrijfspresentatie door Eric Kamphues. Zie voor meer informatie de website https://www.ixwind.com/ -Connector workshop over de impact en kracht van netwerken door Hans van Veen.


SEAMAR SERVICES BV SHARE BUYBACK FROM KVSA BV

november 30, 2019

To guarantee stability and enhance focus on their own activities, KVSA BV and SeaMar agreed to transfer the 51% shares in SeaMar Services BV from KVSA BV back to the family-owned Holding company. “We are looking back on a successful period during which the companies realized commercial synergies and shared their knowledge, strength and expertise” […]


DHSS contracted by Van Oord for call-off helicopter services

november 27, 2019

For the 269 MW Deutsche Bucht wind farm, DHSS was selected by Van Oord for a call-off helicopter services. Deutsche Bucht, located approximately 95 kilometres northwest of the island of Borkum, is the third North-Sea offshore wind farm to be built by Canadian power producer Northland Power. Van Oord was awarded the Balance of Plant […]


INTRAMAR® insurances established in 1994.

november 8, 2019

INTRAMAR started in 1994 as an independent insurance broker specific to the oil- and gas industry, in the broadest sense of the word. Both companies being active in the offshore sector as  those who in particular operate onshore, we may ever since see among our loyal customers. Within this industry, it is common practice to work with […]


Overname Go Green Logistics door Lubbers Logistics

november 2, 2019

Alle bedrijfsactiviteiten van Go Green Logistics zijn per 1 november 2019 volledig overgenomen door de Lubbers Logistics Group. Go Green Logistics is in 2018 opgericht als bedrijf dat zich richt op gespecialiseerde logistieke dienstverlening voor de windindustrie en aanverwante sectoren. Het bedrijf heeft zich de afgelopen anderhalf jaar een goede uitgangspositie verworven en staat nu […]


Zo bieden we de offshore industrie het beste 4G netwerk op de Noordzee

oktober 28, 2019

De uitdagingen van de offshore industrie zijn er legio. Het bevoorraden, onderhouden en faciliteren van booreilanden, olieplatformen en windmolenparken is geen sinecure. Niet gek dat er specialistische bedrijven zijn die zich bezig houden met de complexe infrastructuur die offshore mogelijk maakt. Veel van deze bedrijven verzamelden zich deze maand op Offshore Energy 2019, een vakbeurs speciaal […]


Damen Shipyards Group has delivered two additional Fast Crew Supplier (FCS) 3307 vessels

juli 30, 2019

Damen Shipyards Group has delivered two additional Fast Crew Supplier (FCS) 3307 vessels configured as patrol boats to leading West African offshore services supplier Homeland Integrated Offshore Services Limited (HIOSL), just five months after the contracts were signed. The handing over of Guardian 9and Guardian 10 adds to the existing FCS 3307 Patrol fleet that HIOSL has been operating for […]


Helicopter crew change DHSS

juli 29, 2019

Helicopter crew change DCV Aegir Heerema Marine Contractors by DHSS Aviation team. Helicopter Logistics for the Offshore Energy Industry is one of our main specialties. With more than 20 years of experience in this aviation activity, DHSS is your single point of contact. 


ANTHONY VEDER PREPARES FOR MEG4 WITH LANKHORST ROPES

juli 17, 2019

With the OCIMF raising the bar for mooring equipment for oil and gas tankers, leading small scale LNG carrier, Anthony Veder, is working with Lankhorst Ropes to bring its mooring practices in line with MEG4. Established in 1937, Anthony Veder is an integrated shipping company involved in all segments of gas shipping including petrochemical gases […]


Margetson Lawyers – SupplyTime 2017 – invoices that have not been disputed in time must be paid

juli 16, 2019

SupplyTime 2017 – invoices that have not been disputed in time must be paid Bimco SupplyTime 2017 – failure to challenge an invoice on time leads to an obligation to pay Judgment dated 14 May 2019 of Sir Ross Cranston sitting as High Court Judge (the “ATLANTIC TONJER”). N.J. Margetson Clause 12(e) of the Bimco […]


Deutsche Windtechnik wins contract to provide maintenance for Senvion 6.2M

juli 8, 2019

Deutsche Windtechnik wins contract to provide maintenance for Senvion 6.2M – all installed Senvion power classes are now service  Download the publication Effective immediately, the independent service provider Deutsche Windtechnik AG will now also provide maintenance for Senvion’s largest multi-megawatt class: the 6-MW power class. The international asset management firm re:cap global investors ag, Zug, Switzerland, […]


Winnaar PET Promotie Evenement Techniek 2019

juni 3, 2019

Op 3 juni 2019 was Abuco vertegenwoordigd op het PET Promotie Evenement Techniek op Willemsoord te Den Helder met als doelgroep basisschoolleerlingen van groep 7 en 8 uit de Kop van Noord-Holland. Dit PET Promotie Evenement Techniek is georganiseerd om het bedrijfsleven en onderwijs gericht op techniek dichter bij elkaar te brengen. Bij de stand […]


Holland Shipyards Group deepwater access and renewed focus on offshore construction

mei 30, 2019

DEEPWATER ACCESS AND RENEWED FOCUS ON OFFSHORE CONSTRUCTION As of January 2019, Holland Shipyards Group has a presence in the Port of Flushing, in the South of The Netherlands. Flushing Marine & Offshore (FMO) provides deepsea berths, quayside, open and covered storage, crane capacity and other forms of labor support that clients can make use […]


24VISION nominated for the Global Seatrade Maritime Awards

mei 7, 2019

24Vision was nominated for the Global Seatrade Maritime Awards. Recognizing ambition, innovation and achievement across all Maritime sectors, Seatrade Awards has been at the side of the industry it serves for over thirty years with a heritage as impressive as its roll of honor, it’s no surprise that Seatrade Awards is renowned by many as […]


ANNOUNCEMENT MR. JAMES BROKER SERVICES

april 4, 2019

On April 1st, 2019, (no joke) Mr. Perry Schot has joined the team of Mr James. As Managing Partner he will strengthen and lead the Broker Service department. Perry has been working in the maritime sector for more than 27 years. With experience in several roles and positions, he has a wide range of knowledge […]


A NEW CHALLENGE ON THE HORIZON!

januari 4, 2019

Mr. James starts a new service to support its clients. As part of the Swets group, one of Netherlands’ largest nautical service providers, Mr James Offshore Services has been supplying various services to the Offshore industry since 2014. From supplying crew and crew management for offshore purposes to complete connectivity solutions for on board vessels […]


Ridderflex offshore wind innovator 2018!

december 3, 2018

On Thursday the 29th of November, the winner of the Offshore Wind Innovation Challenge was announced: Ridderflex. (And we are so proud of it!). With this Challenge innovative startups, entrepreneurs and students were challenged to come up with solutions for specific problems in the construction and maintenance of wind farms. Our challenge was to develop […]


VDR is op zoek naar een Project Engineer m/v.

oktober 17, 2018

VDR is een groeiend bedrijf, dat werkzaamheden verricht in diverse sectoren waaronder offshore, agrarische machines en container-modificaties. De werkzaamheden vinden plaats in onze eigen werkplaats of op diverse locaties in binnen- en buitenland. Wij zijn op zoek naar een zelfstandig werkende collega, zonder 9 tot 5 mentaliteit. Tot het takenpakket behoren onder andere: ● Calculatiewerkzaamheden […]


Peterson awarded accreditation for occupational health and safety management

juni 4, 2018

Leading international energy logistics company, Peterson, has achieved the international standard ISO 45001:2018 accreditation for their occupational health and safety management system in the Netherlands. ISO 45001 is the new international standard for Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Management Systems, replacing the old British Standard OHSAS 18001:2007. The new standard provides a framework to improve […]


Save the date 28 June North Sea Offshore Ports edition Zeeland

juni 1, 2018

In the next few decades, the North Sea will be, as part of the Energy Transition, the main scene for a vast growing activity in offshore wind farm installation and operation and possible other renewable activities. Next to the regular operations in the oil and gas fields ten thousands of wind turbines will need to […]


Cofferdam Bonga SPM Nigeria

mei 23, 2018

Ontwerpgegevens Klant: FUGRO Project: Cofferdam Bonga SPM Nigeria Doel: Veilige werkruimte onder water Gewicht: 100 ton Probleemstelling FUGRO heeft de klus aangenomen om een beschadigde boei te repareren voor de kust van Nigeria. De boei heeft een aanvaring gehad met een tanker en hierdoor zijn de skirt en de hull beschadigd. De boei wegslepen en […]


VACATURE: ACCOUNT MANAGER OFFSHORE (RENEWABLES)

mei 14, 2018

Ben jij op zoek naar een nieuwe commerciële uitdaging? Zou je willen werken in één van de grootste en snelst groeiende industrieën? Heb je een winnaarsmentaliteit en wil je internationaal actief zijn? Dan zijn wij op zoek naar jou! Ter uitbreiding van ons salesteam zoeken wij een: ACCOUNT MANAGER OFFSHORE( RENEWABLES) In deze uitdagende en […]


North Sea Offshore Ports

april 30, 2018

In the next few decades, the North Sea will be, as part of the Energy Transition, the main scene for a vast growing activity in offshore wind farm installation and operation and possible other renewable activities. Next to the regular operations in the oil and gas fields ten thousands of wind turbines will need to […]


Miljoenenorder voor scheepsservicebedrijf DHSS in de Eemshaven

februari 14, 2018

Ze zijn nog volop aan het bouwen in de Eemshaven, maar nu heeft DHSS al een order te pakken en wat voor een. De komende jaren gaat het voor General Electric dat ook in de Eemshaven is gevestigd het management van het serviceschip verzorgen. ‘Dat gaat om een bedrag van zes nullen per jaar’, zegt […]


Mr. JAMES SHOWS THE CONNECTIVITY SOLUTIONS

februari 1, 2018

Mr. James (Stev-e) recently showcased their guests a demo of the connectivity possibilities. They had invited their guests in the harbour of Antwerp, so they could both experience it on land and on the water. Here you will find the overview of the day: vimeo.com/252669178


H2M SUCCESSFULLY PASSED ISO 9001:2015 AND SCC* ANNUAL SURVEILLANCE AUDIT

januari 8, 2018

On Friday 5th January H2M took part in and successfully passed its annual ISO 9001:2015 and SCC* 2008/5.1 surveillance audit. The audit covered all aspects of the Quality Management System with respect to H2M’s scope as “the design, sale, rental, manufacture, mobilization and demobilization of lightweight accommodation modules for the offshore industry” organization, and no […]


NEW INDUSTRY COLLABORATION LEADS THE WAY WITH VESSEL SHARING SCHEME IN THE CENTRAL AND NORTHERN NORTH SEA REGION

januari 5, 2018

Leading international energy logistics provider Peterson, together with founding partners Maersk Oil North Sea UK Limited, Petrofac and Dana Petroleum Ltd are celebrating the launch of a new vessel sharing scheme for the Central and Northern North Sea (CNNS) region. Operating out of Peterson’s Waterloo Quay facility in Aberdeen the vessel pool, which launched on […]


RIDDERFLEX THINKS ALONG WITH WIND & WATER WORKS

januari 3, 2018

The international campaing Wind & Water Works was launched at the end of 2017. The purpose of this campaign is to put the Netherlands on the map as the expert in wind energy at sea. Because the Dutch approach to Wind & Water ‘Works’. Ridderflex joined Wind & Water Works and thinks along: How can […]


Peterson awarded contract to provide integrated logistics for Chrysaor

november 30, 2017

Leading international energy logistics provider Peterson has been awarded a contract with Chrysaor to provide integrated logistics services for its operated assets in the UKCS. Initially for one year, with potential to be extended, the scope of work with Chrysaor, a business which is focused on the development and commercialisation of dormant oil and gas […]


OBC members welcome at Port of Rotterdam and SIF Offshore Foundations

With an exciting future ahead for Port of Rotterdam and SIF Offshore Foundations the OBC members are welcome to hear all about it at the next Offshore Business Club meeting on December 20, 2017.


POLYURETHANE PLUGS AND HANG-OFFS FOR RENTEL OFFSHORE WIND FARM 

november 6, 2017

Recently, Ridderflex completed a nice project for GeoSea (part of the DEME Group): producing customized polyurethane hang-offs and plugs. Ridderflex was also involved in the finetuning and testing the products. GeoSea won the EPCI contract (Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Installation) for Rentel: a brand new offshore wind farm in the Belgian North sea, approximately 40 km from the […]


Bek & Verburg/DHSS vestigt zich in Eemshaven

oktober 9, 2017

Groningen Seaports verwelkomt twee nieuwe bedrijven in de Groningse Eemshaven. De combinatie Bek & Verburg/DHSS vestigt zich gezamenlijk op een ruim één hectare groot terrein aan de Beatrixhaven. Bek & Verburg is een innovatieve scheepsafval inzamelaar en DHSS is vooral actief in de offshore windindustrie als aanbieder van diverse ondersteunende activiteiten, zoals scheepagentuur, helikopter services, […]


CONTRACTING – Offshore wind transport and logistics

september 28, 2017

On 28 September 2017 Nigel Margetson spoke about contracting in offshore wind transport and logistics. Nigel’s talk formed part of the DOB Academy’s two day course about offshore wind transport and logistics. DOB is an academy that offers offshore energy education for professionals. Nigel’s presentation can be downloaded from the below hyperlink: 170929 Presentation DOB-version […]


Supplytime 2017 – A discussion of some main changes

september 1, 2017

On 31 August 2017 Nigel Margetson (MVTZ), Nico de Wit (Intramar) and Perry Schot (F3O Offshore) organized a seminar in Flushing. Nico discussed insurance aspects of the Supplytime 2017 and Nigel discussed some main changes in the Supplytime 2017 form as compared to the Supplytime 2005. A copy of Nigel Margetson’s powerpoint presentation can be […]


H2M PROVIDES LIGHTWEIGHT ACCOMMODATION MODULES FOR VOS START

augustus 16, 2017

H2M Lightweight Modules has recently placed 8x 33ft. 2-men sleeper modules on VOS Start, a DP2, subsea-support walk-to-work vessel owned by Vroon Offshore Services Den Helder. The 33ft. modules were placed on board the newly built VOS Start in the harbour of Amsterdam (NL). H2M took care of transport and installation of the modules, stairs […]


Offshore Survival Solution – SRG International Introduce the Personal Sea Survival System (PS³)

juli 22, 2017

SRG International has introduced the PS³, an innovative, practical, and effective life-saving device. The system incorporates a unique combination of a SOLAS life jacket with an auto-inflating single person life raft. Packaged into an ultra-slim, detachable, lightweight backpack, the PS³ weighs in at less than 5kg. Designed for low maintenance and fully approved to the […]


Oceanwide supports Jack Up Barge B.V. with catering services @ Dolwin

juni 24, 2017

Oceanwide Offshore Catering from Den Helder supports Jack Up Barge B.V. with catering and hospitality services on board the JB 117 at the Dolwin project. The Oceanwide catering crew takes care of all daily meals and the housekeeping of the platform and guarantees a healthy and safe working environment.


DAMEN Shiprepair Amsterdam Yard Welcome film produced by NorthCmedia

juni 1, 2017

Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam is equipped with excellent facilities capable of meeting the highest expectations for both speed and quality of work. At the yard in Amsterdam they also operate a professional machine shop and a steel construction facility, Niron Staal. NorthCMedia produced the film. https://vimeo.com/211258270  


INTRAMAR lanceert een nieuwe oplossing voor het risico van slecht weer

mei 9, 2017

Weather DownTime presentation Weather DownTime Protection: kosten voor uitval door slecht weer is nu een verzekerbaar risico. Wind, zeegang, golffrequentie of stroming: als offshore operaties uitlopen door slechte weersomstandigheden, resulteert dit in extra kosten. Het delen van dit risico blijkt voor veel contractors en opdrachtgevers een lastig onderhandelingselement. Het afdekken van de kostenoverschrijdingen door slecht […]


Welding method qualifications

april 15, 2017

In April 2017, Abuco replaced her ‘old’ welding method qualifications for ≤S355. With the new qualifications, Abuco meets the requirements set forth in the current standards * and we are authorized to weld 3-150 thick in all welding positions. * Standards: EN-ISO 15614-1, LR Rules MTCM, DNVGL-OS-C401 and AWS D1.1


IPS Powerful People OHSAS 18001 audit success

april 5, 2017

IPS Powerful People was audited by an external OHSAS 18001 auditor from Bureau Veritas to check the iPS Health and Safety system of our offices in the Netherlands, UAE and UK. The auditor performed physical audits in both r HQ and Scheveningen office. The offices in the UAE and UK were audited via video conference. […]


NEW APPOINTMENTS AT FORCE 3 OFFSHORE

maart 30, 2017

  Force3 Offshore Services has announced the appointment of two new members to its team. Des Hart and Yul Thomson have joined the company having previously worked for Aberdeen based shipbrokers. They bring with them a wealth of experience and knowledge of the offshore oil and gas and renewables markets. “We see signals of change in the oil and gas market and steady growth in the offshore […]


Holland Shipyards mobilisation GTO XIX Van Oord

maart 3, 2017

For Van Oord Holland Shipyards has built a number of supports to set up drilling equipment to drill piles for the windmill industry. In 3 weeks time, 100 tons of steel is processed into offshore construction. The pontoon GTO XIX will be used for Walney and Arkona. This to transport a hammer, a drill and […]


Januari 2017 – nieuwe OBC deelnemer

februari 7, 2017

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